Snow and Ice

South Island Alps
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South Island Alps

Plate tectonics and glaciers dramatically shaped the landscape of the New Zealand island.

Published May 9, 2021

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Bothnian Bay Before the Breakup
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Bothnian Bay Before the Breakup

Before it is wiped away by spring melting, sea ice in the northern Baltic Sea displays some compelling patterns.

Published May 4, 2021

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Earth — A Photo-Essay
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Earth — A Photo-Essay

NASA has a unique vantage point for observing the beauty and wonder of Earth and for making sense of it. The images in this book tell a story of a 4.5-billion-year-old planet where there is always something new to see.

Published Apr 28, 2021

Atmosphere Land Water Snow and Ice Remote Sensing

Omsk Shakes off Winter Frost
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Omsk Shakes off Winter Frost

After months of snow cover, the region is shedding its winter coat.

Published Apr 24, 2021

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Tracking an Antarctic Iceberg’s Epic Journey
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Tracking an Antarctic Iceberg’s Epic Journey

The long voyage of one of the planet’s largest bergs—A-68A—has come to an end.

Published Apr 21, 2021

Image of the Day Snow and Ice Remote Sensing Sea and Lake Ice Videos