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This animation of imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite shows Hurricane Sandra from Nov. 25 to Nov. 27 off the coast of western Mexico.
Essential Climate Variables.
The European Space Agency has released this series of videos that focus on Essential Climate Variable's including Greenhouse Gases, Fires, Clouds, Ozone, Sea Surface Temperatures to help us better understand our changing world.
This false-colour image of south Khartoum in Sudan was one of the first from Sentinel-2A on 28 June, five days after it arrived in orbit.
The journey for volcanic rocks found on many volcanic islands began deep within the Earth.
NASA's Operation IceBridge, an airborne survey of polar ice, recently finalized two overlapping campaigns at both of Earth's poles.
The next crew to live and work at the Concordia Antarctic research station has arrived in the white desert.
This true-colour image of Merida was taken by Sentinel-2A on 11 August. Home to some 60 000 people, Merida is the capital of the autonomous community of Extremadura, in western Spain.
El Niño: An unusually warm pool of water off the west coast of South America, usually arriving around Christmas time, linked with complex, large-scale interactions between the atmosphere and ocean in the Pacific.
The ice-covered Arctic Ocean is a more important factor concerning the concentration of the greenhouse gas methane in the atmosphere than previously assumed.
Monsoons swell the mighty rivers of Bangladesh every year, often with disastrous results.
This impressive false-colour image features the city of Qingdao and its surroundings, in China's eastern Shandong province.
It's big. It's cold. And it's melting into the world's ocean.
Carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere by human activities influences the amount of the sun's energy trapped by Earth's atmosphere.
The first supply aircraft in over six months landed at Europe's Concordia station on 6 November, bringing long-awaited equipment, food including fresh fruit and replacement personnel.
An international team of scientists has discovered the first oceanic microplate in the Indian Ocean--helping identify when the initial collision between India and Eurasia occurred, leading to the birth of the Himalayas.
This image from Sentinel-2A on 13 August features Cairo, in Egypt. The capital of Egypt, Cairo is one of the largest cities in Africa. It has existed for over 1000 years on the same spot on the Nile River banks. Located in the northeastern part of the country, Cairo is the passage to the Nile delta.
Tropical Cyclone Chapala made landfall in Yemen early on November 3 (Eastern Standard Time) and made history as the first land-falling tropical storm in 30 years of record-keeping.
A team of NASA and university scientists has developed a new way to use satellite measurements to track changes in Atlantic Ocean currents, which are a driving force in global climate.
A new NASA study says that an increase in Antarctic snow accumulation that began 10,000 years ago is currently adding enough ice to the continent to outweigh the increased losses from its thinning glaciers.
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