Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • '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

  • Tapping into Earth observation data for international development
    European Space Agency - Thursday, December 11, 2014
    Posted on: 12/11/2014 4:10:48 PM PDT

  • Estimates of anthropogenic nitrogen in the ocean may be high
    Wiley - Monday, December 1, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 3:08:20 AM PDT

  • Most of Earth's carbon may be hidden in the planet's inner core, new model suggests
    University of Michigan - Monday, December 1, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 3:06:37 AM PDT

  • Star Trek-like invisible shield found thousands of miles above Earth
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    Posted on: 11/26/2014 11:07:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Airborne Campaigns Tackle Climate Questions from Africa to Arctic
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, November 25, 2014
    Posted on: 11/25/2014 9:41:39 PM PDT

  • USGS-NASA Award Recognizes Innovations in Earth Observation
    U.S. Geological Survey - Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    Posted on: 11/18/2014 9:17:14 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA's RapidScat Looks at Winds of 3 Pacific Tropical Cyclones
    NASA HQ - September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 10:04:31 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Sees a Weaker Hurricane Jimena
    NASA HQ - September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 4:54:39 PM PDT

  • Typhoon Kilo's Eye Gets a NASA Style Close-Up
    NASA HQ - September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 4:52:21 PM PDT

  • NASA shows upper-level westerly winds affecting Tropical Storm Fred
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2015
    Posted on: 9/4/2015 1:42:44 PM PDT

  • NASA Aqua Satellite sees Typhoon Kilo headed west
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2015
    Posted on: 9/4/2015 1:41:11 PM PDT

  • NASA's Aqua Satellite sees Ignacio in a trio across the Pacific
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2015
    Posted on: 9/4/2015 1:38:59 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM sees Hurricane Jimena's eroding eyewall
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2015
    Posted on: 9/4/2015 1:37:18 PM PDT

  • NASA RapidScat sees winds increase in Tropical Storm Kevin
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2015
    Posted on: 9/4/2015 1:35:04 PM PDT

  • Earth Venture Mission – 2 Announcement of Opportunity NNH15ZDA011O
    NASA HQ - September 3, 2015
    Posted on: 9/3/2015 7:03:24 PM PDT

  • Trio of Hurricanes Over the Pacific Ocean As Seen From Space
    NASA HQ - September 3, 2015
    Posted on: 9/3/2015 3:27:26 PM PDT

  • NASA sees a weaker Tropical Storm Ignacio north of Hawaiian Islands
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 10:13:42 PM PDT

  • Typhoon Kilo moving through northwestern Pacific Ocean
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 10:12:14 PM PDT

  • NASA sees shapeless Tropical Depression 14E
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 10:10:37 PM PDT

  • ROSES-15 Amendment 25: A.28 Space Archaeology Canceled
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 9:55:34 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Fred losing its punch
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 7:03:08 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM sees Hurricane Jimena's intense eyewall
    NASA HQ - September 2, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 7:01:39 PM PDT

  • Live Satellite-connected Webcam Image of Mt. #Everest
    EvK2CNR - September 1, 2015
    Posted on: 9/2/2015 3:56:23 AM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA satellite shows Fred facing a fizzling future
    NASA HQ - September 1, 2015
    Posted on: 9/1/2015 10:12:54 PM PDT

  • NASA sees wind shear affecting Hurricane Ignacio
    NASA HQ - September 1, 2015
    Posted on: 9/1/2015 10:11:14 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite sees Tropical Depression 14E disorganized
    NASA HQ - September 1, 2015
    Posted on: 9/1/2015 10:09:16 PM PDT