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Dramatic Before-And-After Satellite Images Show Hurricane Michael Devastation
A shocking view of the power of a Category 4 hurricane.
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Hurricane Florence Looks Truly Terrifying From Space
The powerful storm is expected to batter South Carolina’s coastline on Thursday.
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Indonesian Island Lifted 10 Inches By Quake That Killed Nearly 400
By Andi Jatmiko and Stephen Wright, AP
Using satellite images of Lombok from the days after the quake, scientists measured the changes in the island's surface.
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This Is What California’s Largest Wildfire Looks Like From Space
Photos released by satellite imaging company DigitalGlobe give a birds-eye view.
A Giant, Secret Lake May Have Just Been Discovered in Antarctica
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The largest is Lake Vostok, which scientists say is over 4,800 square miles of water, and could contain life forms never
This Is What The Changing Of The Seasons Looks Like From Space
When days shorten in autumn, trees slow and then stop their production of green-pigmented chlorophyll as they prepare to
5 Ways Outer Space Taught Us About Earth in 2013
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Some of the stories that most need telling are not the big-ticket tales of human spaceflight and new exoplanet discoveries. For most people, it's the less flashy things that can mean the most in the lives of people right down here on Earth.
20 Amazing Photographs Of Earth, Taken From Space
At times the photos are disorienting; others are more grandiose. In one image, for instance, the Colorado River seems to
That? 10 Amazing Photos Show It Can Be Hard To Tell Close Up From Far Away
It's... micro again! This is a scanning electron microscope image of the surface of a piece of polished aluminum. Interesting
Venice's Sinking Map From Satellite Data Teases Apart Natural, Man-Made Influences (PHOTOS)
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Cityzen By Azin Combines Satellite Imagery With Fashion (PHOTOS)
Many artists and designers have looked to the night sky as inspiration. (Starry Night, anyone?) But Azin Valy is taking sky
Top Satellite Images Of 2012, Via DigitalGlobe (PHOTOS)
The year is drawing to a close, and DigitalGlobe has published its selection of the top 20 satellite images of 2012. Votes
Burma: Satellite Images Show Widespread Attacks on Rohingya
Human Rights Watch
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Attacks and arson in late October by ethnic Arakanese against Rohingya Muslims in Burma were at times carried out with the support of state security forces and local government officials, Human Rights Watch said today.
Tiny Japanese Satellite To Perform Big Orbital Feat
'Glory,' Rainbow-Like Optical Phenomenon, Photographed By NASA's Aqua Satellite
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'White Marble' NASA Photo Shows Earth's Arctic Ocean From Space
By: OurAmazingPlanet Staff Published: 06/18/2012 05:43 PM EDT on OurAmazingPlanet As the ice has dwindled, it has sparked
Syria: New Satellite Images Show Homs Shelling
Human Rights Watch
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New satellite imagery and eyewitness accounts reveal that the bombardment of the Baba Amr neighborhood in Homs has inflicted widespread destruction and a large number of deaths and severe injuries of civilians.
Amazing Images Of The 2012 Solar Storm From Space (PHOTOS)
A solar storm created a dazzling light show in the northern latitudes of Earth on Tuesday. The storm also bombarded the Earth
PHOTOS: Plot Thickens In Mystery Of Giant Structures In China
Atacama Desert Snow Captured By NASA Satellite (PHOTOS)
According to TreeHugger, the snowfall is the largest to hit the region in roughly 50 years and, not surprisingly, locals
Satellite Images May Help Predict The Next Cholera Outbreak
Ever since John Snow first identified cholera in London 150 years ago, researchers have focused primarily on understanding
Satellite View of Military Response to Crisis in Egypt (VIDEO)
Iceland Volcano Satellite Image: NASA's Stunning Photo
Pakistan's triple threat against civilians:Taleban, Pakistani army and U.S. Drone strikes
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The consequence of this ignorance is that today many of the residents in northwest Pakistan live in a human rights free zone
Saving the Gulf with Helium, String and a Digital Camera
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Why? The resulting images are millions of times more detailed than what's available of most of the Gulf from commercial satellites
Using Google Earth to Take a Walk on Mars
Ramon B. Nuez Jr.
Building a latticework of mental models.
In addition to being able to see the surface of the Earth you can now experience global changes, space explorations and discover the ocean's secrets with Google Earth.
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