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This image of Saunders Island and Wolstenholme Fjord with Kap Atholl in the background was taken during an Operation IceBridge survey flight in April, 2013. Sea ice coverage in the fjord ranges from thicker, white ice seen in the background, to thinner grease ice and leads showing open ocean water in the foreground.

IceBridge Survey Flight Over Saunders Island and Wolstenholme Fjord

NASA - IceBridge Survey Flight Over Saunders Island and Wolstenholme Fjord. Sea ice coverage in the fjord ranges from thicker, white ice seen in the background, to thinner grease ice and leads showing open ocean water in the foreground.

Greenland is Losing More Ice Than Scientists Thought

New research reveals that Greenland's ice sheet is disappearing faster than previously thought and could pose a bigger sea level rise concern.

Looking across the Matukituki Valley, South Island, New Zealand (by Paul Zizka).

A man in red looking across the Matukituki Valley ~ South Island, New Zealand (photo by Paul Zizka)

A meteoroid fell to Earth on February 15, streaking some 20 to 30 kilometers above the city of Chelyabinsk, Russia at 9:20am local time. Initially traveling at about 20 kilometers per second, its explosive deceleration after impact with the lower atmosphere created a flash brighter than the Sun.

A meteoroid fell to Earth on February 15 above Chelyabinsk, Russia. Its explosive impact with the lower atmosphere created a flash brighter than the Sun.

20 Amazing Images of Earth as Seen From Space

Image: NASA Here’s a view of the triangular Sinai Peninsula and the Dead Sea Rift. In the centre, the Red Sea.

Melting on Greenland Ice Sheet - okay not a fan of the cold but would go to see this...from a helicopter

Melting on Greenland Ice Sheet

"Melting on Greenland Ice Sheet" - so pretty.you just want to swim! And then die.but SO pretty!

A very astute meteorologist pointed me towards this awesome satellite image in the Indian Ocean.  Not only does it show tropical cyclone Anais heading towards Madagascar, but ZOMG the angle of the sun is just right to reveal a stunning train of internal waves. Look at those lovely internal waves!

A very astute meteorologist pointed me towards this awesome satellite image in the Indian Ocean. Not only does it show tropical cyclone Anais heading towards

Sea Ice in Alaska’s Bristol Bay

Sea Ice in Alaska’s Bristol Bay : Image of the Day : NASA Earth Observatory

Lifeboats of Salem Express

Lifeboats of Salem Express Wreck lost in Soafaga Egypt in the Red Sea.

The Atlantic current that keeps northwestern Europe warm may be less stable under future climate change than previously thought, revised simulations show.

Warming could disrupt Atlantic Ocean current

The ocean circulation that is responsible for England's mild climate appears to be slowing down. The shift is not sudden or dramatic, as in the 2004 sci-fi movie "The Day After Tomorrow," but it is a real effect that has .

The undersea volcano on the small, uninhabited islet of Hunga Ha’apai 63 kilometres (39 miles) northwest of the Tongan capital Nuku’alofa

Undersea volcano creates new island: 39 mi NW Nuku’alofa, Tonga

Sunrise Over the South Pacific Ocean

The sun is about to come up over the South Pacific Ocean in this colorful scene photographed by one of the Expedition 35 crew members aboard the Earth-orbiting International Space Station between 4 and 5 a. local time, May Image Credit: NASA

Here's a trick for making your photos look more professional- blur the background....

Camera Trick for Professional-Looking Photos: Blur the Background

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Nasa's Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard the Terra Satellite captured this image of St Helena Island and the band of wind-blown cloud vortices trailing towards the island's leeward side over the South Atlantic Ocean