Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • NASA Hurricane Resources Available for 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, May 23, 2016
    Posted on: 5/23/2016 9:11:30 PM PDT

  • Scientists Find 'Birthmarks' From Earth's Infancy
    University of Maryland - Friday, May 13, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 10:13:06 PM PDT

  • Effigis makes available to the media satellite images that show the extent of the Fort McMurray forest fire
    Effigis - Friday, September 9, 2016
    Posted on: 5/9/2016 3:26:57 PM PDT

  • Project Poseidon 100-Day Undersea Expedition Names Crew
    SeaSpace Exploration & Research Society - Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    Posted on: 5/4/2016 9:45:04 PM PDT

  • Trinity scientists reveal origin of Earth's oldest crystals
    Trinity College Dublin - Thursday, April 28, 2016
    Posted on: 4/28/2016 7:19:30 PM PDT

  • Widespread loss of ocean oxygen to become noticeable in 2030s
    National Center for Atmospheric Research - Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 8:34:01 PM PDT

  • Carbon dioxide fertilization greening Earth, study finds
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 8:32:02 PM PDT

  • NASA's 3-satellite view of powerful Tropical Cyclone Fantala
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:18:02 PM PDT

  • Indian monsoon: Novel approach allows early forecasting
    Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research - Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:16:02 PM PDT

  • NASA Langley Marks a Decade of Atmospheric Science From CALIPSO
    Langley Research Center - Wednesday, April 20, 2016
    Posted on: 4/20/2016 7:25:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Public Events, Online Activities
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    Posted on: 4/19/2016 3:50:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Earth Day #24Seven Social Media Event
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, April 13, 2016
    Posted on: 4/14/2016 1:40:14 AM PDT

  • New NASA Web Portal Shines Beacon on Rising Seas
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 4, 2016
    Posted on: 4/4/2016 7:24:00 PM PDT

  • Potential of satellite remote sensing to monitor species diversity
    Pensoft Publishers - Monday, April 4, 2016
    Posted on: 4/4/2016 3:43:48 PM PDT

  • Tracking deer by NASA satellite
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Saturday, April 2, 2016
    Posted on: 4/3/2016 12:13:26 AM PDT

  • NASA Talk Examines What¹s Old and New About the Polar Vortex
    Langley Research Center - Thursday, March 31, 2016
    Posted on: 3/31/2016 8:05:15 PM PDT

  • Australia ensured access to Sentinel data
    European Space Agency - Thursday, March 31, 2016
    Posted on: 3/31/2016 1:21:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Awards Contract for Atmospheric Science Research
    Langley Research Center - Wednesday, March 30, 2016
    Posted on: 3/29/2016 9:03:18 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • Effect of near-earth thunderstorms electric field on the intensity of ground cosmic ray positrons/electrons in Tibet
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 4, 2016
    Posted on: 4/4/2016 2:22:07 PM PDT

  • GPM satellite examines tornadic thunderstorms
    NASA HQ - April 2, 2016
    Posted on: 4/2/2016 11:08:45 PM PDT

  • Impact-induced melting during accretion of the Earth
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 31, 2016
    Posted on: 3/31/2016 12:37:39 PM PDT

  • Suomi NPP satellite spots remnants of Tropical Cyclone 17S
    NASA HQ - March 30, 2016
    Posted on: 3/31/2016 12:10:29 AM PDT

  • NASA's OMG Mission Maps Sea Floor Depth off Greenland's Coast
    NASA HQ - March 29, 2016
    Posted on: 3/29/2016 11:40:54 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Cyclone 17S form
    NASA HQ - March 29, 2016
    Posted on: 3/29/2016 9:46:23 PM PDT

  • First Comes Fire Then Comes Crops in India
    NASA HQ - March 28, 2016
    Posted on: 3/29/2016 1:10:18 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 2: TE ABoVE Program Element Released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 24, 2016
    Posted on: 3/24/2016 6:32:43 PM PDT

  • NASA sees heavy rain in Tropical Cyclone Emeraude
    NASA HQ - March 18, 2016
    Posted on: 3/18/2016 3:40:23 PM PDT