November 12, 2018
As of Nov. 9, the fire had consumed 70,000 acres of land and was 5 percent contained.
November 6, 2018
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) took this photograph of the Betsiboka River Delta in Madagascar.
October 30, 2018
Operation IceBridge, NASA’s longest-running aerial survey of polar ice, flew over the northern Antarctic Peninsula on Oct. 16, 2018.
October 23, 2018
Although the lake is dry most of the time, it’s home to many species of water birds. When full, primarily during very wet periods, the lake retains water and allows no outflow and is hence classified as an endorheic basin.
October 16, 2018
Having gained independence from Sudan in July 2011, South Sudan is the youngest country in the world. It has an estimated population of 13 million people, more than 80% of whom live in rural areas.
October 9, 2018
Thematic experts from the Corinth Rift Laboratory in Greece generated a displacement map using Copernicus Sentinel-2 acquisitions from Sept. 17 and Oct. 2, showing the impact of the 7.5-magnitude earthquake that hit Indonesia on Sept. 28, 2018.
October 2, 2018
Satellites and astronauts observed Typhoon Trami on its march across the Western Pacific Ocean.
September 25, 2018
The NanoRacks-Remove Debris satellite successfully deployed a net to capture a nanosatellite that simulates debris.
September 18, 2018
European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Alexander Gerst took this image of Hurricane Florence on Sept. 12, 2018, 400 kilometers high from the International Space Station.
September 11, 2018
On Sept. 9, 2018, Florence, Isaac and Helene were all churning up the North Atlantic.