Sunny skies and westerly winds prevailed over the Antarctic Peninsula on April 24, 2012. Cloudy weather had just moved out, and temperatures rose well above
Besides bordering the Pacific Ocean, the east coast of Eurasia and the west coast of North America have something in common. They are part of
An eddy swirls in the southern Indian Ocean about 800 kilometers off the coast of South Africa in this image, acquired by NASA’s Terra satellite on
Cloud vortices are seen off Cheju Do, South Korea. When air flows around an object such as a mountain or island, turbulence results.