Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Committee's NASA Bill Draws Space Community Support
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, April 29, 2015
    Posted on: 4/30/2015 1:36:20 PM PDT

  • NASA concludes most rigorous super pressure balloon flight to date
    Wallops Flight Facility - Tuesday, April 28, 2015
    Posted on: 4/28/2015 4:42:13 PM PDT

  • NASA Balloon Reaches Australia after Nearly One Month of Flight
    Wallops Flight Facility - Friday, April 24, 2015
    Posted on: 4/24/2015 7:43:20 PM PDT

  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces New Collaboration to Unleash the Power of NOAA's Data
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    Posted on: 4/21/2015 8:08:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Public Events, Online Activities
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 14, 2015
    Posted on: 4/14/2015 6:56:54 PM PDT

  • NASA Talk Examines Adaption to Rising Coastal Sea Levels
    Langley Research Center - Friday, April 3, 2015
    Posted on: 4/3/2015 8:04:22 PM PDT

  • California Tuolumne Snowpack 40 Percent of Worst Year
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, April 2, 2015
    Posted on: 4/2/2015 1:20:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Reporters to see Stunning New Global Precipitation Portrait
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, March 25, 2015
    Posted on: 3/26/2015 1:45:02 AM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Nathan Sporting Hot Towers, Heavy Rainfall (with video)
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 19, 2015
    Posted on: 3/19/2015 2:44:36 PM PDT

  • Space technology investigates large-scale changes to Africa's climate
    University of Leicester - Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Posted on: 3/5/2015 6:24:56 PM PDT

  • NASA's Airborne Science Mission Returns to the Skies for Final Flights
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Posted on: 3/5/2015 6:07:22 PM PDT

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA sees wind shear affecting Tropical Storm Joaquin
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 8:07:16 PM PDT

  • NASA captures Typhoon Dujuan's landfall in southeastern China
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 8:05:53 PM PDT

  • Satellite view of remnants of post-Tropical Cyclone Niala
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 8:03:51 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM analyzes rainfall in Tropical Storm Marty
    NASA HQ - September 29, 2015
    Posted on: 9/29/2015 7:34:13 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM measures meandering Tropical Depression Ida's precipitation
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 11:11:34 PM PDT

  • NASA sees wind shear affecting Tropical Storm Niala
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 11:10:00 PM PDT

  • Typhoon Dujuan gives NASA an eye-opening performance
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 11:08:36 PM PDT

  • NASA identifies Tropical Storm Dujuan's strongest side
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 2:31:10 PM PDT

  • NASA sees a somewhat shapeless Tropical Storm Ida
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2015
    Posted on: 9/25/2015 2:29:49 PM PDT

  • NASA's Terra satellite sees Tropical Storm Ida meandering
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 8:37:05 PM PDT

  • Satellite sees Tropical Storm Malia moving away from Hawaiian Islands
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 8:35:31 PM PDT

  • NASA sees formation of Tropical Depression 21W
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 8:34:10 PM PDT

  • Remnants of Tropical Depression 16E raining over US Southwest
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 8:32:32 PM PDT

  • Satellites see Tropical Depression 16E's landfall in northwestern Mexico
    NASA HQ - September 22, 2015
    Posted on: 9/22/2015 2:16:24 PM PDT

  • NASA's RapidScat sees Typhoon Krovanh's winds tightly around center
    NASA HQ - September 18, 2015
    Posted on: 9/18/2015 3:10:18 PM PDT

  • Satellite shows Tropical Depression 9 weakening
    NASA HQ - September 18, 2015
    Posted on: 9/18/2015 3:09:01 PM PDT

  • NASA sees a comma-shaped Tropical Storm Krovanh over Marianas
    NASA HQ - September 17, 2015
    Posted on: 9/17/2015 11:40:08 PM PDT

  • NASA mapped heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Vamco
    NASA HQ - September 17, 2015
    Posted on: 9/17/2015 11:38:40 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM analyzes Tropical Depression 9 rainfall
    NASA HQ - September 17, 2015
    Posted on: 9/17/2015 11:36:49 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Marianas Islands at 5 o'clock within Typhoon Krovanh
    NASA HQ - September 17, 2015
    Posted on: 9/17/2015 11:34:47 PM PDT