Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Discusses NOAA’s Use of Commercial Weather Data
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Posted on: 7/14/2015 6:16:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosts Media Day Featuring Airborne Storm Mission
    NASA HQ - Monday, July 6, 2015
    Posted on: 7/6/2015 3:45:34 PM PDT

  • NASA Maps Beach Tar from California Oil Pipeline Spill
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 1, 2015
    Posted on: 7/1/2015 10:30:53 PM PDT

  • NASA explains why June 30 will get extra second
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Sunday, June 28, 2015
    Posted on: 6/28/2015 1:42:42 PM PDT

  • Australia teams up with Europe’s Earth observation community
    European Space Agency - Friday, June 17, 2016
    Posted on: 6/18/2015 12:41:32 AM PDT

  • SAC-D Spacecraft Carrying NASA's Aquarius Instrument Ends Operations
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, June 17, 2015
    Posted on: 6/17/2015 9:19:13 PM PDT

  • University of Washington workshop aims to marry NASA data with Earthly needs
    University of Washington - Wednesday, June 17, 2015
    Posted on: 6/17/2015 4:04:59 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Event at Ames About Sea Level Rise in Santa Clara County
    Ames Research Center - Friday, June 12, 2015
    Posted on: 6/12/2015 8:18:05 PM PDT

  • UN Outer Space Office new chair of International Working Group on Satellite based Emergency Mapping
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, May 29, 2015
    Posted on: 5/29/2015 2:18:26 PM PDT

  • Earth observation for the post-2015 development agenda UN/Germany International Conference on Earth Observation
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Tuesday, May 26, 2015
    Posted on: 5/26/2015 3:42:21 PM PDT

  • Earth Observation for the Post-2015 Development Agenda
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, May 22, 2015
    Posted on: 5/22/2015 12:35:42 PM PDT

  • Media Accreditation Opens for Launch of Ocean-Measuring Satellite
    NASA HQ - Thursday, May 21, 2015
    Posted on: 5/21/2015 2:54:15 PM PDT

  • Subcommittee Discusses Expanding Role of Commercial Weather Data
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, May 20, 2015
    Posted on: 5/20/2015 9:03:53 PM PDT

  • Increasing international collaboration on Global Navigation Satellite Systems applications
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Monday, May 18, 2015
    Posted on: 5/18/2015 2:45:27 PM PDT

  • NASA Airborne Mission to Focus on Polar Winds
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, May 12, 2015
    Posted on: 5/12/2015 2:06:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Satellite Data Helps Protect Endangered Whales
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, May 12, 2015
    Posted on: 5/12/2015 1:32:39 PM PDT

  • Space technology identifies vulnerable regions in West Africa
    University of Leicester - Monday, May 11, 2015
    Posted on: 5/11/2015 1:16:19 PM PDT

  • Global carbon dioxide concentrations surpass 400 parts per million for the first month since measurements began
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Wednesday, May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 10:47:29 PM PDT

  • NASA details super pressure balloon recovery plans in the Australian outback
    Wallops Flight Facility - Wednesday, May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 9:48:28 PM PDT

  • The Hill: Congress, we have a problem
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Thursday, April 30, 2015
    Posted on: 4/30/2015 2:00:09 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA EVM-2 Amendment 1: Changes to Requirement 90 and Program Specific Document #2
    NASA HQ - October 15, 2015
    Posted on: 10/15/2015 2:26:35 PM PDT

  • GPM sees heavy rainfall in intensifying Tropical Depression Champi
    NASA HQ - October 14, 2015
    Posted on: 10/14/2015 9:41:41 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite sees strong wind shear affecting depression
    NASA HQ - October 14, 2015
    Posted on: 10/14/2015 9:40:03 PM PDT

  • NASA sees birth of Tropical Storm Koppu in Northwestern Pacific
    NASA HQ - October 13, 2015
    Posted on: 10/13/2015 10:53:30 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP gets an infrared look at Tropical Storm Nora
    NASA HQ -
    Posted on: 10/13/2015 10:52:09 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP spots twenty-fifth tropical depression in Northwestern Pacific
    NASA HQ - October 13, 2015
    Posted on: 10/13/2015 10:50:32 PM PDT

  • NASA sees remnants of Typhoon Choi-wan over southeastern Russia
    NASA HQ - October 9, 2015
    Posted on: 10/9/2015 7:44:58 PM PDT

  • Former Hurricane Oho's remnants affecting western Canada, Washington state
    NASA HQ - October 9, 2015
    Posted on: 10/9/2015 7:43:37 PM PDT

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  • Satellite spots new depression exactly between Baja California and Hawaii
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    Posted on: 10/9/2015 7:42:04 PM PDT

  • NASA measuring the pulsating aurora
    NASA HQ - October 8, 2015
    Posted on: 10/9/2015 2:45:23 AM PDT

  • NASA satellite data shows Joaquin becoming a post-Tropical Cyclone
    NASA HQ - October 8, 2015
    Posted on: 10/9/2015 2:43:51 AM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP sees wind-shear battered extra-tropical Oho
    NASA HQ - October 8, 2015
    Posted on: 10/9/2015 2:42:15 AM PDT

  • NASA's Aqua and Terra satellites analyze Hurricane Joaquin near Bermuda
    NASA HQ - October 5, 2015
    Posted on: 10/5/2015 4:31:54 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 27: New Opportunity - SERVIR Applied Sciences Team
    - October 2, 2015
    Posted on: 10/2/2015 7:00:27 PM PDT

  • Satellites show Joaquin becoming a Category 4 hurricane
    - October 1, 2015
    Posted on: 10/1/2015 10:39:07 PM PDT

  • NASA sees new tropical storm affecting the Philippines
    NASA HQ - October 1, 2015
    Posted on: 10/1/2015 5:30:32 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Depression Marty meets its end
    NASA HQ - October 1, 2015
    Posted on: 10/1/2015 5:29:17 PM PDT

  • NASA provides various views of Hurricane Joaquin
    NASA HQ - October 1, 2015
    Posted on: 10/1/2015 5:28:06 PM PDT

  • NASA satellites dissect Typhoon Dujuan affecting Taiwan
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 8:09:52 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM sees Tropical Storm Joaquin form in western Atlantic
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 8:08:27 PM PDT