New posts in the Notes from the Field blog - Preparing for the Trip North
Earth Observatory , 1 hour ago
New posts in the Notes from the Field blog - Mangroves, Mud, and More
Earth Observatory , 1 hour ago
Mangrove forests are disappearing faster than any other tropical environment. NASA scientists are working to understand how human activities coupled with land use/ land cover change have altered mangrove environments.
New posts in the Earth Matters blog - Puzzling Evidence
Earth Observatory , 1 hour ago
Activity at Bardarbunga Volcano, Iceland
Earth Observatory , 1 hour ago
Cloud cover parted just enough to see a hotspot at this erupting Icelandic volcano.
Ash on New Britain
Earth Observatory , 1 hour ago
Forests west of Mount Tavurvur got a fresh coat of ash after Rabaul volcano erupted explosively on August 29, 2014.
Hell with the Lid Taken Off
Earth Observatory , September 01, 2014
Air pollution far more severe than what's common today used to plague many American towns and cities.
New posts in the Notes from the Field blog - Time for a new target: HS3 turns focus to the Bay...
Earth Observatory , August 31, 2014
King Sound
Earth Observatory , August 31, 2014
Off the northwestern coast of Australia, the sound has the second greatest daily tidal change in the world.
Contour Plowing in the Palouse
Earth Observatory , August 30, 2014
By planting in narrow strips and plowing in patterns that mimic the natural contours of the land, farmers in southeastern Washington are trying to prevent productive soils from washing away.
Citizen Science with Night Images
Earth Observatory , August 29, 2014
Astronauts collect a lot of photos of Earth at night, but they don''t always know what they are looking at. You can help.
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