Water

Hurricane Teddy Approaches Nova Scotia
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Hurricane Teddy Approaches Nova Scotia

The U.S. National Hurricane Center warned of heavy rain and strong winds across the region, as well as large, destructive waves.

Published Sep 22, 2020

Atmosphere Land Water Severe Storms

Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Second-Lowest Extent
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Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Second-Lowest Extent

The Arctic sea ice extent continues its long-term downward trend.

Published Sep 22, 2020

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Persistent Phytoplankton
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Persistent Phytoplankton

The waters off of Newfoundland were colored by coccolithophore blooms for two months.

Published Sep 21, 2020

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A Meeting of Smoke and Storms
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A Meeting of Smoke and Storms

Satellites tracked smoke from wildfires as it spanned the continental United States and followed winds around two hurricanes.

Published Sep 17, 2020

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Moraleda Channel, Chile
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Moraleda Channel, Chile

Carved out by ancient glaciers, this portion of the coastal Andes is rich with glacial fjords, complex shorelines, active volcanoes, and marine life.

Published Sep 11, 2020

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