Ross Sea, Antarctica

Ross Sea, Antarctica

Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan approaching the Philippines UTC Image captured by the geostationary satellites of the Japan Meteorological Agency and EUMETSAT

GPM Core Observatory

The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory, a joint mission between NASA and JAXA, was launched last Thursday aboard a Japanese H-IIA rocket that blasted off from Japan's Tanegashima Space Center.

Moon over northeast Greenland

Back to the Arctic A NASA scientist captured this view of the Moon while surveying sea ice off northeastern Greenland during Operation IceBridge.

Earthshine from the International Space Station

Earthshine from the International Space Station

Landsat: Observing Earth for 40 Years

Landsat Celebrates 40 Years of Observing Earth by NASA Goddard Photo and Video

Pavlof Volcano, Alaska

Pavlof Volcano From International Space Station Station. Situated in the Aleutian Arc about 625 miles kilometers) southwest of Anchorage, Pavlof began erupting on May The volcano jetted lava into the air and spewed an ash cloud feet meters) high.