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A Transylvanian Transect for Halloween
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A Transylvanian Transect for Halloween

ICESat-2 collected some perspective on the legendary landscape of Vlad and Dracula.

Published Oct 31, 2019

Image of the Day Land Unique Imagery Human Presence Remote Sensing

Lights Out after Cyclone Fani
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Lights Out after Cyclone Fani

The powerful storm, one of the worst to hit India since 1999, knocked out electricity across the state of Odisha.

Published May 8, 2019

Image of the Day Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing

Lights Out in Hatteras
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Lights Out in Hatteras

A power outage brought darkness to parts of North Carolina’s Outer Banks.

Published Jul 31, 2017

Human Presence Remote Sensing

The Oil Fires in Qayyarah Are Out
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The Oil Fires in Qayyarah Are Out

Iraqi firefighters have extinguished oil fires that have been burning for months.

Published Apr 5, 2017

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Gas Flares in the Gulf
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Gas Flares in the Gulf

Rigs gather oil and natural gas from Bahía de Campeche.

Published Jan 27, 2017

Water Human Presence Remote Sensing