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Lava Lake Discovered on Mount Michael

Lava Lake Discovered on Mount Michael

Scientists confirmed a stable pond of lava exists within the crater, raising the planet’s known number of lava lakes to seven.

Published Jul 18, 2019

Image of the Day Remote Sensing

Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

At least seven million people in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Pakistan have been displaced or had their lives disrupted by flooding in July 2019.

Published Jul 17, 2019

Image of the Day Remote Sensing

Green Space is Good for Mental Health

Green Space is Good for Mental Health

New study uses satellite and demographic data to show how the prolonged presence of green space is important for a healthy society.

Published Jul 15, 2019

Image of the Day Land Human Presence Remote Sensing

Wildfires in Krasnoyarsk

Wildfires in Krasnoyarsk

Dozens of fires raged in the southern part of the Siberian region.

Published Jul 12, 2019

Heat Fires

Kolyma’s Annual Purge

Kolyma’s Annual Purge

Every June, the Kolyma River thaws and carries organic materials that stain the Arctic Ocean.

Published Jul 12, 2019

Image of the Day Land Water