Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Cloud-Aerosol Transport System Instrument View of Africa From Orbit
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 27, 2015
    Posted on: 2/27/2015 2:34:58 PM PDT

  • NASA sees the Tropical Cyclone Glenda away from land
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 27, 2015
    Posted on: 2/27/2015 2:31:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Glenda May be Developing an Eye
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 25, 2015
    Posted on: 2/25/2015 3:34:17 PM PDT

  • NASA adds up Tropical Cyclone Marcia's Queensland area rainfall
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 24, 2015
    Posted on: 2/24/2015 9:12:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Terra satellite spots new Tropical Cyclone 14S
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 24, 2015
    Posted on: 2/24/2015 9:11:02 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Lam's Landfall in Northern Territory
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 19, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 7:56:05 PM PDT

  • NASA's Many Views of Australia's Tropical Cyclone Marcia
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 19, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 7:15:45 PM PDT

  • NASA satellites reveal Tropical Cyclone Lam strengthening
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 2:55:24 AM PDT

  • NASA satellite sees newborn Tropical Cyclone Marcia threatening Queensland
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 2:53:10 AM PDT

  • NASA Satellites Catch Birth of Tropical Cyclone Lam in Gulf of Carpentaria
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/18/2015 4:02:34 PM PDT

  • Satellite View of System 98P Observed East-Northeast of Willis Island, Australia
    NASA HQ - February 16, 2015
    Posted on: 2/16/2015 4:40:50 PM PDT

  • NASA GSFC Solicitation: Support for Atmospheric Sciences Modeling and Data Assimilation
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 4:01:38 PM PDT

  • Release of NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2015, Omnibus Solicitation
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 3:39:38 PM PDT

  • Statement of Rep Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) Bridging the Gap: America's Weather Satellites and Weather Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:46:18 PM PDT

  • Statement of Rep. Barry Loudermilk: Bridging the Gap: America's Weather Satellites and Weather Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:45:21 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA satellite sees Tropical Depression Higos sheared apart
    NASA HQ - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 4:45:13 PM PDT

  • NASA GSFC Community Announcement for Earth Venture Instrument-3 Solicitation
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 3:44:48 PM PDT

  • NASA-JAXA's TRMM and GPM satellites measure rainfall rates in Typhoon Higos
    NASA HQ - February 11, 2015
    Posted on: 2/11/2015 5:03:51 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP gets an infrared look at Typhoon Higos
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 9, 2015
    Posted on: 2/9/2015 11:58:10 PM PDT

  • NASA-JAXA's GPM satellite catches Fundi's fadeout
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 9, 2015
    Posted on: 2/9/2015 11:56:35 PM PDT