Earth Observation

Wow, Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung is Making a Mess. Here’s the View From Space!

The Eruption of Mount Sinabung on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia, was recently photographed from space by satellites belonging to…

3 years ago

Now That NASA’s Missing IMAGE Satellite Has Been Found, Talking To It Is Going To Be Difficult

NASA has confirmed that their missing IMAGE satellite was indeed located by an amateur astronomer in Canada. But re-establishing contact…

3 years ago

Satellite Images Show a Trillion Ton Iceberg Broke Off Antarctica

For several months, scientists have been keeping an eye on a piece of Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf, waiting for…

3 years ago

Mysterious Flashes Coming From Earth That Puzzled Carl Sagan Finally Have An Explanation

NASA's EPIC camera aboard NOAA's DSCOVR spacecraft solves decades old mystery that stymied Carl Sagan. Mysterious flashes are mysterious no…

3 years ago

NASA Releases Spellbinding Images Of Earth At Night

New night-time images of Earth are more than just eye-candy. They can be a vital tool for scientists and governments.

3 years ago

Astronauts Capture Great Views of Mount Etna Eruption

Mount Etna is Europe's most active volcano, and it's been spouting off since late February 2017. It spewed lava and…

3 years ago

CYGNSS Constellation of Hurricane Monitoring MicroSats Set for Dec. 12 Launch – Watch Live

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL - An exciting new chapter in hurricane monitoring and forecasting intensity prediction is due to open…

4 years ago

Sentinel-1 Satellites Confirm San Francisco’s Millenium Tower Is Sinking

Radar mapping of San Francisco's Bay Area has verified the slow sinking of a luxury skyscraper.

4 years ago

‘Global Warming Hiatus’ Not Good News For Planet Earth

The slowdown in the rise of the global mean surface temperature between 1998 and 2013 wasn't a slowdown at all.…

4 years ago

North Korea Aims To Place Its Flag On The Moon

In a recent announcement, North Korea announced that it plans to launch more satellites in the coming years, and even…

4 years ago