Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • Preparations under way for IGARSS 2012
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, January 18, 2012
    Posted on: 1/18/2012 3:01:50 PM PDT

  • NASA Study Shows Health, Food Security Benefits From Climate Change Actions
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 13, 2012
    Posted on: 1/13/2012 5:55:10 PM PDT

  • Researchers discover particle which could 'cool the planet'
    University of Manchester - Thursday, January 12, 2012
    Posted on: 1/13/2012 12:35:01 AM PDT

  • Satellite imagery detects thermal 'uplift' signal of underground nuclear tests
    Oregon State University - Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Posted on: 1/11/2012 2:34:29 AM PDT

  • Earth observation empowers African scientists to improve water management
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Posted on: 1/10/2012 2:37:58 PM PDT

  • Public Invited to Free Lecture at NASA Goddard: Unlocking the Secrets of the Sun
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, January 9, 2012
    Posted on: 1/9/2012 4:20:21 PM PDT

  • NASA Talk Focuses on Monitoring Air Quality From Space
    Langley Research Center - Monday, January 9, 2012
    Posted on: 1/9/2012 4:19:40 PM PDT

  • SMOS versatility offers sea ice mapping
    European Space Agency - Monday, January 9, 2012
    Posted on: 1/9/2012 4:16:35 PM PDT

  • NASA Finds Russian Runoff Freshening Canadian Arctic
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, January 4, 2012
    Posted on: 1/4/2012 8:55:41 PM PDT

  • First ever direct measurement of the Earth's rotation
    Technische Universitaet Muenchen - Thursday, December 22, 2011
    Posted on: 12/22/2011 5:17:35 PM PDT

  • Climate Change May Bring Big Ecosystem Changes
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    Posted on: 12/14/2011 9:18:58 PM PDT

  • Astrium awarded Sentinel 5 Precursor contract
    Airbus Defence and Space - Thursday, December 8, 2011
    Posted on: 12/9/2011 3:10:48 AM PDT

  • ESA selects Astrium to build Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite
    European Space Agency - Thursday, December 8, 2011
    Posted on: 12/9/2011 3:09:53 AM PDT

  • Paleoclimate Record Points Toward Potential Rapid Climate Changes
    Goddard Institute for Space Studies - Thursday, December 8, 2011
    Posted on: 12/9/2011 3:08:29 AM PDT

  • Study Shows More Shrubbery in a Warming World
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, December 8, 2011
    Posted on: 12/9/2011 3:07:38 AM PDT

  • SMOS maps Europe's dry autumn soils
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, December 7, 2011
    Posted on: 12/8/2011 1:56:51 AM PDT

  • NASA Finds 'Merging Tsunami' Doubled Japan Destruction
    NASA HQ - Monday, December 5, 2011
    Posted on: 12/6/2011 1:56:42 AM PDT

  • NASA Gears Up for Airborne Study of Earth's Radiation Balance
    Ames Research Center - Monday, December 5, 2011
    Posted on: 12/5/2011 9:40:43 PM PDT

  • Path to Oxygen in Earth's Atmosphere: Long Series of Starts and Stops
    National Science Foundation - Friday, December 2, 2011
    Posted on: 12/3/2011 12:52:11 AM PDT

  • Magnetic Pole Reversal Happens All the (Geologic) Time
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, December 1, 2011
    Posted on: 12/1/2011 11:54:57 AM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA GSFC Solicitation: Support for Atmospheric Sciences Modeling and Data Assimilation
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 4:01:38 PM PDT

  • Release of NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2015, Omnibus Solicitation
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 13, 2015
    Posted on: 2/13/2015 3:39:38 PM PDT

  • Statement of Rep Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) Bridging the Gap: America's Weather Satellites and Weather Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:46:18 PM PDT

  • Statement of Rep. Barry Loudermilk: Bridging the Gap: America's Weather Satellites and Weather Forecasting
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 5:45:21 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA satellite sees Tropical Depression Higos sheared apart
    NASA HQ - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 4:45:13 PM PDT

  • NASA GSFC Community Announcement for Earth Venture Instrument-3 Solicitation
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 3:44:48 PM PDT

  • NASA-JAXA's TRMM and GPM satellites measure rainfall rates in Typhoon Higos
    NASA HQ - February 11, 2015
    Posted on: 2/11/2015 5:03:51 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP gets an infrared look at Typhoon Higos
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 9, 2015
    Posted on: 2/9/2015 11:58:10 PM PDT

  • NASA-JAXA's GPM satellite catches Fundi's fadeout
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 9, 2015
    Posted on: 2/9/2015 11:56:35 PM PDT

  • India and Sri Lanka by Night and Day - From Space - 50 Years Apart
    NASA HQ - February 9, 2015
    Posted on: 2/9/2015 5:07:11 PM PDT

  • Chicago's Snowy Aftermath Seen by Satellite
    NASA HQ - February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 11:15:20 PM PDT

  • Aqua Satellite Sees Demise of Tropical Cyclone Ola
    NASA HQ - February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 6:25:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Satellite Sees Wind Shear Affecting Tropical Cyclone Ola
    NASA HQ - February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 5:34:23 PM PDT

  • NASA Catches Speedy Tropical Cyclone Eunice Transitioning
    NASA HQ - February 3, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 5:32:19 PM PDT

  • NASA SMD seeking volunteer reviewers
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 2, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 3:06:23 AM PDT

  • NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship Program deadline is extended
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 2, 2015
    Posted on: 2/3/2015 2:48:15 AM PDT

  • NASA SMD ROSES-14 Amendment 51: A.29 INCA due date delayed to February 6, 2015
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 30, 2015
    Posted on: 1/30/2015 3:09:39 PM PDT

  • New England Covered With Snow As Seen By Terra MODIS
    University of Wisconsin-Madison - January 29, 2015
    Posted on: 1/29/2015 8:09:53 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Eunice Still Churning in the Southern Indian Ocean
    - January 29, 2015
    Posted on: 1/29/2015 5:09:39 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Diamondra in the middle of the Indian Ocean - not threatening land
    NASA HQ - January 29, 2015
    Posted on: 1/29/2015 5:07:37 PM PDT