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Clear Skies Over Alaska

Clear Skies Over Alaska

Views of mainland Alaska from the ISS are uncommon due to frequent cloud cover and the limits of the ISS orbit trajectory.

Published Sep 22, 2019

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Downpours Flood Southeast Texas

Downpours Flood Southeast Texas

Parts of Houston and Beaumont are underwater after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda moved through the area.

Published Sep 21, 2019

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The Long Bridge to “Silk City”

The Long Bridge to “Silk City”

Kuwait’s largest construction project is intended to help reshape the country’s economy.

Published Sep 20, 2019

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Drought Reveals Lost “Spanish Stonehenge”

Drought Reveals Lost “Spanish Stonehenge”

The Dolmen de Guadalperal resurfaced after five decades underwater.

Published Sep 19, 2019

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Smoke Blankets Borneo

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 18, 2019

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