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Earth: January 2021



The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the Tanezrouft Basin - one of the most desolate parts of the Sahara Desert.


The Chuska Mountains of the Navajo Nation in New Mexico are pictured from the International Space Station as it orbited 262 miles above the "Land of Enchantment."


Deforestation dropped by 18 percent in two years in African countries where organizations subscribed to receive warnings from a new service using satellites to detect decreases in forest cover in the tropics.