Unique Imagery

The Undulations of Wave Clouds
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The Undulations of Wave Clouds

When undular bores ripple through the atmosphere, they leave remarkable patterns in the clouds.

Published Oct 9, 2020

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Superior Fall Colors
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Superior Fall Colors

In autumn, the leaves on deciduous trees change colors as they lose chlorophyll, the molecule that plants use to synthesize food.

Published Sep 29, 2020

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Double Cloud Trouble
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Double Cloud Trouble

Two atmospheric rivers hit Australia’s east and west coasts with severe rains on the same day.

Published Aug 13, 2020

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Winter Light for Antarctica
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Winter Light for Antarctica

A satellite caught a glimpse of the aurora australis over the Southern Ocean in July 2020.

Published Jul 29, 2020

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An Astronaut’s View of an Annular Eclipse
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An Astronaut’s View of an Annular Eclipse

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station shot a photograph of the Moon’s shadow crossing the Earth on June 21, 2020.

Published Jun 23, 2020

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