Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA's ISS-RapidScat looks at the winds in US east coast's 'wind chill'
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, January 8, 2015
    Posted on: 1/9/2015 12:51:40 AM PDT

  • Helping Endangered Species From Space
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, January 7, 2015
    Posted on: 1/7/2015 5:34:29 PM PDT

  • Is Europe an underestimated sink for carbon dioxide?
    European Space Agency - Monday, January 5, 2015
    Posted on: 1/5/2015 2:58:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Analysis: 11 Trillion Gallons to Replenish California Drought Losses
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
    Posted on: 12/17/2014 3:16:55 PM PDT

  • Global warming's influence on extreme weather
    Stanford University - Friday, December 12, 2014
    Posted on: 12/12/2014 11:50:27 PM PDT

  • Help U.S. Cope with Climate Change: Enter NASA-USGS Data App Challenge
    NASA HQ - Thursday, December 11, 2014
    Posted on: 12/11/2014 5:12:09 PM PDT

  • Tapping into Earth observation data for international development
    European Space Agency - Thursday, December 11, 2014
    Posted on: 12/11/2014 4:10:48 PM PDT

  • Estimates of anthropogenic nitrogen in the ocean may be high
    Wiley - Monday, December 1, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 3:08:20 AM PDT

  • Most of Earth's carbon may be hidden in the planet's inner core, new model suggests
    University of Michigan - Monday, December 1, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 3:06:37 AM PDT

  • Star Trek-like invisible shield found thousands of miles above Earth
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    Posted on: 11/26/2014 11:07:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Airborne Campaigns Tackle Climate Questions from Africa to Arctic
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, November 25, 2014
    Posted on: 11/25/2014 9:41:39 PM PDT

  • USGS-NASA Award Recognizes Innovations in Earth Observation
    U.S. Geological Survey - Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    Posted on: 11/18/2014 9:17:14 PM PDT

  • NASA: Alaska Shows No Signs of Rising Arctic Methane
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, November 14, 2014
    Posted on: 11/14/2014 3:47:59 PM PDT

  • CASIS Extends Deadline for Solicitation Focused on Earth Observation to Benefit Energy Technology
    Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Posted on: 11/12/2014 8:07:56 PM PDT

  • DLR and ESA sign the Collaborative Ground Segment Cooperation for Sentinel data
    European Space Agency - Monday, November 10, 2014
    Posted on: 11/10/2014 5:02:47 PM PDT

  • Earliest satellite images of Antarctica reveal highs and lows for sea ice in the 1960s
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Wednesday, November 5, 2014
    Posted on: 11/6/2014 11:42:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Program Enhances Climate Resilience at Agency Facilities
    NASA HQ - Saturday, November 1, 2014
    Posted on: 11/1/2014 6:06:00 PM PDT

  • Dutch Citizen Science Network Produces Accurate Maps of Atmospheric Dust
    Netherlands Research School for Astronomy - Monday, October 27, 2014
    Posted on: 10/27/2014 3:51:42 PM PDT

  • NASA Soil Moisture Mapper Arrives at Launch Site
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 15, 2014
    Posted on: 10/15/2014 10:08:34 PM PDT

  • USAID and NASA Using Technology for Development in Lower Mekong
    U.S. Agency for International Development - Friday, October 10, 2014
    Posted on: 10/10/2014 4:38:01 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Flooding in Madagascar Caused by Tropical Storm Chedza
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:06:49 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Niko Moves Through Society Islands
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:04:13 PM PDT

  • GOES-West Captures Birth of Tropical Cyclone Niko in Southern Pacific
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:02:22 PM PDT

  • ROSES-14 Amendment 50: Release of a new call: D.14 Extreme Precision Doppler Spectrometer Instrument
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 21, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 1:16:05 AM PDT

  • NASA GRC Notice of Partnering Opportunity: Earth Venture Mission-2
    Glenn Research Center - January 21, 2015
    Posted on: 1/21/2015 11:01:16 PM PDT

  • The Once-Powerful Tropical Cyclone Bansi Stirred Up Ocean Sediment
    NASA HQ - January 20, 2015
    Posted on: 1/20/2015 10:06:41 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees a Smaller Eye in a Stronger Tropical Cyclone Bansi
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:44:17 PM PDT

  • Satellite Sees Heavy Rain in Tropical Storm Mekkhala on its Approach to Philippines
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:41:47 PM PDT

  • NASA Spots Newborn Tropical Storm Chedza Making Landfall
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:38:56 PM PDT

  • GPM satellite sees Tropical Storm mekkhala organizing
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 7:31:33 PM PDT

  • Suomi NPP Satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Bansi's eye almost quadruple in area
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 7:29:49 PM PDT

  • Polar Weather Satellites: NOAA Needs To Prepare for Near-term Data Gaps
    - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 6:37:02 PM PDT

  • Geostationary Weather Satellites: Launch Date Nears - Remaining Schedule Risks Need to be Addressed
    Government Accountability Office - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 6:33:34 PM PDT

  • NASA, NOAA to Announce 2014 Global Temperature, Climate Conditions
    NASA HQ - January 14, 2015
    Posted on: 1/14/2015 11:37:54 PM PDT

  • NASA eyes Tropical Cyclone Bansi's eyewall replacement
    NASA HQ - January 14, 2015
    Posted on: 1/14/2015 7:10:04 PM PDT

  • Two satellites measured rainfall in Tropical Depression Mekkhala
    NASA HQ - January 14, 2015
    Posted on: 1/14/2015 7:08:22 PM PDT

  • Aqua Satellite Image: Tropical Cyclone Bansi Nears Madagascar
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2015
    Posted on: 1/12/2015 8:07:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Robot Plunges Into Volcano to Explore Fissure
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - January 7, 2015
    Posted on: 1/7/2015 9:31:23 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Floating Kelp Forests Revealed
    NASA HQ - January 6, 2015
    Posted on: 1/6/2015 3:03:56 PM PDT

  • Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport As Seen From Orbit
    NASA HQ - January 5, 2015
    Posted on: 1/6/2015 3:52:38 AM PDT