While most lava from the Pu’u ’O’o crater on Kilauea has flowed south towards the coast over the years, the most recent flow—Kahauale’a 2—is pushing northeast into ohia lehua forests in Hawaii’s interior. The Advanced Land Imager (ALI) on NASA’s Earth-Observing 1 (EO-1) captured these images of Kahauale’a 2 on February 2 and March 11, 2014.
Much of the U.S. West entered 2015 under a blanket of snow. The storm even dusted the Southwest, including Arizona’s Grand Canyon. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this image on January