NASA header National Aeronautics and Space Administration Global Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Blog banner
Communications Specialist

Laura Faye Tenenbaum is a science communicator at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and teaches oceanography at Glendale Community College.

› contact Laura

Tropical Storm Danielle
If you were a space traveler ...
October 22, 2010
posted by Dr. Amber Jenkins
17:00 PDT
Tropical Storm Danielle

Astronaut photograph ISS024-E-12954, taken August 30, 2010. Larger version available here.

From Robert Simmon, NASA Earth Observatory

... this is one of the views you might glimpse. Strong convection created these “hot towers” near the eye of Tropical Storm Danielle.

Cross-posted from the Earth Observatory's blog, Elegant Figures. Robert is a visualizer for the Earth Observatory.

Please keep your comments civil, in proper English, and up to around 70 words. Thank you.