Severe smog shrouds not only China's capital Beijing but also other main cities. And soon enough, the rest of the planet. Welcome to the future! Isn't it bright?
From strange alien landscapes to the Gates of Hell, here are 10 natural wonders you might not have heard of.
NASA satellites give us a global view of whats happening on our planet. You can explore how key parts of Earths climate system change from month to month.
See maps of the latest earthquakes in the last 7 days. Maps of USA regional and world regions. Located by USGS and contributing agencies.
This new global view and animation of Earths city lights is a composite assembled from data acquired by the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite.
A catalog of NASA images and animations of our home planet. Agriculture, atmosphere, aerosols, sea ice, environmental impacts, water quality, erosion/sedimentation, visible wavelengths, solar activity, tectonics, sun-earth Interactions, and more.
The IMAGE spacecraft was launched from Vandenberg AFB on 25 March 2000. IMAGE was the first satellite mission dedicated to imaging the Earth's magnetosphere, the region of space controlled by the Earth's magnetic field and ...
The results of a major water diversion project on the arid plains of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. No lake left.
If you were to take all of the water on Earth - all of the fresh water, sea water, ground water, water vapor and water inside our bodies - take all of it and somehow collect it into a single, giant sphere of liquid, how big do you think it would be?
People love images of the full disk of Earth as it would appear from space. Image by NASA/NOAA. Caption by Aries Keck and Mike Carlowicz. Suomi NPP is the result of a partnership between NASA, NOAA and the Department of Defense.