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New strides have been made toward quantifying how geomagnetic storms can interfere with the nation’s electric-power grid systems.
It’s not a radar for liars, it’s this week’s Earthword...
Landsat gives us a view of the legacy of logging near the Redwood Parks in California.
How much of the Nation is susceptible to sinkholes (i.e., underlain by rock that dissolves easily)?
It’s not just teens that like to rebel; sometimes it’s rock layers like this EarthWord!
Landsat 8 shows the progression of one of the biggest wildfire in California yet this year...
Look! In the sky! It’s a bird, it’s a plane! Wait, run, it’s this week’s EarthWord!
All affected USGS scientists are alive and well, and our flood work continues...
Sentinel 2A's coverage shows it can be a great complement to Landsat imagery.
The USGS National Geospatial Program has released an interactive Story Map giving viewers an overview of the US Topo map program