Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • Fires Dot the Southeastern United States
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 4:05:49 PM PDT

  • Importance of Earth Science Recognized in President's Budget Proposal
    American Geophysical Union - Tuesday, February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 10:54:48 PM PDT

  • Academy Honors Three for Major Contributions in Earth and Space Sciences
    National Academy of Sciences - Monday, January 26, 2015
    Posted on: 1/26/2015 4:29:49 PM PDT

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • SALMON-2 AO Amendment 10: Release of new proposal opportunity in App P: Earth Venture Instrument-3
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 26, 2015
    Posted on: 3/26/2015 4:30:00 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA satellite sees semnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Nathan
    NASA HQ - March 25, 2015
    Posted on: 3/25/2015 9:01:15 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Nathan Weakening Near Darwin, Australia
    NASA HQ - March 24, 2015
    Posted on: 3/25/2015 12:38:17 AM PDT

  • NASA Catches the Two Day Life of Tropical Cyclone Reuben
    NASA HQ - March 24, 2015
    Posted on: 3/25/2015 12:35:59 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 5: Delay of due dates for A.36 ACCESS
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - March 23, 2015
    Posted on: 3/23/2015 9:54:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Nathan Crossing Cape York Peninsula
    NASA HQ - March 20, 2015
    Posted on: 3/20/2015 8:01:00 PM PDT

  • Cyclone Nathan over Cape York Peninsula As Seen From Space
    NASA HQ - March 20, 2015
    Posted on: 3/20/2015 5:03:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Cyclone Nathan Target Landfall in Queensland's Cape York Peninsula
    NASA HQ - March 19, 2015
    Posted on: 3/19/2015 4:00:33 PM PDT

  • NASA-JAXA's GPM Satellite Close-up of Cyclone Pam's Rainfall
    NASA HQ - March 18, 2015
    Posted on: 3/19/2015 12:29:46 AM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Bavi Losing Steam
    NASA HQ - March 18, 2015
    Posted on: 3/18/2015 4:45:21 PM PDT

  • NASA eyes Tropical Cyclone Nathan's Australian comeback
    NASA HQ - March 17, 2015
    Posted on: 3/17/2015 4:51:59 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Vanuatu 4 Days After Category 5 Tropical Cyclone Pam
    NASA HQ - March 17, 2015
    Posted on: 3/17/2015 4:10:00 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Nathan Moving South and Strengthening
    NASA HQ - March 16, 2015
    Posted on: 3/16/2015 11:23:53 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Bavi Moving Through Philippine Sea
    NASA HQ - March 16, 2015
    Posted on: 3/16/2015 11:21:19 PM PDT

  • Geospatial Data: Progress Needed on Identifying Expenditures and Reducing Duplicative Efforts
    Government Accountability Office - March 16, 2015
    Posted on: 3/16/2015 5:49:11 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Olwyn landfalls as NASA's Terra satellite flies overhead
    NASA HQ - March 13, 2015
    Posted on: 3/13/2015 3:03:53 PM PDT

  • Satellite Sees Rare Subtropical Storm 90Q in Southern Atlantic
    NASA HQ - March 12, 2015
    Posted on: 3/12/2015 9:56:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Olwyn Nearing Landfall in Australia
    NASA HQ - March 12, 2015
    Posted on: 3/12/2015 9:48:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Measures Tropical Cyclone Nathan's Winds Near Queensland Coast
    NASA HQ - March 12, 2015
    Posted on: 3/12/2015 9:46:56 PM PDT

  • TRMM Satellite Finds Heavy Rain in Tropical Storm Bavi
    NASA HQ - March 12, 2015
    Posted on: 3/12/2015 9:44:56 PM PDT