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Dust and Haze

Haze Smothers Northern India
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Haze Smothers Northern India

Air pollution has reached hazardous levels in some areas.

Published Nov 4, 2019

Image of the Day Atmosphere Dust and Haze Fires Human Presence

Fires on the Flanks of Volcanoes
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Fires on the Flanks of Volcanoes

Despite appearances, the fires do not seem to be related to eruptions or lava flows.

Published Oct 25, 2019

Land Dust and Haze Fires Remote Sensing

A Beautiful Moment Over the Indian Ocean
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A Beautiful Moment Over the Indian Ocean

The interplay of a thunderstorm, dust, clouds, and gravity waves came together to create this scene.

Published Oct 24, 2019

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Dust Storm in Southern Africa
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Dust Storm in Southern Africa

Fierce wind picked up and carried huge plumes of sand and dust westward toward the Atlantic Ocean.

Published Sep 25, 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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