Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • ESA's Sentinel-2 shapes up for testing
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, November 30, 2011
    Posted on: 11/30/2011 7:26:41 PM PDT

  • Earth's core deprived of oxygen
    Carnegie Institution - Wednesday, November 23, 2011
    Posted on: 11/24/2011 2:23:59 AM PDT

  • ESA opens Landsat archives
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, November 23, 2011
    Posted on: 11/24/2011 2:21:31 AM PDT

  • European Commission Joint Research Centre Satellite data can help protect bluefin tuna
    European Commission - Monday, November 21, 2011
    Posted on: 11/22/2011 1:23:05 AM PDT

  • Lightning Sprites Are Out-of-This-World
    Tel Aviv University - Monday, November 21, 2011
    Posted on: 11/22/2011 1:22:00 AM PDT

  • Liquid Robotics Ocean Robots Embark on World Record Journey Across Pacific Ocean to Foster New Scientific Discoveries
    Liquid Robotics - Thursday, November 17, 2011
    Posted on: 11/18/2011 5:37:22 AM PDT

  • Supervolcanoes: Not a threat for 2012
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Posted on: 11/16/2011 5:53:52 PM PDT

  • 2011 Awards Presented For Achievements In Earth Remote Sensing
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, November 16, 2011
    Posted on: 11/16/2011 5:49:55 PM PDT

  • ESA calls for EarthCARE Mission Advisory Group members
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, November 15, 2011
    Posted on: 11/15/2011 3:35:26 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • NASA Panorama of Two Southern Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones
    NASA HQ - January 29, 2015
    Posted on: 1/29/2015 2:04:54 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclcone Diamondra As Seen From Orbit
    NASA HQ - January 28, 2015
    Posted on: 1/28/2015 3:58:49 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Bansi As Seen From Space
    NASA HQ - January 28, 2015
    Posted on: 1/28/2015 3:55:20 PM PDT

  • Rocky Mountain National Park Viewed From the International Space Station
    NASA HQ - January 26, 2015
    Posted on: 1/26/2015 8:40:47 PM PDT