Mount Nemrut’s Compelling Caldera

Mount Nemrut’s Compelling Caldera

Lakes and lava flows fill the depression atop this geologically young stratovolcano in eastern Türkiye.

Published Feb 25, 2024

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Sediment Fans Out Over the Yangtze Bank

Sediment Fans Out Over the Yangtze Bank

A distinct plume of suspended sediment is a persistent winter feature off China’s coast.

Published Feb 24, 2024

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Nusantara: A New Capital City in the Forest

Nusantara: A New Capital City in the Forest

The future site of Indonesia’s new capital saw rapid change between 2022 and 2024.

Published Feb 23, 2024

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Drought Parches Morocco

Drought Parches Morocco

Reservoirs are running out of water and crops are browning in the North African country.  

Published Feb 22, 2024

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A Rare Tropical Storm in the South Atlantic

A Rare Tropical Storm in the South Atlantic

Akará is only the third such storm recorded in the region since 2015.

Published Feb 20, 2024

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