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Dust and Haze

Traces of Australia on New Zealand Glaciers
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Traces of Australia on New Zealand Glaciers

Carried by the wind, dust and ash particles from Australia have painted some South Island glaciers with a brown-orange tint.

Published Jan 3, 2020

Image of the Day Dust and Haze Snow and Ice

Bodélé Dust
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Bodélé Dust

The dried-up lake bed in Chad is a major source of atmospheric dust.

Published Dec 16, 2019

Image of the Day Land Dust and Haze Remote Sensing

Haze Smothers Northern India
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Haze Smothers Northern India

Air pollution has reached hazardous levels in some areas.

Published Nov 4, 2019

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Fires on the Flanks of Volcanoes
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Fires on the Flanks of Volcanoes

Despite appearances, the fires do not seem to be related to eruptions or lava flows.

Published Oct 25, 2019

Land Dust and Haze Fires Remote Sensing

A Beautiful Moment Over the Indian Ocean
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A Beautiful Moment Over the Indian Ocean

The interplay of a thunderstorm, dust, clouds, and gravity waves came together to create this scene.

Published Oct 24, 2019

Image of the Day Atmosphere Dust and Haze Unique Imagery