Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Canadian Technology to Play Key Role in the First-Ever Global Survey of Earth's Surface Waters
    Canadian Space Agency - Monday, January 16, 2017
    Posted on: 1/16/2017 3:10:05 PM PDT

  • NASA, NOAA to Announce 2016 Global Temperatures, Climate Conditions
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 13, 2017
    Posted on: 1/13/2017 9:16:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Plans Another Busy Year for Earth Science Fieldwork
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, January 12, 2017
    Posted on: 1/13/2017 2:05:51 AM PDT

  • House Passes Bipartisan Weather Research Bill
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Monday, January 9, 2017
    Posted on: 1/10/2017 1:27:22 AM PDT

  • House Passes Weather Research and Forecasting Bill
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Monday, January 9, 2017
    Posted on: 1/10/2017 1:26:18 AM PDT

  • Control algorithms could keep sensor-laden balloons afloat in hurricanes for a week
    University of California San Diego - Wednesday, December 28, 2016
    Posted on: 12/28/2016 5:16:19 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator Remembers NASA Scientist, Astronaut Piers Sellers
    NASA HQ - Friday, December 23, 2016
    Posted on: 12/23/2016 10:50:55 PM PDT

  • Missing Diamonds Don't Support Case for Younger Dryas Impact
    Washington University in St. Louis - Tuesday, December 20, 2016
    Posted on: 12/20/2016 5:35:11 PM PDT

  • Eye-Popping View of CO2, Critical Step for Carbon-Cycle Science
    NASA HQ - Friday, December 16, 2016
    Posted on: 12/16/2016 7:14:27 PM PDT

  • Cosmoquest: It’s Time for Totality 2017
    365 Days of Astronomy - Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Posted on: 12/14/2016 6:26:56 PM PDT

  • Enhanced "Virtual Observatory" to Benefit Canada's Larger Scientific Research Community
    National Research Council (Canada) - Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Posted on: 12/14/2016 6:25:29 PM PDT

  • Researchers Dial in to "Thermostat" in Earth’s Upper Atmosphere
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Posted on: 12/14/2016 6:23:59 PM PDT

  • Spy Satellites Reveal the Himalayas' Changing Glaciers – in 3D
    Columbia University - Monday, December 12, 2016
    Posted on: 12/13/2016 1:31:58 AM PDT

  • NASA Targets Wednesday for Launch of Small Satellite Constellation
    Kennedy Space Center - Monday, December 12, 2016
    Posted on: 12/13/2016 12:25:25 AM PDT

  • NSF selects William E. Easterling to head Geosciences Directorate
    National Science Foundation - Friday, December 9, 2016
    Posted on: 12/10/2016 12:34:38 AM PDT

  • NASA Announces First Geostationary Vegetation, Atmospheric Carbon Mission
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, December 6, 2016
    Posted on: 12/6/2016 9:15:57 PM PDT

  • NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends
    NASA HQ - Monday, November 28, 2016
    Posted on: 11/28/2016 10:18:35 PM PDT

  • Space agencies combine efforts for space hydrology
    European Space Agency - Friday, November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 5:30:51 PM PDT

  • Refurbished GEOSS portal now online
    European Space Agency - Friday, November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 5:29:45 PM PDT

  • NASA Set to Launch New Fleet of Hurricane-Tracking Small Satellites
    NASA HQ - Thursday, November 10, 2016
    Posted on: 11/10/2016 9:21:52 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA analyzes heavy rainfall over Southern Thailand
    NASA HQ - January 16, 2017
    Posted on: 1/16/2017 11:30:21 PM PDT

  • NASA's Terra Satellite sees a spark of life in former Tropical Depression 01W's remnants
    NASA HQ - January 16, 2017
    Posted on: 1/16/2017 10:57:02 PM PDT

  • Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast 16 January 2017
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - January 16, 2017
    Posted on: 1/16/2017 10:55:40 PM PDT

  • NOAA SWPC Space Weather Outlook #17-3 2017 January 16
    Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA) - January 16, 2017
    Posted on: 1/16/2017 6:46:55 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 54: A.3 OBB Final text
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2017
    Posted on: 1/12/2017 9:15:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Maps Typhoon Nock-ten's lifetime rainfall as storm fades
    NASA HQ - December 28, 2016
    Posted on: 12/28/2016 5:18:10 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite spots Tropical Storm Nock-ten weakening
    NASA HQ - December 28, 2016
    Posted on: 12/28/2016 5:14:45 PM PDT

  • NASA finds heavy rainfall area increasing in Tropical Cyclone Yvette
    Goddard Space Flight Center - December 22, 2016
    Posted on: 12/22/2016 10:18:19 PM PDT

  • NASA spots Tropical Storm Nock-ten intensify
    Goddard Space Flight Center - December 22, 2016
    Posted on: 12/22/2016 10:17:03 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 46: Release of A.30 RSWQ
    NASA HQ - December 5, 2016
    Posted on: 12/5/2016 6:24:12 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 45: Release of New Program Element A.50 GEO WP
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - November 29, 2016
    Posted on: 11/29/2016 4:27:30 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Otto heading toward landfall in Central America
    Goddard Space Flight Center - November 23, 2016
    Posted on: 11/23/2016 10:12:16 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 44: A.7 Carbon Monitoring System (CMS) Final text
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - November 18, 2016
    Posted on: 11/18/2016 4:07:59 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 43: A.31 AVIRIS NG India reactivated
    NASA HQ - November 16, 2016
    Posted on: 11/16/2016 5:55:34 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG: NASA's Earth Science Mission Portfolio
    NASA Office of Inspector General - November 2, 2016
    Posted on: 11/2/2016 4:22:38 PM PDT

  • NASA measures extreme rainfall with typhoons Sarika and Haima
    NASA HQ - October 21, 2016
    Posted on: 10/21/2016 10:29:17 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Nicole going 'extra-tropical'
    NASA HQ - October 18, 2016
    Posted on: 10/18/2016 10:02:24 PM PDT

  • NASA spots Tropical Storm Sarika's direct hit to Hainan Island, China
    NASA HQ - October 18, 2016
    Posted on: 10/18/2016 10:00:48 PM PDT

  • NASA watching Supertyphoon Haima close in on Philippines
    Goddard Space Flight Center - October 18, 2016
    Posted on: 10/18/2016 9:59:18 PM PDT

  • Hurricane Nicole teams up to set an Atlantic Ocean record
    Goddard Space Flight Center - October 8, 2016
    Posted on: 10/8/2016 4:54:20 PM PDT