Tangled Seaweed Viewed From Space - Universe Today
This strange looking photograph is actually the Gulf of Mexico, seen from space by ESA’s Envisat Earth imaging satellite. Specifically, the spacecraft has picked up huge lines of Sargassam seaweed floating in the warm waters off the coast of the US. To make this observation, Envisat used the Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS), which has … Continue reading "Tangled Seaweed Viewed From Space"