Spring Floods Sweep Across Central Asia

Spring Floods Sweep Across Central Asia

Rivers overtopped their banks and submerged thousands of homes in Russia and Kazakhstan.

Published Apr 16, 2024

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How Deep Was Death Valley’s Temporary Lake?

How Deep Was Death Valley’s Temporary Lake?

Researchers used satellite data to calculate the depth of water in this transient freshwater body.

Published Apr 16, 2024

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Looking Up and Down During the Eclipse

Looking Up and Down During the Eclipse

Astronauts and photographers captured unforgettable views of Earth and the Sun as the Moon’s shadow swept across North America.

Published Apr 12, 2024

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Antelope Valley Abloom

Antelope Valley Abloom

Poppies are sparse, but yellow wildflowers are blooming in Southern California.

Published Apr 15, 2024

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Towering Brandberg

Towering Brandberg

This reddish “burning mountain” of granite is the highest point in Namibia.

Published Apr 14, 2024

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