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Remote Sensing

Lava Lake Discovered on Mount Michael
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Lava Lake Discovered on Mount Michael

Scientists confirmed a stable pond of lava exists within the crater, raising the planet’s known number of lava lakes to seven.

Published Jul 18, 2019

Image of the Day Remote Sensing

Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia
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Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

At least seven million people in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Pakistan have been displaced or had their lives disrupted by flooding in July 2019.

Published Jul 17, 2019

Image of the Day Remote Sensing

Green Space is Good for Mental Health
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Green Space is Good for Mental Health

New study uses satellite and demographic data to show how the prolonged presence of green space is important for a healthy society.

Published Jul 15, 2019

Image of the Day Land Human Presence Remote Sensing

Iceland’s Waters Abloom
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Iceland’s Waters Abloom

July 2019 brought the latest display of a phytoplankton bloom that occurs every year in the North Atlantic Ocean.

Published Jul 12, 2019

Image of the Day Water Remote Sensing

Smoke Spreads Across Ontario
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Smoke Spreads Across Ontario

Smoke from fires burning along the Ontario border dipped south into the United States.

Published Jul 8, 2019

Fires Remote Sensing