Ribbons of Saharan sand dunes seem to glow in sunset colors, seen through the “eyes” of Landsat satellite sensor.
Yakutat Glacier is one of the fastest retreating glaciers in the world. It is located in the Brabazon Range of southeastern Alaska.
This Google high-res map shows deforestation on a global scale. Was made using most advanced computing technology, it is scalable down to 30 meters.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to soar like a satellite, watching the world pass beneath you? The dream is elusive (except
Google Earth Time-lapse is an impressive tour through the recent history of our planet. Using composites of annual Landsat images, from 1984-2012, you can see
NASA’s Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) satellite encapsulated in its payload fairing, in the Astrotech processing facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
The Mergui Archipelago lies in the southernmost reaches of Burma (Myanmar), along the border with Thailand. The archipelago in the Andaman Sea is made up
The Pamir Mountains in eastern Tajikistan, include some of the world’s highest peaks, soaring to heights of 7,300 meters (24,000 feet ). They are part
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Landsat, the US Geological Survey and NASA asked for your help in selecting the Top Five Earth As Art
Mercury, a toxic element, is accumulated in the Arctic Ocean by the flow of circumpolar rivers and atmospheric forces, according to Environmental scientists at Harvar.