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Natural Event

Smoke from Apple Fire Spreads
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Smoke from Apple Fire Spreads

Wildfire smoke from California traveled hundreds to miles and obscured skies in central Arizona.

Published Aug 3, 2020

Atmosphere Heat Land Fires Human Presence Remote Sensing

Hurricane Isaias Moves Over the Caribbean
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Hurricane Isaias Moves Over the Caribbean

The category 1 hurricane is headed for a brush with Florida’s Atlantic Coast.

Published Jul 31, 2020

Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing

Phytoplankton Surge in Arctic Waters
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Phytoplankton Surge in Arctic Waters

The floating plant-like organisms are showing up in higher concentrations across the Arctic Ocean.

Published Jul 30, 2020

Image of the Day Heat Water Snow and Ice Remote Sensing Water Color

Winter Light for Antarctica
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Winter Light for Antarctica

A satellite caught a glimpse of the aurora australis over the Southern Ocean in July 2020.

Published Jul 29, 2020

Atmosphere Unique Imagery Remote Sensing

Hurricane Hanna Makes Landfall
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Hurricane Hanna Makes Landfall

The category 1 hurricane caused flooding in southern parts of Texas.

Published Jul 27, 2020

Land Water Severe Storms