September 15, 2020
This series of four Copernicus Sentinel-2 images captured between June 29, 2020, and July 24, 2020, shows a segment of the largest ice shelf in the Arctic break up and shatter into a flotilla of small icebergs totalling an area of around 125 square kilometers.
August 31, 2020
The large, white area visible on the island is a national park that encompasses the Vatnajökull Glacier.
August 17, 2020
The many colorful curves and folds of the Flinders Ranges—the largest mountain range in South Australia—are featured in this false-color image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission.
August 4, 2020
NASA’s Ecosystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS) captured a birds-eye view of the vast Apple fire raging in Southern California.
July 21, 2020
Utah’s Great Salt Lake and its surroundings are featured in this false-color image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission.
July 7, 2020
NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite showed the blanket of dust had moved over the Gulf of Mexico and extended into Central America and over part of the eastern Pacific Ocean.
June 23, 2020
SpaceX launched another batch of Starlink internet satellites to low Earth orbit as well as three small satellites provided by Planet Labs Inc.
June 9, 2020
A state of emergency has been declared after some 20,000 metric tons of diesel oil leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle. Images captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission show the extent of the spill.
May 26, 2020
The ESA Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over part of Chile’s Atacama Desert, which is bound on the west by the Pacific and on the east by the Andes.
May 12, 2020
Carrying breakthrough laser technology, the Aeolus satellite is the first satellite mission to profile Earth’s winds directly from space.