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NASA Balances Water Budget with New Estimates of Liquid Assets

07.07.2015
A new NASA study provides estimates for the global water cycle budget for the first decade of the 21st century, taking the pulse of the planet and setting a baseline for future comparisons.

Alaska’s Biggest (Ice) Losers are Inland

07.07.2015
Airborne surveys of southern Alaska have helped scientists get a better handle on where ice is being lost from this heavily glaciated region.

U.S.A. Wins World Cup Soccer Title Under Smoky Skies

07.06.2015
Soccer fever gripped the U.S. at the same time as the smoke from Canadian wildfires gripped the skies over Vancouver, British Columbia.

Canadian Wildfire Smoke Over U.S. Great Lakes

07.06.2015
The smoke that is billowing from the wildfires currently plaguing Canada have taken the jet stream express into the United States.

Smoke Fills Alaskan Skies From Scores of Wildfires

07.06.2015
NASA's Aqua satellite shows multiple wildfires across Alaska.

Nangka (Northwestern Pacific Ocean)

07.06.2015
Tropical Storm Nangka strengthened to a typhoon in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean.

NASA Hosts Media Day Featuring Airborne Storm Mission

07.06.2015
NASA will host a media event July 11 showcasing Plains Elevated Convection at Night (PECAN), a new multi-agency airborne research campaign studying summer storm systems in the U.S. Great Plains.

Astronomers Predict Fireworks from Rare Stellar Encounter in 2018

07.03.2015
Astronomers are gearing up for high-energy fireworks coming in early 2018, when a stellar remnant the size of a city meets one of the brightest stars in our galaxy.

Hubble View: Wolf-Rayet Stars, Intense and Short-Lived

07.03.2015
This NASA/European Space Agency (ESA) Hubble Space Telescope picture shows a galaxy named SBS 1415+437 (also called SDSS CGB 12067.1), located about 45 million light-years from Earth.

Canadian Smoke Now Over U.S. East Coast

07.02.2015
The smoke from the Canadian wildfires that was in the middle of the U.S. on June 30 has drifted its way to the East Coast obscuring parts of the coast from New Jersey to North Carolina.

Linfa (Northwest Pacific Ocean)

07.02.2015
NASA looks at Tropical Depression 10W's most powerful storms over the Philippine Sea.

Dozens of Alaskan Wildfires Detected by NASA Satellite

07.02.2015
Dozens of wildfires have broken out in the Alaska wilderness this fire season.

Canadian Fires Continue

07.02.2015
Canada is reeling from an early fire season this year as dozens of fires ravage at least three provinces of the country.

'Solarium' Goes to the Big Apple

07.01.2015
The World Science Festival in New York City highlighted projects from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, including a new digital art installation that zooms in on vistas of the sun’s dancing surface.

NASA Takes to Skies to Study Nighttime Thunderstorms

07.01.2015
NASA has joined a multi-agency field campaign studying summer storm systems in the U.S. Great Plains to find out why they often form after the sun goes down instead of during the heat of the day.

Smoke From Canadian Fires Drifts Down Into U.S.

07.01.2015
On June 10, 2015, a Terra satellite image showed smoke from the Canadian fires drifting down over the U.S. mid-West.

Biomass Fires Across Several Countries in South Africa

07.01.2015
Eastern South Africa is obscured in part by the bright red markers of active fire detections captured by MODIS on June 23, 2015.

Chan-Hom - Northwest Pacific Ocean

06.30.2015
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite passed over the newborn ninth tropical depression of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean typhoon season on June 30.

Raquel (was 25P) - Southern Pacific Ocean

06.30.2015
The Southern Pacific Ocean Tropical Cyclone Season just got an extension with the birth of a new tropical depression near the Solomon Islands.

NASA Missions Monitor a Waking Black Hole

06.30.2015
NASA's Swift satellite detected a rising tide of high-energy X-rays from the constellation Cygnus on June 15, just before 2:32 p.m. EDT.

Eruption of Wolf Volcano, Galapagos Islands

06.30.2015
n late May 2015, the highest volcano in the Galapagos Islands erupted for the first time in 33 years.

Smoke from Alaska and Canada Fires Dives into the Continental U.S.

06.30.2015
Smoke from the Canadian fires can be seen in this image taken by the Suomi NPP satellite.

Wildfires in Alberta and Saskatchewan

06.29.2015
On June 28, 2015, the MODIS instrument on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image of wildfires burning in Alberta, north of the Athabasa oil sands.

Unusually Large Number of Fires Across Alaska

06.29.2015
The fire situation in Alaska is very dynamic at this time, with 314 active fires in the State.

Wildfires in Russia's Tuva Republic

06.29.2015
Wildfires are burning in the Tuva Republic of Russia.
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