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Mashable
Photos and videos show devastation of Canadian wildfireshelping to fuel the fire's growth. A false-color image of the fires burning ne
Photos and videos show devastation of Canadian wildfires
Mashable / Posted 11 hours ago
helping to fuel the fire's growth. A false-color image of the fires burning near Fort McMurray, Alberta captured by the Landsat 7 satellite Image: Joshua Stevens/NASA "Homes have been destroyed. Neighborhoods have gone up in flames. The... Read more
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CTV News
Fort McMurray in flames: The most dramatic images and videosworst is yet to come. #FortMcMurrayStrongpic.twitter.com/CxB1r4lCtR A time-lap
Fort McMurray in flames: The most dramatic images and videos
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
worst is yet to come. #FortMcMurrayStrongpic.twitter.com/CxB1r4lCtR A time-lapse video shows the fire's endurance. NASA’s Landsat 7 satellite captured this image Wednesday, which shows burnt areas in brown, smoke in white and active fires in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Underground fungi detected from spacea way to detect and map the associations between forests and fungi. They compa
Underground fungi detected from space
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
a way to detect and map the associations between forests and fungi. They compared Thematic Mapper radiance data from Landsat satellites with traditional data about fungal associations of different species from 130,000 individual trees in... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Pentagon Confirms American Soldier Killed by ISIS in Northern Iraqnear Mosul. Google image of northern Iraqi area, including city of Mosul and E
Pentagon Confirms American Soldier Killed by ISIS in Northern Iraq
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
near Mosul. Google image of northern Iraqi area, including city of Mosul and Erbil to the east.Photo Credit: Google Image Landsat Map The Da’esh (ISIS) terrorist group killed a U.S. soldier in Iraq this week, a spokesperson for the U.S.... Read more
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Daily Mail
What is scarring the bottom of the Caspian Sea?Caucasus Mountains, the aquamarine salt water of the Caspian Sea has a unique b
What is scarring the bottom of the Caspian Sea?
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Caucasus Mountains, the aquamarine salt water of the Caspian Sea has a unique beauty. But images captured by Nasa's Landsat 8 satellite has revealed something strange is scarring the world's largest inland sea. Mysterious lines have been... Read more
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Al.com
NASA satellites show Alabama's recovery from tornadoes of April 27, 2011this week that shows how Alabama's natural landscape is recovering from the Apr
NASA satellites show Alabama's recovery from tornadoes of April 27, 2011
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
this week that shows how Alabama's natural landscape is recovering from the April 27, 2011 tornadoes. It's built from Landsat satellite images taken of exactly the same spots over five years. "You can still see signs of damage," researcher... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning aerial images make Earth look like an artist's canvasfrom the fourth installment of a series called Earth As Art by the US Geologica
Stunning aerial images make Earth look like an artist's canvas
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
from the fourth installment of a series called Earth As Art by the US Geological Survey Images are shot by the satellite Landsat 8, which collects more than 700 images across the globe every day Shots include the Tanezrouft Basin in Algeria,... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA helps monitor L.A. coastlinenutrients from the effluent plume are more likely to enhance phytoplankton grow
NASA helps monitor L.A. coastline
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
nutrients from the effluent plume are more likely to enhance phytoplankton growth, among other risks to water quality. Landsat-8 image of water temperature in Santa Monica Bay on Oct. 10, 2015, during the diversion. Black lines mark the short... Read more
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examiner.com
JPL helps with a different type of Baywatchon NASA's Terra satellite, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MODIS)
JPL helps with a different type of Baywatch
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
on NASA's Terra satellite, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MODIS) instrument on NASA's Aqua satellite, Landsat-8, and European and Japanese satellites. The instruments provided information on the temperature and roughness of the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
NASA's Celebrating Earth Day With Mind-Blowing Photos Of Our Planetcaptures the imagination with its brilliant blues and rugged cliffs. This imag
NASA's Celebrating Earth Day With Mind-Blowing Photos Of Our Planet
The Huffington Post / Posted 13 days ago
captures the imagination with its brilliant blues and rugged cliffs. This image from the Operational Land Imager on the Landsat 8 satellite shows Alaska and Yukon's Hubbard Glacier on July 22, 2014. NASA's Earth Observatory has tracked down... Read more
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PhysOrg
New maps chart Greenland glaciers' melting riskwest Greenland between 2007 and 2014 with related data from NASA's Operation Ic
New maps chart Greenland glaciers' melting risk
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
west Greenland between 2007 and 2014 with related data from NASA's Operation Icebridge and the NASA/U.S. Geological Survey Landsat satellites. They used the combined data to generate comprehensive maps of the ocean floor around 14 Greenland... Read more
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New York Post
Kanye West and Carrara marble: a love storytradition. In 2006, NASA released an image of Carrara and the surrounding regi
Kanye West and Carrara marble: a love story
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
tradition. In 2006, NASA released an image of Carrara and the surrounding region, taken during the summer of 2001 by their Landsat 7 Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus. What appears to be snow-capped mountains is actually white marble.“No Church in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Google and FAO Aim to Usher in New Era of Environmental Literacy for Alland Space Administration, will be visiting Rome to study how to use these tools
Google and FAO Aim to Usher in New Era of Environmental Literacy for All
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
and Space Administration, will be visiting Rome to study how to use these tools. Google has put a huge archive of Landsat satellite images dating back to 1972 on the cloud, and recently added data delivered from Copernicus, the European... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mapping software tracks threats to endangered speciesa year. Mated pairs are sometimes seen intertwining their long tails when sitti
Mapping software tracks threats to endangered species
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
a year. Mated pairs are sometimes seen intertwining their long tails when sitting next to each other. Armed with Aster and Landsat satellite images showing the pace and extent of recent forest loss, and GeoHAT, a downloadable geospatial habitat... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Dorothy Zoldanhome in Arizona more than 50 years ago. She will be missed by her children, Wa
Dorothy Zoldan
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
home in Arizona more than 50 years ago. She will be missed by her children, Walter Zoldan of Hollywood, Fla., Judith Landsat of Naples, Fla., Debbie Weight of Canada and Stanley Zoldan of Warren; seven grandchildren; and several... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA satellite images uncover underground forest fungimapped from the ground. The researchers analyzed images of the forest canopies
NASA satellite images uncover underground forest fungi
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
mapped from the ground. The researchers analyzed images of the forest canopies taken by the NASA/U.S. Geological Survey Landsat-5 satellite from 2008 to 2011 in many different ways, searching for similarities that lined up with areas of fungus... Read more
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PhysOrg
Serious ecological consequences of coral reef dredgingof new land by filling submerged areas, with no connotation of ownership). The
Serious ecological consequences of coral reef dredging
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
of new land by filling submerged areas, with no connotation of ownership). The authors used remote sensing data from the Landsat 8 Operational Land Imager to quantify reef destruction and land creation in seven atolls in the Spratly Islands.... Read more

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