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'Fuel' for Hurricane Irene: warm Atlantic Ocean waters. Something else our Aqua satellite keeps an eye on.

'Fuel' for Hurricane Irene: warm Atlantic Ocean...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 24 Aug '11, 11pm

As Hurricane Irene rumbles through the Atlantic Ocean, it needs fuel to sustain itself. Warm water is the main fuel, and t...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 24 Aug '11, 10pm

Hurricane Irene sprawls across nearly 1,000 kilometers (600 miles) in this true-color image taken by the Moderate Resoluti...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 24 Aug '11, 8pm

As Hurricane Irene continues to strengthen, its shape is becoming more defined. In this image, taken by the GOES satellite...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 22 Aug '11, 10pm

The 2011 Atlantic hurricane season has been busy so far in terms of tropical storms with seven named storms; however, none...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 22 Aug '11, 9pm

Irene formed as a tropical storm east of the Leeward Islands on August 20, 2011. By August 22, the storm had strengthened ...

Our TRMM satellite peers through the cloudtops ...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 23 Aug '11, 12pm

The 2011 Atlantic hurricane season has been busy so far in terms of tropical storms with seven named storms; however, none...

Shift in Track for Hurricane Irene Puts Million...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 25 Aug '11, 3pm

10:35 a.m. | Updated Millions of residents of the East Coast for whom a hurricane strike is, at best, a dim memory now fac...

Hurricane Irene heads for Haiti

Hurricane Irene heads for Haiti

channelnewsasia.com 22 Aug '11, 8pm

SANTO DOMINGO: Hurricane Irene barrelled toward Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Monday, after forcing Oscar-winning ac...

Hurricane Irene, Climate Change, and the Need t...

desmogblog.com 25 Aug '11, 2pm

In May of 2005, a few months before Hurricane Katrina, I wrote an article that nobody noticed. It was entitled “Thinking B...

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path Toward South Carolina: In this NASA animation, Hurricane Irene can...

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path T...

thedailygreen.com 22 Aug '11, 6pm

The Category 1 hurricane has already moved over Puerto Rico and is now menacing the Dominican Republic and Haiti. The Baha...

Natural disasters have cost us $35B this year. In 31 years, there have been only 108 $1B natural disasters.

Natural disasters have cost us $35B this year. ...

onearth.org 25 Aug '11, 4pm

Twenty years ago last week, I stood outside a low cement building in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod, and leaned in...

One of the most beautiful #photos of a plankton...

treehugger.com 24 Aug '11, 3pm

A NASA satellite has sent down an image of a phytoplankton bloom stretching across the Barents Sea , located north of Norw...

US east coast braces for hurricane

US east coast braces for hurricane

channelnewsasia.com 25 Aug '11, 2pm

NEW YORK: New Yorkers on Thursday prepared for potential evacuation from Hurricane Irene, which was on track to blast in a...

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path Toward South Carolina ~ #Eco #climatechange #weather #hurricane

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path T...

thedailygreen.com 23 Aug '11, 9am

The Category 2 hurricane has already moved over Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, and is now menacing the Turks and ...