Curious Clouds in the Transantarctic Mountains

Curious Clouds in the Transantarctic Mountains

Smooth, soft-edged clouds hovered over the Eisenhower Range in Victoria Land, Antarctica.

Published Jan 19, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Land Snow and Ice Remote Sensing

Changing Atlanta

Changing Atlanta

Martin Luther King Jr. came of age in one of the fastest growing cities in the United States.

Published Jan 18, 2021

Image of the Day Land Human Presence Remote Sensing

From Automobiles to Armstrong

From Automobiles to Armstrong

Cleveland’s urban layout has evolved as time and technology have advanced.

Published Jan 17, 2021

Image of the Day Human Presence

Turkey Experiences Intense Drought

Turkey Experiences Intense Drought

Multiple seasons of below-average rainfall have affected the country’s drinking water supplies and groundwater reservoirs.

Published Jan 16, 2021

Image of the Day Water Remote Sensing

2020 Tied for Warmest Year on Record

2020 Tied for Warmest Year on Record

Earth’s average temperature has risen more than 1.2°C (2°F) since the late 19th century.

Published Jan 15, 2021

Image of the Day Atmosphere Heat Remote Sensing World of Change Temperature Extremes