Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • Hearing: Weather Satellite Delays, Data Gap to Harm U.S. Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:42:53 PM PDT

  • Ocean Radiometer for Carbon Assessment Instrument Prototype Ready for the Open Ocean
    - Wednesday, February 11, 2015
    Posted on: 2/11/2015 3:37:47 PM PDT

  • Fires Dot the Southeastern United States
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    Posted on: 2/10/2015 4:05:49 PM PDT

  • Importance of Earth Science Recognized in President's Budget Proposal
    American Geophysical Union - Tuesday, February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 10:54:48 PM PDT

  • Academy Honors Three for Major Contributions in Earth and Space Sciences
    National Academy of Sciences - Monday, January 26, 2015
    Posted on: 1/26/2015 4:29:49 PM PDT

  • NASA's ISS-RapidScat looks at the winds in US east coast's 'wind chill'
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, January 8, 2015
    Posted on: 1/9/2015 12:51:40 AM PDT

  • Helping Endangered Species From Space
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, January 7, 2015
    Posted on: 1/7/2015 5:34:29 PM PDT

  • Is Europe an underestimated sink for carbon dioxide?
    European Space Agency - Monday, January 5, 2015
    Posted on: 1/5/2015 2:58:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Analysis: 11 Trillion Gallons to Replenish California Drought Losses
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
    Posted on: 12/17/2014 3:16:55 PM PDT

  • Global warming's influence on extreme weather
    Stanford University - Friday, December 12, 2014
    Posted on: 12/12/2014 11:50:27 PM PDT

  • Help U.S. Cope with Climate Change: Enter NASA-USGS Data App Challenge
    NASA HQ - Thursday, December 11, 2014
    Posted on: 12/11/2014 5:12:09 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • NASA gets infrared view of new Tropical Storm 20W
    NASA HQ - September 16, 2015
    Posted on: 9/16/2015 1:42:35 PM PDT

  • Remnants of ex-Tropical Storm Linda spreading inland
    NASA HQ - September 12, 2015
    Posted on: 9/12/2015 3:56:38 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP sees a lopsided Tropical Storm Henri
    NASA HQ - September 12, 2015
    Posted on: 9/12/2015 3:54:44 PM PDT

  • NASA spots Kilo becoming extra-tropical near Hokkaido, Japan
    NASA HQ - September 12, 2015
    Posted on: 9/12/2015 3:53:01 PM PDT

  • NASA's RapidScat sees Typhoon Kilo hold strength
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:29:09 PM PDT

  • NASA sees former tropical storm bow out Gracefully
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:27:31 PM PDT

  • NASA takes an infrared baby picture of Atlantic's Tropical Depression 8
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:26:02 PM PDT

  • NASA's RapidScat sees Tropical Storm Jimena's strong side away from Hawaii
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:24:48 PM PDT

  • NASA saw Linda's hurricane-force winds up to 30 miles from center
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:23:08 PM PDT