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Forecasting Fire

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

Forecasting Fire
NASA researchers have created a model that analyzes various weather conditions, including rainfall, to predict the formation and spread of fires.

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Amazon Meanders in Sunglint

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

Amazon Meanders in Sunglint
The largest river in the world is full of bends and meanders, a result of the water course snaking back and forth across the landscape over time.

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County Fire Lights Up the Night

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

County Fire Lights Up the Night
As smoke streamed toward San Francisco, more than 1,000 fire personnel were at the scene fighting the blaze.

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Here Comes the Saharan Dust

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

Here Comes the Saharan Dust
The dust in the skies over the Caribbean and Southern United States has distant origins.

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Heat Lingers from Fuego’s Deadly Pyroclastic Debris Flows

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

Heat Lingers from Fuego’s Deadly Pyroclastic Debris Flows
A jumble of hot ash, rock, and soil poured down the slopes of the Guatemalan volcano in early June. Weeks later, satellites continued to detect elevated temperatures in the thick deposits.

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Red Clay Runoff in Lake Superior

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07

Red Clay Runoff in Lake Superior
After torrential flooding the upper Midwest, sediment runoff discolors Lake Superior.

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Earth Matters Blog - The Sounds of Satellites

Tue, 2020-05-12 23:07
Artists working with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory want to envelop you in sounds linked to the orbits of NASA's fleet of Earth science satellites.
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