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Summer Bloom in the Argentine Sea

Summer Bloom in the Argentine Sea

The milky green and blue phytoplankton developed where warmer, saltier coastal waters from the subtropics meet colder, fresher waters flowing from the south.

Published Dec 21, 2018

Image of the Day Life Water Remote Sensing

Watercolor Painting of Water Colors

Watercolor Painting of Water Colors

A colorful image of the Arabian Sea shows the various types of activities occurring in the waters.

Published Dec 21, 2018

Image of the Day Water

O Christmas Tree! from Space

O Christmas Tree! from Space

Shaped like an evergreen conifer, Lake Dukan is the largest lake in Iraqi Kurdistan.

Published Dec 21, 2018

Image of the Day Water Human Presence

All of You on the Good Earth

All of You on the Good Earth

These iconic photos are not new, but their message never gets old.

Published Dec 21, 2018

Image of the Day Life Human Presence

Snow over Antarctica Buffered Sea Level Rise

Snow over Antarctica Buffered Sea Level Rise

It snowed more, but the mass gained only compensates for some of the ice being lost in Antarctica.

Published Dec 20, 2018

Image of the Day Land Snow and Ice