Undercutting Sverdrup Glacier

Undercutting Sverdrup Glacier

Warming seas are accelerating the retreat of Greenland’s coastal glaciers.

Published Jan 26, 2021

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

NASA Data Aid Food Security Assessments in Kenya

NASA Data Aid Food Security Assessments in Kenya

Cropland masks and other environmental data can help agriculture agencies pinpoint where support is most needed.

Published Jan 25, 2021

Image of the Day Land Human Presence Remote Sensing

Bustling Persian Gulf at Night

Bustling Persian Gulf at Night

City lights and shipping traffic mark one of the world’s major economic crossroads.

Published Jan 24, 2021

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West Virginia’s First National Park

West Virginia’s First National Park

One of the oldest rivers in the world is famous for its extreme sports and hunting.

Published Jan 23, 2021

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Potent Atmospheric Rivers Douse the Pacific Northwest

Potent Atmospheric Rivers Douse the Pacific Northwest

In mid-January 2021, the Pacific Northwest of North America was soaked by several episodes of heavy rainfall, leading to widespread flooding and landslides.

Published Jan 22, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Remote Sensing