Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Taking the 'pulse' of volcanoes using satellite images
    University of Miami - Monday, November 5, 2012
    Posted on: 11/5/2012 3:40:20 PM PDT

  • Ocean Robot Transmits Real Time Weather Data Through Hurricane Sandy
    Liquid Robotics - Monday, November 5, 2012
    Posted on: 11/5/2012 3:33:49 PM PDT

  • NASA Maps How Nutrients Affect Plant Productivity
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, November 2, 2012
    Posted on: 11/2/2012 5:28:18 PM PDT

  • Sizing up biomass from space
    BioMed Central - Wednesday, October 31, 2012
    Posted on: 10/31/2012 6:06:30 PM PDT

  • Rapid changes in the Earth's core: The magnetic field and gravity from a satellite perspective
    Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres - Tuesday, October 23, 2012
    Posted on: 10/23/2012 3:45:56 PM PDT

  • GMES for Europe
    European Space Agency - Friday, October 12, 2012
    Posted on: 10/12/2012 4:50:06 PM PDT

  • ESA satellites looking deeper into sea ice
    European Space Agency - Friday, October 5, 2012
    Posted on: 10/5/2012 5:37:57 PM PDT

  • Could short wavelength radar reveal new views of Earth from space?
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, October 3, 2012
    Posted on: 10/3/2012 4:40:33 PM PDT

  • SMOS has a better look at salinity
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, October 2, 2012
    Posted on: 10/2/2012 6:19:39 PM PDT

  • Rare Great Earthquake in April Triggers Large Aftershocks All Over the Globe
    U.S. Geological Survey - Thursday, September 27, 2012
    Posted on: 9/27/2012 5:27:00 PM PDT

  • Large 2012 earthquake triggered temblors worldwide for nearly a week
    University of California Berkeley - Thursday, September 27, 2012
    Posted on: 9/27/2012 5:25:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Explores Hidden Underground Substructures Below Surprise Valley Fault
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, September 27, 2012
    Posted on: 9/27/2012 3:45:58 PM PDT

  • Cutting-Edge Technology Makes NASA's Hurricane Mission a Reality
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, September 26, 2012
    Posted on: 9/26/2012 4:48:24 PM PDT

  • Radar altimetry gains altitude in Venice
    European Space Agency - Monday, September 24, 2012
    Posted on: 9/24/2012 2:48:00 PM PDT

  • QuakeSim and NASA Mobile App Win NASA Software Award
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Posted on: 9/21/2012 1:17:57 AM PDT

  • Arctic Sea Ice Hits Smallest Extent In Satellite Era
    NASA HQ - Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Posted on: 9/20/2012 6:03:03 PM PDT

  • International Landsat Cooperators to Confer in Sioux Falls
    U.S. Geological Survey - Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Posted on: 9/20/2012 5:35:10 PM PDT

  • Cavenauts return to Earth
    European Space Agency - Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Posted on: 9/20/2012 3:00:42 PM PDT

  • Call for Media: new data on global sea level changes
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, September 19, 2012
    Posted on: 9/19/2012 3:29:42 PM PDT

  • Europe's second polar-orbiting weather satellite is aloft
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, September 18, 2012
    Posted on: 9/18/2012 5:17:03 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA Draft Earth Venture Mission Announcement of Opportunity
    NASA HQ - May 12, 2015
    Posted on: 5/12/2015 2:22:50 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Tropical Storm Dolphin Threatening Micronesia
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 11, 2015
    Posted on: 5/12/2015 2:20:45 AM PDT

  • NASA Imagery Shows Mid-West Looking At Tornado Weather
    NASA HQ - May 9, 2015
    Posted on: 5/9/2015 10:52:51 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Ana Tightens Up and Becomes Tropical
    NASA HQ - May 9, 2015
    Posted on: 5/9/2015 10:50:45 PM PDT

  • GPM and Suomi-NPP Fly Above Subtropical Storm Ana
    NASA HQ - May 8, 2015
    Posted on: 5/9/2015 10:48:59 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Typhoon Noul beginning to strengthen in the West Pacific
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 8, 2015
    Posted on: 5/8/2015 3:32:17 PM PDT

  • View From Orbit: Typhoon Noul continues to intensify as it nears Luzon
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 8, 2015
    Posted on: 5/8/2015 3:30:24 PM PDT

  • View From Orbit: Tropical Depression 07W starting to get organized
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 8, 2015
    Posted on: 5/8/2015 3:28:28 PM PDT

  • View From Orbit: Tropical Depression 93W forms near Micronesia
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 9:39:36 PM PDT

  • Gorkha Earthquake-Induced Ice Avalanche Susceptibility Map
    NASA HQ - May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 3:40:51 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Chances Increasing for Formation of Tropical System
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 3:34:58 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Yap Island Typhoon Warning in Place for Noul
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 6, 2015
    Posted on: 5/6/2015 3:29:23 PM PDT

  • Landsat Shows New Hazards Arising in Manaslu/Langtang Region of Nepal
    NASA HQ - May 5, 2015
    Posted on: 5/5/2015 10:50:58 PM PDT

  • GPS Data Show How Nepal Quake Disturbed Earth’s Upper Atmosphere
    NASA HQ - May 5, 2015
    Posted on: 5/5/2015 10:45:40 PM PDT

  • Yap Island typhoon warning in place for Noul
    Goddard Space Flight Center - May 5, 2015
    Posted on: 5/5/2015 5:54:17 PM PDT

  • Landslide in Langtang Valley Seen From Orbit
    NASA HQ - May 4, 2015
    Posted on: 5/5/2015 3:07:09 AM PDT

  • Landsat 8 Reveals Extent of Quake Disaster in Nepal’s Langtang Valley
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 4, 2015
    Posted on: 5/4/2015 8:15:05 PM PDT

  • NASA's ARIA Project Provides New Look at Earth Surface Deformation from Nepal Quake
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 4, 2015
    Posted on: 5/4/2015 8:12:45 PM PDT

  • Nepal's Imja Lake, Khumbu Region, Appears Resilient Against Gorkha Quake
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 4, 2015
    Posted on: 5/4/2015 8:06:40 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Storm Noul Strengthening, Organizing
    NASA HQ - May 4, 2015
    Posted on: 5/4/2015 4:48:38 PM PDT