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Image of the Day: Indonesia’s ‘River of Refuse’

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2012

Jakarta's river is one of the most polluted in the world. Decomposing trash contributes to climate change.

Image of the Day: Meandering Mississippi From Space

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2012

Thanks to NASA, the graceful swirls and whorls of the Mississippi River as seen from space.

Image of the Day: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

  • Published: Jul 22nd, 2012

Following heavy rains in Nevada, a beautiful double rainbow spread across a roadway.

Snapshot of the Drought’s Impact Across the Country

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2012

You want some context to the drought's impact? Here's a quick snapshot of some of the coverage around the country.

Image of the Day: Devastating Drought Desiccates U.S.

  • Published: Jul 20th, 2012

Moderate to exceptional drought now covers 63 percent of the U.S., drying up this Indiana reservoir.

Image of the Day: A Frog Marriage or a Plea for Rain?

  • Published: Jul 11th, 2012

Droughts persist in India -- not to mention the U.S. -- prompting a frog marriage as an offering to the rain gods in Nagpur, India.

Image of the Day: Tar Balls Hit the Beaches This Summer

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2012

Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, tar balls and dead fish are still washing up along the Gulf coast.

Image of the Day: Invasion of the Jellyfish

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2012

Due to the warm water temperatures & salinity levels, Delaware & Maryland beaches are expecting jellyfish earlier.