Signs of Snow
Researchers with Operation IceBridge use aircraft borne radar and laser altimetry to probe the surface of Arctic sea ice.
The Bahamas pictured on February 26, 2014, from the MODIS instrument on the Aqua satellite. The The dark blue area in the center of the image is a deep oceanic trench called the "Tongue of the Ocean". Visit Worldview to visualize near real-time data from EOSDIS.
SEDAC Map of the Week - Global Urban Extent
Map of Global Urban Extent. Taken from the Population, Landscape, And Climate Estimates (PLACE), v3 (1990, 2000, 2010) collection at SEDAC. Visit the SEDAC Map Gallery for more mapping products from EOSDIS.