Satellite_Photo_Shows_Frigid_Arctic-be6d16271c4bec0272df7ec01317c016A new satellite photo shows the eastern United States locked in a cold front’s icy grip. The region appears to be covered by a gray-white blanket in the image, which was captured in infrared light Tuesday morning (Nov. 18) by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) GOES-East spacecraft. While much of the eastern two-third of the country is buried under drifts of snow, the “blanket” actually represents clouds, researchers said. Other features stand out prominently in the image as well. More