dust storms

There Might Be Dust Devils On Titan Too

Saturn's moon Titan is alone among the Solar System's moons. It's the only one with any atmosphere to speak of.…

2 years ago

InSight has been Sensing Dust Devils Sweep Past its Landing Site

The InSight lander has been on the surface of Mars for about a year, and a half dozen papers were…

2 years ago

Titan First-Ever Detected Dust Storms Prove the Moon is More Earth-like than Ever

Based on Cassini data, an international team of scientists found evidence of dust storms on Titan, yet another thing it…

4 years ago

Are Martian Dust Storms Dangerous?

Just how dangerous are the terrifying dust storms that swarm Mars? Brave explorers trek across the red dunes of Mars…

7 years ago

View from Orbit of a Huge White Sands Dust Storm

[/caption] It’s clear from this image of why a region in New Mexico, USA is called ‘White Sands.’ The dust…

10 years ago

Apocalyptic Time-Lapse Video of Massive Phoenix Dust Storm

This isn't space and astronomy-related, but this video of the massive dust storm that swept through the Phoenix area yesterday…

11 years ago

Sand Storm

[/caption] A sand storm, also known as a dust storm is an atmospheric event when strong winds lift dust from…

12 years ago