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Changing Earth by Google Timelapse

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The U.S. Geological Survey, NASA, and Google got together for a project to show how planet Earth has changed over a quarter of a century. You can see how we are changing the planet. Rapid urbanization and growth of cities, … Continue reading

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Electric Earth at Night

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This view of Earth at night was acquired by the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership Satellite (Suomi NPP) – a joint program by NASA and NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Suomi NPP’s Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) that … Continue reading

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Massive Solar Eruption

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The most powerful solar storm was observed on September 1, 1859, and the solar flare was visible to a naked eye in white light. There was no NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), no NASA’s Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO), and … Continue reading

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