But beyond the highlights, there's also yearly the ebb and flow of weather on our fair planet. During the southern Amazon's rainy season, which last from December-April, you can see clouds pop up almost daily to spread rains across the region. Clouds become far less plentiful during the region's dry season.
And more broadly, you can see weather patterns flow across continents and oceans. Today's storm in the Southeast U.S. is next week's rain in Spain. By putting together a global view of our planet, EUMETSAT's video shows how our atmosphere is the common tie that binds humanity together.
There have been a few things updated since last year's version. For one, EUMETSAT has cranked the resolution to 4K for truly epic detail. And more importantly, the quality of satellites in space has improved.
Both Japan and EUMETSAT launched new satellites last year that have higher resolutions than their predecessors. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration plans to launch a new high resolution geostationary satellite this year, adding even more detailed coverage of the planet.
That's good news if you want an even sharper 4K experience or improved forecasts. And if you want both, well, then life is really good.
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