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If you'd been riding aboard NASA's Juno probe when it zoomed over Jupiter's famous Great Red Spot earlier this month, this is what you would have seen.
A newly released photo gives a dramatic look at that July 10 close pass, capturing Juno's view of the enormous storm from an altitude of just 8,648 miles (13,918 kilometers).
"This true-color image offers a natural-color rendition of what the Great Red Spot and surrounding areas would look like to human eyes from Juno's position," NASA officials wrote in an image description Thursday (July 27). "The tumultuous atmospheric zones in and around the Great Red Spot are clearly visible."
A dangerous flooding situation unfolded in south-central Texas Tuesday morning near the town of Llano, as heavy rain exacerbated ongoing river flooding, prompting evacuations and a bridge collapse.
Según los pronósticos de AccuWeather, los efectos del fenómeno de El Niño tendrán una influencia significativa en los patrones que marcarán las condiciones del tiempo por los próximos meses.
As Arctic permafrost thaws, greenhouse gases are released into the atmosphere, which may accelerate abrupt thawing and influence the formation of Arctic lakes.
The Orionid meteor shower is created by particles from Halley’s Comet, which Earth passes through twice a year.
One of the most famous meteor showers of the year is set to reach its peak this weekend as the Orionids will be visible in the night sky.
Blasts of cold air will not only bring the lowest temperatures of the season so far to the northeastern United States, but also the first snowflakes of the season to some areas and the risk of damaging wind gusts into this weekend.
In the event of an impending natural disaster, those facing a direct threat will have to consider the options of evacuating to a safer location versus sheltering in place.
Hurricane Michael slammed through the Florida panhandle and into Georgia last week. President Donald Trump surveyed the hurricane-torn areas of Florida and Georgia on Monday, Oct.15.