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NASA sees fast-developing Tropical Storm Tina

A late-season tropical storm named Tina formed offshore of the southwestern coast of Mexico on Sunday, Nov. 13 at 11 p.m. EST. It developed quickly from a tropical low pressure area previously designated as System 92E. A ...

dateNov 14, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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Image: Wildfires abound in U.S. southern states

Many wildfires have begun in the southern United States and NASA's Aqua satellite captured this image of them raging in North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia. The fires that could easily be identified are noted ...

dateNov 10, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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Early warning from space of homes on the slide

It was a literal property crash: multiple homes in the Cármenes del Mar resort on the south coast of Spain were engulfed in a landslide, leaving families homeless. But satellite archives offer early warning of such events ...

dateNov 24, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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