Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Balloon Reaches Australia after Nearly One Month of Flight
    Wallops Flight Facility - Friday, April 24, 2015
    Posted on: 4/24/2015 7:43:20 PM PDT

  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces New Collaboration to Unleash the Power of NOAA's Data
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    Posted on: 4/21/2015 8:08:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Public Events, Online Activities
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 14, 2015
    Posted on: 4/14/2015 6:56:54 PM PDT

  • NASA Talk Examines Adaption to Rising Coastal Sea Levels
    Langley Research Center - Friday, April 3, 2015
    Posted on: 4/3/2015 8:04:22 PM PDT

  • California Tuolumne Snowpack 40 Percent of Worst Year
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, April 2, 2015
    Posted on: 4/2/2015 1:20:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Reporters to see Stunning New Global Precipitation Portrait
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, March 25, 2015
    Posted on: 3/26/2015 1:45:02 AM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Nathan Sporting Hot Towers, Heavy Rainfall (with video)
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 19, 2015
    Posted on: 3/19/2015 2:44:36 PM PDT

  • Space technology investigates large-scale changes to Africa's climate
    University of Leicester - Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Posted on: 3/5/2015 6:24:56 PM PDT

  • NASA's Airborne Science Mission Returns to the Skies for Final Flights
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Posted on: 3/5/2015 6:07:22 PM PDT

  • NASA satellite sees a warm winter in the Western US
    NASA HQ - Monday, February 23, 2015
    Posted on: 2/23/2015 10:36:39 PM PDT

  • NASA Briefing to Highlight Early Results from New Earth Science Missions
    NASA HQ - Monday, February 23, 2015
    Posted on: 2/23/2015 5:20:15 PM PDT

  • NASA Science Leads New York City Climate Change 2015 Report
    Goddard Institute for Space Studies - Wednesday, February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/18/2015 3:38:45 PM PDT

  • Nominations for 2015 AGU Journalism Awards Accepted thru March 15
    American Geophysical Union - Tuesday, February 17, 2015
    Posted on: 2/17/2015 5:53:43 PM PDT

  • Action Team 14 on Near-Earth Objects: mission completed
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 3:41:00 PM PDT

  • Warming pushes Western US toward driest period in 1,000 years
    Columbia University - Friday, February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 3:14:54 PM PDT

  • 'Megadrought' likely for western US by end of century
    Cornell University - Friday, February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 3:12:03 PM PDT

  • Study: Global rainfall satellites require massive overhaul
    Cornell University - Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 12:01:42 AM PDT

  • House Subcommittees Review Weather Satellite Systems Progress
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 9:07:03 PM PDT

  • Hearing: Weather Satellite Delays, Data Gap to Harm U.S. Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:42:53 PM PDT

  • Ocean Radiometer for Carbon Assessment Instrument Prototype Ready for the Open Ocean
    - Wednesday, February 11, 2015
    Posted on: 2/11/2015 3:37:47 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Rivers and Snow in the Himalayas
    NASA HQ - April 20, 2015
    Posted on: 4/20/2015 2:02:52 PM PDT

  • Winter Blooms in the Arabian Sea As Seen From Orbit
    NASA HQ - April 19, 2015
    Posted on: 4/19/2015 3:41:58 PM PDT

  • GPM Sees Wind Shear Affecting Remnants of Extra-tropical Cyclone Joalane
    NASA HQ - April 17, 2015
    Posted on: 4/17/2015 1:23:50 PM PDT

  • NASA satellite image shows Joalane's beauty beyond compare
    NASA HQ - April 10, 2015
    Posted on: 4/11/2015 12:32:37 AM PDT

  • NASA satellite sees a rooster in Tropical Cyclone Solo
    NASA HQ - April 10, 2015
    Posted on: 4/11/2015 12:30:14 AM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA Satellite Sees the End of Tropical Cyclone Ikola
    NASA HQ - April 9, 2015
    Posted on: 4/9/2015 6:40:22 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Joalane's Winds Consolidate Around its Eye
    NASA HQ - April 9, 2015
    Posted on: 4/9/2015 6:38:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Satellite View of Tropical Cyclone Joalane Northeast of Mauritius
    NASA HQ - April 7, 2015
    Posted on: 4/8/2015 12:22:38 AM PDT

  • NASA Eyes Cyclone Ikola Maintaining Hurricane-Strength
    NASA HQ - April 7, 2015
    Posted on: 4/7/2015 2:55:19 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Maysak Tracks Over Northern Philippines and Dissipates
    NASA HQ - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 9:05:28 PM PDT

  • Tropical Depression Haishen Moves Away from Fananu
    NASA HQ - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 9:03:29 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone 22S (Southern Indian Ocean)
    NASA HQ - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 4:54:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Spots an Eye in Fast-Developing Cyclone Ikola
    NASA HQ - April 6, 2015
    Posted on: 4/6/2015 4:52:37 PM PDT

  • NASA's ISS-RapidScat: Typhoon Maysak's strongest winds tightly wound
    NASA HQ - April 3, 2015
    Posted on: 4/3/2015 3:10:08 PM PDT

  • TRMM satellite makes direct pass over Super Typhoon Maysak
    NASA HQ - April 3, 2015
    Posted on: 4/3/2015 3:08:36 PM PDT

  • NASA's Super Pressure Balloon Marks First Continental Crossing
    Wallops Flight Facility - April 3, 2015
    Posted on: 4/3/2015 1:01:54 PM PDT

  • Proba-2 Looks Typhoon Maysak in the Eye
    European Space Agency - April 2, 2015
    Posted on: 4/2/2015 1:16:29 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Maysak become a super typhoon
    NASA HQ - April 1, 2015
    Posted on: 4/1/2015 9:49:29 PM PDT

  • NASA covers Super Typhoon Maysak's rainfall, winds, clouds, eye
    NASA HQ - April 1, 2015
    Posted on: 4/1/2015 9:47:35 PM PDT

  • ISS-RapidScat sees Typhoon Maysak's stronger winds become more uniform
    NASA HQ - March 30, 2015
    Posted on: 3/30/2015 10:54:20 PM PDT