Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • El Nino’s impact on continental evaporation
    European Space Agency - Friday, January 24, 2014
    Posted on: 1/24/2014 3:34:12 PM PDT

  • NASA-Funded Sounding Rocket to Catch Aurora in the Act
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 23, 2014
    Posted on: 1/23/2014 5:36:06 PM PDT

  • NASA Set for a Big Year in Earth Science With Five New Missions
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, January 22, 2014
    Posted on: 1/22/2014 5:47:43 PM PDT

  • Media Briefing to Preview Big Year Ahead for NASA Earth Science
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 17, 2014
    Posted on: 1/17/2014 8:06:55 PM PDT

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  • NASA, NOAA To Announce 2013 Global Temperature, Climate Conditions
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    Posted on: 1/16/2014 8:34:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Developing Natural Hazard Warning Systems
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    Posted on: 12/11/2013 3:16:20 AM PDT

  • Satellite trio to explore the Earth's magnetic field
    Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres - Monday, November 25, 2013
    Posted on: 11/25/2013 2:29:25 PM PDT

  • NASA-USGS Landsat Data Yield Best View to Date of Global Forest Losses, Gains
    NASA HQ - Thursday, November 14, 2013
    Posted on: 11/14/2013 11:44:17 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to View New Earth Science Satellite before Shipment to Japan
    NASA HQ - Thursday, October 31, 2013
    Posted on: 10/31/2013 3:22:09 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosts Earth Science Social Media Event
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    Posted on: 10/30/2013 1:52:20 AM PDT

  • NASA SALMON-2 AO Amendment 7: EVI-2 proposal due date changed to November 25, 2013
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - Monday, October 21, 2013
    Posted on: 10/21/2013 6:51:52 PM PDT

  • How Earth's rotation affects vortices in nature
    American Institute of Physics - Tuesday, October 15, 2013
    Posted on: 10/15/2013 4:51:42 PM PDT

  • Space Foundation Discovery Center Presents World Premiere of NASA Film Water Falls
    Space Foundation - Wednesday, September 25, 2013
    Posted on: 9/25/2013 2:02:40 PM PDT

  • SwRI-Managed CYGNSS Hurricane Satellite Mission Passes Key Review Milestone
    Southwest Institute for Space Research - Thursday, September 19, 2013
    Posted on: 9/19/2013 11:39:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Invites Social Media Fans to Earth Science Event
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, September 17, 2013
    Posted on: 9/17/2013 12:29:18 PM PDT

  • Newly Discovered Flux in Earth May Solve Missing-Mantle Mystery
    Asian Star Development - Thursday, July 18, 2013
    Posted on: 7/18/2013 12:21:06 PM PDT

  • Subcommittee Reviews Legislation to Improve Weather Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, May 23, 2013
    Posted on: 5/23/2013 10:40:09 PM PDT

  • Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Weather Forecasting and Proposed Legislation
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Thursday, May 23, 2013
    Posted on: 5/23/2013 10:39:47 PM PDT

  • Ball Aerospace Wins Contract to Build Air Quality Sensor for KARI
    Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. -
    Posted on: 5/14/2013 10:34:13 PM PDT

  • New American Chemical Society video: Keeping tabs on global air pollution from space
    American Chemical Society - Tuesday, May 14, 2013
    Posted on: 5/14/2013 10:29:49 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Satellite Sees Formation of Eastern Pacific's Tropical Storm Hilda
    NASA HQ - August 6, 2015
    Posted on: 8/6/2015 9:04:34 PM PDT

  • GPM Views Fading Rare Southern Hemisphere Tropical Cyclone
    NASA HQ -
    Posted on: 8/4/2015 9:42:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Soudelor Reach Category 5 Typhoon Status
    NASA HQ - August 4, 2015
    Posted on: 8/4/2015 9:40:13 PM PDT

  • Terra Satellite Sees the End of Tropical Depression 14W
    NASA HQ - August 4, 2015
    Posted on: 8/4/2015 9:37:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Heavy Rainfall in Super Typhoon Soudelor
    NASA HQ - August 3, 2015
    Posted on: 8/3/2015 6:08:18 PM PDT

  • Guillermo Becomes the Eastern Pacific's Fifth Hurricane
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2015
    Posted on: 7/31/2015 4:48:55 PM PDT

  • GPM Sees Tropical Cyclone Komen Drenching Bangladesh
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2015
    Posted on: 7/31/2015 4:41:10 PM PDT

  • 3D View of the Himalayas As Seen From Space
    NASA HQ - July 30, 2015
    Posted on: 7/30/2015 6:52:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees New Tropical Storm Hugging Bangladesh Coast
    NASA HQ - July 29, 2015
    Posted on: 7/29/2015 3:06:50 PM PDT

  • NASA's RapidScat Sees 'Left-handed' Tropical Depression 8E
    NASA HQ - July 29, 2015
    Posted on: 7/29/2015 3:03:13 PM PDT

  • Advanced Weather Satellite INSAT-3D Completes Two Years in Orbit
    Indian Space Research Organisation - July 27, 2015
    Posted on: 7/28/2015 2:03:47 AM PDT

  • ESA hands over control of the MSG-4 weather satellite
    European Space Agency - July 27, 2015
    Posted on: 7/27/2015 4:44:01 PM PDT

  • Tropical Depression Halola Makes Landfall in Kyushu and Erodes
    NASA HQ - July 27, 2015
    Posted on: 7/27/2015 4:31:09 PM PDT

  • NASA's GPM Sees Dry Air Affecting Typhoon Halola
    NASA HQ - July 26, 2015
    Posted on: 7/26/2015 3:51:41 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Depression Felicia swallow Socorro Island
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 24, 2015
    Posted on: 7/24/2015 10:54:01 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Cyclone 12W grow into a Tropical Storm
    NASA HQ - July 24, 2015
    Posted on: 7/24/2015 10:52:48 PM PDT

  • Marine plankton brighten clouds over Southern Ocean
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 24, 2015
    Posted on: 7/24/2015 10:51:19 PM PDT

  • NASA looks inside Typhoon Halola
    NASA HQ - July 24, 2015
    Posted on: 7/24/2015 2:57:42 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Newborn Tropical Depression 12W Near Northeastern Tip of Philippines
    NASA HQ - July 23, 2015
    Posted on: 7/23/2015 7:03:45 PM PDT

  • Satellite Sees Birth of Tropical Storm Felicia in Eastern Pacific Ocean
    NASA HQ - July 23, 2015
    Posted on: 7/23/2015 7:02:01 PM PDT