Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Smith: Taxpayer-Funded Climate Org Allegedly Seeks Criminal Penalties for Skeptics
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, October 1, 2015
    Posted on: 10/1/2015 5:47:28 PM PDT

  • NASA's William Borucki Gives Portion of Shaw Prize Funds to Union of Concerned Scientists
    Union of Concerned Scientists - Thursday, September 24, 2015
    Posted on: 9/24/2015 2:33:41 PM PDT

  • USAID, NASA Officials and Astronauts Discuss Connecting Space to Village
    NASA HQ - Monday, September 14, 2015
    Posted on: 9/15/2015 1:08:58 AM PDT

  • Study Contrasts Effects of Two Types of SoCal Fires
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Saturday, September 12, 2015
    Posted on: 9/12/2015 2:50:37 PM PDT

  • IMAX And Disney Set Toni Myers' New 3D Space Documentary A Beautiful Planet For Release On April 29, 2016
    IMAX Corporation - Monday, September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 2:21:05 PM PDT

  • European Citizens Measure Air Pollution With Their Smartphones
    Leiden University - Monday, September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 2:18:01 PM PDT

  • NASA Arctic Field Campaign to Examine Ecosystem Impacts of Changing Climate
    NASA HQ - Monday, August 31, 2015
    Posted on: 8/31/2015 5:30:12 PM PDT

  • NASA, USAID Open Environmental Information Hub for Southeast Asia
    NASA HQ - Monday, August 31, 2015
    Posted on: 8/31/2015 1:31:22 PM PDT

  • NASA kicks off scientific ballooning campaign in New Mexico
    Wallops Flight Facility - Friday, August 28, 2015
    Posted on: 8/28/2015 9:05:51 PM PDT

  • NASA Zeroes in on Ocean Rise: How Much? How Soon?
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 26, 2015
    Posted on: 8/26/2015 5:07:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Global Hawk arrives in Virginia to begin NOAA-led mission to improve hurricane forecasts
    Wallops Flight Facility - Monday, August 24, 2015
    Posted on: 8/24/2015 7:16:29 PM PDT

  • NASA Holds Media Opportunities to Discuss Rising Sea Levels
    NASA HQ - Friday, August 21, 2015
    Posted on: 8/21/2015 5:36:31 PM PDT

  • NASA Begins to Build Satellite Mission to Improve Hurricane Forecasting
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 19, 2015
    Posted on: 8/19/2015 6:55:11 PM PDT

  • Harnessing the butterfly effect
    McGill University - Wednesday, August 19, 2015
    Posted on: 8/19/2015 3:25:56 PM PDT

  • Nature, Chinese Pollution Offset U.S. West Ozone Gains
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, August 10, 2015
    Posted on: 8/10/2015 10:27:45 PM PDT

  • NSF awards grants for study of Nepal earthquake
    National Science Foundation - Tuesday, August 4, 2015
    Posted on: 8/4/2015 4:16:58 PM PDT

  • NASA Talk Looks at Decades of Measuring Ice Over North and South Poles
    Langley Research Center - Friday, July 31, 2015
    Posted on: 7/31/2015 8:32:08 PM PDT

  • Space Research Supporting Canadian Farmers
    Canadian Space Agency - Tuesday, July 28, 2015
    Posted on: 7/28/2015 5:44:43 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosts 'Quest for Quakes' Data Challenge
    NASA HQ - Friday, July 24, 2015
    Posted on: 7/24/2015 3:14:01 PM PDT

  • Space-eye-view could help stop global wildlife decline
    Zoological Society of London - Thursday, July 23, 2015
    Posted on: 7/23/2015 2:02:19 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA's GPM satellite sees Typhoon Champi still going strong
    - October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 9:32:18 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM checks rainfall rates in Category 4 Hurricane Olaf
    NASA HQ - October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 9:30:53 PM PDT

  • NASA adds up Typhoon Koppu's deadly Philippine rainfall
    NASA HQ - October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 9:29:15 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Typhoon Champi near Iwo To, Japan
    NASA HQ - October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 9:25:17 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Hurricane Olaf move into central Pacific Ocean
    NASA HQ - October 21, 2015
    Posted on: 10/21/2015 9:23:54 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM sees Koppu menacing the Philippines
    NASA HQ - October 16, 2015
    Posted on: 10/16/2015 4:17:08 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite sees Tropical Storm Champi affecting Guam
    NASA HQ - October 16, 2015
    Posted on: 10/16/2015 4:15:23 PM PDT

  • Satellite sees Tropical Depression 19E still disorganized
    NASA HQ - October 16, 2015
    Posted on: 10/16/2015 4:13:49 PM PDT

  • Suomi NPP satellite spots formation of second Southern Pacific tropical cyclone
    NASA HQ - October 16, 2015
    Posted on: 10/16/2015 4:12:23 PM PDT

  • 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