Cool Science
Follow this link to skip to the main content  NASA logo links to www.nasa.gov Cool Science
                       
International Polar Year Begins back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next
three views of the Amery Ice Shelf/Lambert Glacier system, East Antarctica Ice and Clouds
These views illustrate ice surface textures and cloud-top heights over the Amery Ice Shelf/Lambert Glacier system in East Antarctica on October 25, 2002. On the left, a natural-color view; in the middle, color is used to indicate reflective and texture variations for ice and clouds; on the right, a view that distinguishes clouds from ice.

The image is from the Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer on the Terra satellite.

+ Full image and caption
 
  Jet Propulsion Laboratory
   California Institute of Technology