Lakes and Rivers Have Ice, Too

Lakes and Rivers Have Ice Too

 

Lakes and Rivers Have Ice, Too

On May 29, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of ice covering the Amundsen Gulf, Great Bear Lake, and numerous small lakes in the northern reaches of Canada’s Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Icy lakes and rivers make a significant footprint on the Arctic landscape. Get the Details…

Source:: NASA Image of the Day

NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution

NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution

NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution

Using a new satellite-based method, scientists at NASA, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and two universities have located 39 unreported and major human-made sources of toxic sulfur dioxide emissions. Get the Details…

Source:: NASA Breaking News

Wisconsin Students Make Long-Distance Call to Space Station Astronaut

Wisconsin Students Make Long-Distance Call to Space Station Astronaut

Wisconsin Students Make Long-Distance Call to Space Station Astronaut

Students in Winter, Wisconsin, will have the opportunity to speak with a NASA astronaut living and working aboard the International Space Station at 11:15 a.m. EDT Thursday, May 19. The Get the Details…

Source:: Education News

Early Ice Breakup of Beaufort Sea Due to Early Warm Temperatures

Early Ice Breakup of Beaufort Sea Due to Early Warm Temperatures

Early Ice Breakup of Beaufort Sea Due to Early Warm Temperatures

This image of early ice breakup of the Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska, was taken by the Suomi NPP satellite Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument infrared channel at Get the Details…

Source:: NASA Image of the Day