DAAC Image of the Week - MODIS Leaf Area Index
Image of MODIS global Leaf Area Index (LAI) and Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (FPAR) for July (left) and October (right) 2003. Between the 8-day periods in July and October, decreasing levels of green clearly indicate the progression of Summer to Fall. Visit LPDAAC for more information.
Fires in Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand
Fires and smoke in Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand pictured on March 7, 2014, from the MODIS instrument on the Aqua satellite. Visit Worldview to visualize near real-time data from EOSDIS.
Signs of Snow
Researchers with Operation IceBridge use aircraft borne radar and laser altimetry to probe the surface of Arctic sea ice.