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Atmosphere

Hagibis Heads Toward Japan
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Hagibis Heads Toward Japan

A broad region could experience destructive winds as the typhoon approaches land.

Published Oct 11, 2019

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Super Typhoon Hagibis
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Super Typhoon Hagibis

The typhoon grew from a tropical storm to a category 5 storm in less than a day.

Published Oct 8, 2019

Atmosphere Water Severe Storms

Cyclone Hikaa Hits Oman
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Cyclone Hikaa Hits Oman

The storm reached the coast of the Arabian Peninsula with maximum winds between 120-130 kilometers per hour.

Published Sep 24, 2019

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EO On This Day
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EO On This Day

In honor of our 20th anniversary, we offer a selection of some of the most beautiful, newsworthy, interesting, and scientifically important images from the past 20 years — one for each day of the calendar year.

Published Sep 24, 2019

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Smoke Blankets Borneo
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Smoke Blankets Borneo

Fires burning in peat deposits in Indonesia release gases and particles that have consequences for public health and the climate.

Published Sep 17, 2019

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