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The latest from NASA’s Earth Observatory (22 September 2015)

The Shrinking Aral Sea: Updated for 2015
Over the past 50 years the Aral Sea has been devastated by massive irrigation projects. These images show the decline over the past decade and perhaps even small signs of recovery in 2015.


Latest Images:

* Wildfire Scars California Towns

* Plume from Mount Meru, Tanzania

* Great Exuma Island, Bahamas

* Snow in the Andes

* The Split Personality of SoCal Fires

* The West Dries Up

* Finding Hidden Shoals on the North Slope

* Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Annual Low


Recent Blog Posts:

Earth Matters
* September Puzzler

Notes from the Field
* 18 Days on the Ice


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