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Taklimakan Desert Dust Storm

Spring and summer are the prime seasons for dust storms in China’s Taklimakan Desert. On April 1, 2015, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this natural-color image of dust from the desert and from the greater Tarim Basin.

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April 01, 2015

Floating Farms

March 22, 2015

Ice Truckin’

Images and text courtesy of NASA