Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Scientists to Discuss 2016 Climate Trends, Impacts
    NASA HQ - Monday, July 18, 2016
    Posted on: 7/18/2016 3:53:01 PM PDT

  • NASA, USAID Open Environmental Monitoring Hub in West Africa
    NASA HQ - Thursday, July 14, 2016
    Posted on: 7/14/2016 4:21:09 PM PDT

  • Beaver Creek Fire in Colorado Heats Up
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, July 13, 2016
    Posted on: 7/13/2016 3:18:38 PM PDT

  • ESA has handed over operations of the Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite to EUMETSAT
    EUMETSAT - Tuesday, July 12, 2016
    Posted on: 7/13/2016 3:11:22 PM PDT

  • MOU Signed Between ISRO and MoRD for geo-tagging the assets of MGNREGA
    Indian Space Research Organisation - Tuesday, July 12, 2016
    Posted on: 7/12/2016 10:32:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Media Day Kicks Off US Airborne Greenhouse Gas Study
    Langley Research Center - Monday, July 11, 2016
    Posted on: 7/11/2016 1:57:45 PM PDT

  • House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology’s Subcommittee on Environment Discusses NOAA Satellite Systems
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Thursday, July 7, 2016
    Posted on: 7/7/2016 10:36:54 PM PDT

  • NASA Flights to Track Greenhouse Gases Across Eastern US
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 6, 2016
    Posted on: 7/6/2016 11:20:11 PM PDT

  • EUMETSAT Approves New Strategy and Move of METEOSAT-8 Over the Indian Ocean
    EUMETSAT - Wednesday, June 29, 2016
    Posted on: 6/29/2016 2:58:30 PM PDT

  • EUMETSAT and CNES Sign Agreement on ARGOS Receivers to Fly on METOP-SG Satellites
    EUMETSAT - Tuesday, June 28, 2016
    Posted on: 6/28/2016 1:47:03 PM PDT

  • United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Wildlife Management opens in Nairobi
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Monday, June 27, 2016
    Posted on: 6/27/2016 1:04:48 PM PDT

  • United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Applications for Wildlife Management and Protecting Biodiversity
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, June 24, 2016
    Posted on: 6/24/2016 11:37:17 PM PDT

  • New ESA Director of Earth Observation
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, June 14, 2016
    Posted on: 6/14/2016 3:14:10 PM PDT

  • Scientific Balloon Launches Return to NASA's Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility
    Wallops Flight Facility - Thursday, June 9, 2016
    Posted on: 6/9/2016 2:44:34 PM PDT

  • Subcommittee Emphasizes Importance of National Weather Service
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, June 8, 2016
    Posted on: 6/8/2016 9:17:36 PM PDT

  • Estonia's first contract with ESA focuses on ocean health
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, June 7, 2016
    Posted on: 6/7/2016 3:33:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, June 1, 2016
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 8:28:51 PM PDT

  • New NASA Instrument Brings Coasts and Coral into Focus
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, June 1, 2015
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 3:03:59 PM PDT

  • Media Invited Behind the Scenes of NASA Coral Reef Study in Hawaii
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 10:36:52 PM PDT

  • NASA's KORUS-OC campaign takes to seas
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 3:59:12 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • SALMON-2 AO Amendment 13: Release of a new proposal opportunity in Appendix S: Earth Venture Instrument-4
    NASA HQ - July 28, 2016
    Posted on: 7/28/2016 12:01:49 PM PDT

  • The role of Jupiter in driving Earth's orbital evolution: an update
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 26, 2016
    Posted on: 7/26/2016 4:26:19 PM PDT

  • GPM measured heavy rain in Tropical Storm Estelle
    NASA HQ - July 22, 2016
    Posted on: 7/22/2016 2:12:12 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Darby's strongest storms north of center
    NASA HQ - July 22, 2016
    Posted on: 7/22/2016 2:10:56 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Depression 4E form
    NASA HQ - July 7, 2016
    Posted on: 7/8/2016 12:38:28 AM PDT

  • NASA sees Super Typhoon Nepartak approaching Taiwan
    NASA HQ - July 7, 2016
    Posted on: 7/8/2016 12:37:03 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 16: New opportunity in A.49 IceBridge Science Team and Cancelation of A.14
    NASA HQ - June 20, 2016
    Posted on: 6/20/2016 2:53:09 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 15: Release of A.23 Weather and Atmospheric Dynamics
    NASA HQ - June 1, 2016
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 3:09:07 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 14: A.31 AVIRIS NG India due date delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 27, 2016
    Posted on: 5/27/2016 4:18:34 PM PDT

  • GAO Report: NOAA Polar Weather Satellites
    Government Accountability Office - May 17, 2016
    Posted on: 5/17/2016 7:44:35 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 12: A.46 Eco Forecasting allows shorter duration awards and due date delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 13, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 4:40:57 PM PDT

  • Weather postpones fourth super pressure balloon launch attempt
    Wallops Flight Facility - May 6, 2016
    Posted on: 5/6/2016 8:26:52 PM PDT

  • Earth's albedo variations 1998-2014 as measured from ground-based earthshine observations
    arXiv.org e-Print archive -
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 10:39:29 PM PDT

  • NASA sees wind shear end Tropical Cyclone Amos
    NASA HQ - April 25, 2016
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 1:06:22 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 8: A.47 Citizen Science for Earth Systems Program
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 8:20:18 PM PDT

  • NASA sees changes in Tropical Cyclone Fantala
    Goddard Space Flight Center - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:10:08 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Fantala's eye wide open north of Madagascar
    NASA HQ - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:08:27 PM PDT

  • NASA's satellites see Fantala intensifying as it moves west
    NASA HQ - April 15, 2016
    Posted on: 4/18/2016 1:11:54 PM PDT

  • NASA eyes major Tropical Cyclone Fantala as it triggers warnings for Mauritius
    NASA HQ - April 18, 2016
    Posted on: 4/18/2016 1:10:04 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 4: Instrument Incubator Program Released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 7, 2016
    Posted on: 4/7/2016 4:13:18 PM PDT