Kilauea's June 27 Lava Flow
Earth Observatory , 8 hours ago
Landsat 8 captured these images of lava moving through forests in Hawaii on September 24, 2014.
Nordic Lights
Earth Observatory , 8 hours ago
Iceland, Norway, Finland, and Sweden have some of the world's highest rates of electricity consumption per person.
Sediment Plumes Around Greenland
Earth Observatory , September 30, 2014
A milky hue in the ocean hints that meltwater has left the ice sheet.
New posts in the Earth Matters blog - September Puzzler
Earth Observatory , September 29, 2014
Ontake Erupts
Earth Observatory , September 29, 2014
In September 2014, an unexpected eruption proved deadly for dozens of hikers on Japan's Mount Ontake.
Fall Colors Arriving
Earth Observatory , September 29, 2014
A process that occurs on a micro scale in trees shows up on a macro scale in satellite imagery.
Waking Up Puget Sound
Earth Observatory , September 28, 2014
Sunglint and ships make interesting patterns in the waters offshore from Seattle.
Breaking Bad on the Beach
Earth Observatory , September 27, 2014
Ship-breaking operations along the coast of Bangladesh recycle old vessels into raw steel and marine supplies.
New posts in the Earth Matters blog - Goodbye Groundwater: GPS and Satellites Reveal an...
Earth Observatory , September 26, 2014
New posts in the Earth Matters blog - Help Us Make a Satellite Version of the ABCs
Earth Observatory , September 26, 2014
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