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2014 Warmest year ever recorded

2014 Warmest year ever- map

NASA and NOAA they both report 2014 as Earth’s warmest year since modern-day record-keeping, back in 1880.

By |January 18, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

The most ancient trees on Earth

Heart of the Dragon tree

‘Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time’ an amazing book of the most ancient trees on Earth, from all over the world, by photographer Beth MoonHeart of the Dragon.

By |January 4, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

NASA’s Best Images of Earth

Images of Earth from space (10)

These are NASA’s 20114 most impressive images of Earth from space.   Green River, Utah, by an astronaut aboard the ISS.

By |December 31, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Earth timelapses 2014

Earth timelapses from ISS

Watch Earth roll by through the perspective of ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst in this six-minute amazing timelapse video from space.

By |December 28, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Overview

Earth

Planetary Collective presents a short film documenting astronauts’ life-changing stories of seeing the Earth from the outside – a perspective-altering experience often described as the Overview Effect.   Watch the video…

By |December 24, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

Solving the mystery of how water arrived on Earth

Giant underwater 'oceans'

The longstanding mystery of how water arrived on Earth, it’s now maybe solved. It was in our Planet all along!

By |December 19, 2014|Categories: Discoveries|Tags: , , , , |

Life on Earth could have started from Asteroid impact

Asteroid impact

Life on Earth could have started from an Asteroid impact, resolving one of the central problems of the origin of life.

By |December 10, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Geoid- Earth’s gravitational model

Geoid

Geoid the Potsdam potato gravitational model, shows variations in Earth’s gravity.

By |December 1, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Planet Earth in amazing 4K timelapse

Planet Earth in 4K timelapse

A stunning timelapse of Earth in 4K resolution, as imaged by the geostationary Elektro-L weather satellite, located 40,000 km above the Indian ocean.

By |November 21, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , , , |

A Year in the Life of Earth’s CO2

A Year in the Life of Earth's CO2

A year in the life of Earth’s CO2 in this high-resolution NASA computer model, a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.   Watch the video…

By |November 19, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , , , |