Intriguing Image of the Week

NASA Showcases Eastern Hemisphere Blue Marble

Of all the planets NASA has explored, none have matched the dynamic complexity of our own. Earth is constantly changing, and NASA scientists and engineers work daily to explore and understand the planet on scales from local to global. A new “Blue Marble” image was captured on March 30, 2014, by the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite on the Suomi NPP satellite.

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INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS

Monitoring Restless Super Volcanoes from Space Monitoring Restless Super Volcanoes from Space
Eruptions of super volcanoes are a thousand times larger than those of normal volcanoes and only a handful exist around the world. Learn how satellites keep an eye on these giants. Read more »
Celebrating an Aura of Success Celebrating an Aura of Success
On the 10th anniversary of the launch of NASA's Aura spacecraft, view 10 examples of how the satellite has changed our view of dust, pollution, aerosols and ozone in our atmosphere. Read more »
UAS Used to Study Colorado Thunderstorm Activity UAS Used to Study Colorado Thunderstorm Activity
Several organizations teamed to conduct the first multiple, unmanned aircraft interception of a telltale rush of cold air preceding a thunderstorm at the Pawnee National Grassland in northeast Colorado on Aug. 14, 2014. Read more »
Ships Ensuring Accurate Satellites Ships Ensuring Accurate Satellites
Satellites provide useful information when properly calibrated. Learn how ocean research can play a key role in making Earth observation satellites more useful. Read more »
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