Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Etau drench Japan
    NASA HQ - September 10, 2015
    Posted on: 9/10/2015 2:21:29 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Etau approaching Japan
    NASA HQ - September 8, 2015
    Posted on: 9/8/2015 8:28:23 PM PDT