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Remote Sensing

Ash and Snow at Shiveluch
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Ash and Snow at Shiveluch

An eruption from one of the most active volcanoes on the Kamchatka Peninsula deposited a long trail of ash across the landscape.

Published Apr 19, 2019

Image of the Day Volcanoes Remote Sensing

Tracking Peruvian Forest Loss from Space
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Tracking Peruvian Forest Loss from Space

The Madre de Dios region has a rich concentration of endemic species, but their habitats are being threatened by human activity.

Published Apr 18, 2019

Image of the Day Land Human Presence Remote Sensing

Lake Aculeo Dries Up
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Lake Aculeo Dries Up

Persistent drought and intensive water use has proven too much for this lake in Chile.

Published Apr 17, 2019

Image of the Day Water Remote Sensing

Return of the GEDI’s First Data
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Return of the GEDI’s First Data

Spaceborne laser observations show fine details of forests and land topography.

Published Apr 12, 2019

Image of the Day Land Remote Sensing

Unhealthy Smoke Over Thailand
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Unhealthy Smoke Over Thailand

Wildfires and agricultural burning have produced thick haze for the past month.

Published Apr 12, 2019

Atmosphere Land Fires Human Presence Remote Sensing