Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Researchers introduce new method for monitoring Indian Summer Monsoon
    Florida State University - Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    Posted on: 10/25/2017 3:43:13 PM PDT

  • Underwater sound waves help scientists locate ocean impacts
    Cardiff University - Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    Posted on: 10/24/2017 8:17:28 PM PDT

  • Ireland signs up to Copernicus Sentinel agreement
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Posted on: 10/18/2017 3:47:47 PM PDT

  • NASA-Produced Damage Maps May Aid Mexico Quake Response
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Posted on: 9/21/2017 6:56:53 PM PDT

  • Facts Contradict House Science Committee Majority's Attack on NOAA’s Climate Scientists
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Monday, September 18, 2017
    Posted on: 9/18/2017 9:32:35 PM PDT

  • NASA Working with Partners to Provide Harvey Response
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    Posted on: 8/30/2017 9:36:11 PM PDT

  • National Workshop on Popularisation of Remote Sensing Based Maps and Geo-spatial Information
    Indian Space Research Organisation - Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/24/2017 1:08:42 AM PDT

  • Study gives first proof that the Earth has a natural thermostat
    Goldschmidt Conference - Friday, August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 6:25:48 PM PDT

  • How friction evolves during an earthquake
    California Institute of Technology - Friday, August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 6:24:50 PM PDT

  • How future volcanic eruptions will impact Earth's ozone layer
    Harvard University - Friday, August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 6:23:44 PM PDT

  • Experiments cast doubt on how the Earth was formed
    Goldschmidt Conference - Friday, August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 6:20:31 PM PDT

  • Study Finds Drought Recoveries Taking Longer
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, August 17, 2017
    Posted on: 8/17/2017 11:43:35 PM PDT

  • NASA-led Mission Studies Storm Intensification
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, August 17, 2017
    Posted on: 8/17/2017 3:03:34 PM PDT

  • The Great Barrier Reef: Assessing its Health from Space
    International Astronautical Federation - Thursday, August 17, 2017
    Posted on: 8/17/2017 2:54:58 PM PDT

  • UAH graduate student maps water in African desert
    University of Alabama-Huntsville - Saturday, August 12, 2017
    Posted on: 8/12/2017 3:32:59 PM PDT

  • 25 Years of Global Sea Level Data, and Counting
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, August 11, 2017
    Posted on: 8/11/2017 7:11:18 PM PDT

  • Rep. Smith Statement on Climate Report
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, August 8, 2017
    Posted on: 8/8/2017 11:07:43 PM PDT

  • Ranking Members Johnson, Bonamici, and Beyer Respond to Draft Climate Science Report
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Tuesday, August 8, 2017
    Posted on: 8/8/2017 10:44:19 PM PDT

  • Sleuthing for Seismic Answers in Oklahoma
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, June 29, 2017
    Posted on: 6/30/2017 1:45:16 AM PDT

  • Satellite data to map endangered monkey populations on Earth
    University of Leicester - Tuesday, June 27, 2017
    Posted on: 6/27/2017 4:32:43 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA sees Tropical Depression Harvey's rebirth
    NASA HQ - August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/23/2017 11:39:28 PM PDT

  • NASA's Aqua Satellite spots Typhoon Hato's Landfall in China
    NASA HQ - August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/23/2017 11:38:09 PM PDT

  • Tropical Storm Kenneth battered by wind shear on satellite imagery
    NASA HQ - August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/23/2017 11:37:00 PM PDT

  • NASA sees major Hurricane Kenneth in Eastern Pacific
    Goddard Space Flight Center - August 22, 2017
    Posted on: 8/22/2017 2:52:13 PM PDT

  • Satellite watches remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey near Honduras
    Goddard Space Flight Center - August 22, 2017
    Posted on: 8/22/2017 2:50:50 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 21: New Opportunity in A.52 CYGNSS Science Team
    NASA HQ - August 8, 2017
    Posted on: 8/8/2017 8:21:34 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 20: New Opportunity in A.51 SAGE III/ISS Science Team
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 7, 2017
    Posted on: 8/7/2017 2:26:42 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 18: Final Text for A.39 Health and Air Quality
    NASA HQ - August 2, 2017
    Posted on: 8/2/2017 3:46:57 PM PDT

  • Fernanda weakens to Tropical Storm
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 20, 2017
    Posted on: 7/20/2017 3:29:34 PM PDT

  • NASA's Terra satellite watching Tropical Storm Greg
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 20, 2017
    Posted on: 7/20/2017 3:28:22 PM PDT

  • NASA spots a diminished, but drenching ex-Tropical Cyclone Don
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 20, 2017
    Posted on: 7/20/2017 3:27:18 PM PDT

  • Satellite image captures development of Tropical Storm Depression 8E
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 20, 2017
    Posted on: 7/20/2017 3:26:06 PM PDT

  • NASA adds up Tropical Storm Cindy's rainfall
    Goddard Space Flight Center - June 28, 2017
    Posted on: 6/28/2017 5:03:16 PM PDT

  • NASA captures Hurricane Dora at peak strength, before weakening began
    Goddard Space Flight Center - June 28, 2017
    Posted on: 6/28/2017 4:58:20 PM PDT

  • NASA looks at rainfall from Tropical Storm Dora
    Goddard Space Flight Center - June 28, 2017
    Posted on: 6/28/2017 4:56:41 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP sees a disorganized Tropical Depression 3E
    NASA HQ - June 12, 2017
    Posted on: 6/12/2017 3:50:01 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Tropical Cyclone Merbok Nnaring Hong Kong
    NASA HQ - June 12, 2017
    Posted on: 6/12/2017 3:48:18 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 10: Final text for A.37 The Science of TERRA, AQUA, and SUOMI NPP
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 18, 2017
    Posted on: 5/19/2017 12:20:18 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 7: Delay of due date for A.25 Terrestrial Hydrology
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 2, 2017
    Posted on: 5/2/2017 4:07:41 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-17 Amendment 6: D.4 ATP computing restrictions relaxed.
    NASA HQ - April 25, 2017
    Posted on: 4/25/2017 3:06:50 PM PDT