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This Sentinel-1A radar image was processed to depict water in blue and land in earthen colours. It features some of the Azore islands about 1600 km west of Lisbon, including the turtle-shaped Faial, the dagger-like Sao Jorge and Pico Island, with Mount Pico reaching over 2351 m in height.
Antarctic Ozone Hole
The Antarctic ozone hole, which typically reaches its annual peak area between mid-September and early October, formed more slowly this year.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly captured this photograph from the International Space Station on Oct. 7, 2015.
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), in collaboration with numerous universities and government laboratories studying the effects of dusty plasmas
It was rain that wouldn't quit. A weather system fueled by warm moisture streaming in from the Atlantic Ocean on Oct. 3 and 4 relentlessly dumped between one and two feet of rain across most of South Carolina.
Astronaut Scott Kelly posted this photo of Spain taken from the International Space Station on Instagram.
This Sentinel-2A false colour image features the city of Berlin. As well as being Germany's capital and its largest city, Berlin is also considered the cultural centre of the country.
At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 UTC) on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 the center of Hurricane Joaquin was located near latitude 24.7 North, longitude 72.6 West.
In parts of Northern California, background ozone levels already account for more than three-quarters of total ozone, leaving little room for local ozone production if stricter standards go into effect.
This high-resolution optical image from Sentinel-2A on 5 August 2015 shows Athens and surroundings. The various colours clearly point out different aspects of the image.
The world's oceans have seen significant declines in certain types of microscopic plant-life at the base of the marine food chain, according to a new NASA study.
By mid-summer each year, vibrant blue meltwater lakes dot the surface of the Greenland Ice Sheet.
Phytoplankton communities and sea ice limn the turbulent flow field around Iceland in this Suomi-NPP/VIIRS scene collected on June 14, 2015.
This Sentinel-2A 'colour vision' image captures part of the Mississippi swamps on the east and west banks of the Mississippi River, south of New Orleans and north of the Mississippi Delta.
NASA Administrator Bolden: NASA is deeply committed to Earth science and the value it provides people around the globe. We have been since our founding.
A laser-based instrument for mapping the 3-D structure of Earth's forests has passed a major milestone toward deployment on the International Space Station (ISS).
According to a NASA analysis of satellite data, the 2015 Arctic sea ice minimum extent is the fourth lowest on record since observations from space began
On July 28th at Google, NASA's Steve Hipskind spoke on the topic of "No Place Like Home: How (and Why) Does NASA Study the Earth from Space?" This video is part of an ongoing series of "Talks at Google".
In 2013, this part of Bahia State in Brazil included just a single center-pivot irrigation circle.
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