Tag: satellite

Sep 4, 2019

Hurricane Dorian Looks Menacing from Space (10 Photos)

Hurricane Dorian Looks Menacing from Space (10 Photos)

If you’re in Dorian’s path, please stay safe and take all precautions

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Aug 21, 2019

The Amazon is Burning

The Amazon is Burning

NASA’s Earth Observatory shows us the view from space

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Aug 4, 2019

The Aerosols of Earth

The Aerosols of Earth

Airborne particles like sea spray, smoke, and dust, visualized.

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Jul 3, 2019

Raikoke’s First Eruption in 95 Years Captured by NASA Astronauts

Image credit: NASA

The small, oval-shaped island most recently exploded in 1924 and in 1778

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Apr 15, 2019

SpaceX Launches Satellite, Then Lands All 3 Booster Rockets For First Time Ever

SpaceX Launches Satellite, Then Lands All 3 Booster Rockets For First Time Ever

It was an historic first for SpaceX

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Sep 13, 2018

Hurricane Florence Looks Terrifying from Space (11 Photos)

Hurricane Florence Looks Terrifying from Space (11 Photos)

At roughly 400 miles/640 km in diameter, Hurricane Florence is downright scary

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Aug 1, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

The GOES-17 satellite took this snapshot from an equatorial vantage point approx. 22,300 miles above the surface

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