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August 15, 2017

Spiraling Cloud Patterns Over Guadalupe Island

Long, spiraling cloud patterns in the sky, “von Kármán vortices,” arise when winds are diverted around a blunt, high-profile area, often an island rising from the ocean. The alternating direction of rotation in the air forms swirls in the clouds.

August 8, 2017

Solar Evaporation Ponds near Moab, Utah

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station took this photograph of solar evaporation ponds outside the city of Moab, Utah.

August 1, 2017

Super Typhoon Noru

On July 31, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite observed Super Typhoon Noru over the western tropical Pacific Ocean.

July 25, 2017

Extratropical Cyclone off Portugal

On July 16, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of cyclonic rotation off the coast of Portugal.

July 25, 2017

The Aurora Seen from Space

Expedition 52 Flight Engineer Jack Fischer of NASA shared photos and a time-lapse video of a glowing green aurora seen from his vantage point 250 miles up, aboard the International Space Station.

July 11, 2017

Satellites See One Fire, Two Plumes

In July 2017, sweltering temperatures and strong winds fueled intense wildfires in southern California. The fires forced thousands of people to flee their homes, charred dozens of structures, closed roads and darkened skies throughout the region with thick smoke.

July 11, 2017

Winds Trigger Pond Growth

A new study shows that winds are responsible for the widespread growth of ponds in three watersheds along the Mississippi River.

June 27, 2017

Visualization of August 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

On Aug. 21, 2017, the Earth will cross the shadow of the moon, creating a total solar eclipse. Eclipses happen about every six months, but this one is special. For the first time in almost 40 years, the path of the moon's shadow passes through the continental United States.

June 20, 2017

Wildfires Light Up Portugal

On June 17, 2017, lightning reportedly ignited a deadly wildfire that spread across the mountainous areas of Pedrógão Grande—a municipality in central Portugal located about 160 kilometers northeast of Lisbon.

June 13, 2017

Turquoise Swirls in the Black Sea

Most summers, jewel-toned hues appear in the Black Sea, a result of phytoplankton that trace the flow of water currents and eddies. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite recently collected imagery of such an ongoing phytoplankton bloom.

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