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Remote Sensing

Major Greenland Glacier Is Growing
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Major Greenland Glacier Is Growing

Jakobshavn Glacier has grown for the third year in a row, and scientists attribute the change to cool ocean waters.

Published Jun 14, 2019

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Beauty and a Burden in the Norwegian Sea
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Beauty and a Burden in the Norwegian Sea

Harmless phytoplankton put on a stunning display, while another less-visible species wreaked havoc on salmon farms.

Published Jun 6, 2019

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Tropical Cyclones are Stalling More
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Tropical Cyclones are Stalling More

Storms in the North Atlantic are lingering longer near the coast, leading to significantly more rainfall.

Published Jun 6, 2019

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Bloom in the Parent Stream
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Bloom in the Parent Stream

Fueled by the Oyashio current, the waters off of northeastern Japan support a bounty of phytoplankton and fishes.

Published Jun 4, 2019

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The Urbanization of Ulaanbaatar
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The Urbanization of Ulaanbaatar

The Mongolian capital is spreading outward as migrants from the countryside fill neighborhoods on the fringes of the city.

Published Jun 3, 2019

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