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Losing Ice in Svalbard

Losing Ice in Svalbard

Several tidewater glaciers in the southern part of Spitsbergen are retreating because of rising air temperatures. Read more

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Features

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Kilauea From Orbit

Kilauea From Orbit

In early May 2018, an eruption on Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began to unfold. Here’s what satellites saw in the first few weeks of the eruption. Read more

April 2018 Highlights

April 2018 Highlights

Astronauts regularly shoot photographs of their earthly home. In celebration of National Astronaut Day, NASA Earth Observatory presents some recent eye-catchers from the International Space Station. Read more

March 2018 Highlights

March 2018 Highlights

In March 2018, NASA Earth Observatory published satellite images, maps, and data visualizations as "Image of the Day." Here are five of our favorites. Read more

Melting Beauty: The Icefields of Patagonia

Melting Beauty: The Icefields of Patagonia

The Patagonian icefields stretch for hundreds of kilometers atop the Andes mountain range in South America. Change here is rapid, as the icefields are melting away at some of the highest rates on the planet. Read more

Landsat 8 Turns 5

Landsat 8 Turns 5

The Landsat series of satellites have been chronicling changes on Earth’s surface for 46 years. In the past five years, Landsat 8 has brought us an unparalleled look at the beauty and dynamism of our planet. Read more

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Natural Hazards

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Superior SedimentJune 19, 2018
Superior Sediment
Image of the Day Southern SoakerJune 18, 2018
Southern Soaker
Image of the Day Massive Amounts of Rain in MichiganJune 14, 2018
Massive Amounts of Rain in Michigan
Image of the Day Waves of Dust Over the Red SeaJune 11, 2018
Waves of Dust Over the Red Sea
Tropical Storm AlettaJune 7, 2018
Tropical Storm Aletta
Image of the Day Dry Season Fires in AustraliaJune 5, 2018
Dry Season Fires in Australia
Image of the Day A Deadly Eruption Rocks Guatemala June 3, 2018
A Deadly Eruption Rocks Guatemala
Image of the Day Powerful Dust Storms in Western AsiaMay 28, 2018
Powerful Dust Storms in Western Asia
Image of the Day Cyclone Duo Hits the Middle EastMay 23, 2018
Cyclone Duo Hits the Middle East
Image of the Day The Infrared Glow of Kilauea’s Lava FlowsMay 23, 2018
The Infrared Glow of Kilauea’s Lava Flows
Fires in ManitobaMay 21, 2018
Fires in Manitoba
Image of the Day Kilauea Continues to EruptMay 14, 2018
Kilauea Continues to Erupt
Image of the Day Lava Consumes Vacationland and Kapoho BayMay 14, 2018
Lava Consumes Vacationland and Kapoho Bay
Image of the Day Rain Soaks the Empty QuarterMay 13, 2018
Rain Soaks the Empty Quarter
Image of the Day A Seldom Seen South American CycloneMay 9, 2018
A Seldom Seen South American Cyclone
Image of the Day Dramatic Flooding in Eastern AfricaMay 9, 2018
Dramatic Flooding in Eastern Africa
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World of Change

Satellite images showing how our world— forests, oceans, cities, even the Sun— has changed in recent decades.
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Blue Marble

Composite satellite images of the entire Earth.
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Earth at Night

The night side of Earth twinkles with light in these composite global and regional views.
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Experiments

Hands-on educational activities.
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Visible Earth

A catalog of NASA images and animations of our home planet.
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NASA Earth Observations

View, download, and analyze imagery of Earth science data.
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