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EO On This Day
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EO On This Day

In honor of our 20th anniversary, we offer a selection of some of the most beautiful, newsworthy, interesting, and scientifically important images from the past 20 years — one for each day of the calendar year.

Published Jun 19, 2019

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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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Lena Delta Shakes Off Winter
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Lena Delta Shakes Off Winter

After seven months encased in snow and ice, the delta emerges for the short Arctic summer.

Published Jun 13, 2019

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A White June in the Rockies
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A White June in the Rockies

For this late in the year, snowpack is remarkably deep in Colorado and Utah.

Published Jun 11, 2019

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Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
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Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Where some of the park’s most notable glaciers end, a series of colorful glacial lakes begin.

Published Jun 10, 2019

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