satellite imagery

Satellites can see the pollution trails from individual ships

All hands have to be on deck if the world is going to tackle degradation, and one of the biggest…

10 months ago

An Iceberg the Size of South Georgia Island is on a Collision Course with… South Georgia Island

Back in July 2017, satellites watched as an enormous iceberg broke free from Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf on the…

10 months ago

Oklahoma Tornado on May 20, 2013 As Seen from Space

The massive tornado that tore through parts of Oklahoma on My 20, 2013 left a 32 km (20-mile) swath of…

8 years ago

Satellite View of Guatemalan Volcano Erupting

A natural-color image captured the eruption of Volcan de Fuego as it occurred. Credit: NASA/Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard…

9 years ago

Most Intense Storm in History Cuts Across the US — As Seen from Space

[/caption] Yowza! – Here’s a satellite image of a storm of record-breaking proportions. On October 26, 2010, the strongest storm…

11 years ago

Satellite Images Show Hurricane Igor Likely to Make Direct Hit on Bermuda

[/caption] The massive Hurricane Igor is now a Category One storm, with maximum sustained wind speeds of 140 km per…

11 years ago