Sorry, but I just couldn’t help the reference in the headline to California Dreamin’ by the Mamas & the Papas. But it came to mind when I compared satellite images of California acquired just 11 days apart.
The images come from NASA’s Aqua satellite, and I’ve made them into the animation above. The first was captured by the Aqua satellite on Dec. 28th, 2014. To my eye, the landscape still shows a fair bit of green brought on by storms earlier in the month. The second image was acquire