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Human Presence

Catching Rays in the Desert
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Catching Rays in the Desert

Egypt is near completion of one of the world’s largest solar energy installations.

Published Oct 18, 2019

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A Trail of Night Lights
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A Trail of Night Lights

This composite image was made from more than 400 photos taken as the International Space Station traveled from Namibia toward the Red Sea.

Published Oct 17, 2019

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Hagibis Floods Japan
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Hagibis Floods Japan

The typhoon’s rapid intensification was followed by far-reaching damage in Honshu.

Published Oct 15, 2019

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Hagibis Heads Toward Japan
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Hagibis Heads Toward Japan

A broad region could experience destructive winds as the typhoon approaches land.

Published Oct 11, 2019

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Virginia’s Volcanic Past
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Virginia’s Volcanic Past

A small volcano erupted in the Shenandoah Valley 48 million years ago.

Published Oct 11, 2019

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