30 Nov '13, 3pm

The Icy Origins of the Finger Lakes [image] #NASA

The Icy Origins of the Finger Lakes [image] #NASA

The Finger Lakes—a group of long, roughly parallel lakes in upstate New York—got their name for obvious reasons. On a map, the narrow lakes look similar to outstretched digits. Seneca and Cayuga—the two largest Finger Lakes—are among the deepest lakes in North America. Lake Cayuga descends about 435 feet (133 meters) at its deepest point—putting it about 53 feet (16 meters) below sea level. On May 6, 2013, the Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this true-color image of the Finger Lakes. Lake water appears dark blue. Farms and orchards, mainly around the northern part of the lakes, are beige. Forested areas south of the lake are brown because leaves had not fully emerged in early May. However, grass and other low-lying vegetation in meadows had turned some parts of the landscape green. Millions of years ago, the lakes we...

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planetsave.com 30 Nov '13, 4am

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 30 Nov '13, 11pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 01 Dec '13, 11pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 30 Nov '13, 11pm

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Thanksgiving and New York City [image] #NASA

Thanksgiving and New York City [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 28 Nov '13, 3pm

New York is the most populous in the United States. It gets even more crowded on Thanksgiving Day. “The city that never sl...

10 Reasons Your Company Sucks At Pinterest by @albertcostill

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searchenginejournal.com 30 Nov '13, 4pm

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Wonders in the Antarctic Sea and Sky [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 05 Dec '13, 3pm

NASA aircraft and scientists have returned to the United States after a short ice-surveying mission to Antarctica. Despite...

Taylor Valley, Antarctica [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 08 Dec '13, 3pm

While flying over Antarctica aboard a P-3 aircraft in November 2013, Operation IceBridge project scientist Michael Studing...

Mini camera uses ST image processing to help vi...

electronicsweekly.com 30 Nov '13, 8pm

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