Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • First EarthScope 'Transportable Array' Seismic Station Reaches U.S. East Coast
    National Science Foundation - Sunday, February 19, 2012
    Posted on: 2/19/2012 6:04:58 PM PDT

  • Swarm Constellation heads North
    European Space Agency - Sunday, February 19, 2012
    Posted on: 2/19/2012 5:58:32 PM PDT

  • Building Blocks of Early Earth Survived Collision that Created Moon
    University of Maryland - Saturday, February 18, 2012
    Posted on: 2/18/2012 9:10:16 PM PDT

  • Station Astronauts Capture Stunning Views of U.S., Canada, Northern Lights
    NASA HQ - Saturday, February 11, 2012
    Posted on: 2/11/2012 6:38:40 PM PDT

  • Spaceborne Dual-Frequency Precipitation Radar Ships from Japan to U.S.
    NASA HQ - Thursday, February 9, 2012
    Posted on: 2/9/2012 6:18:36 PM PDT

  • Infrared Sounder on NASA's Suomi NPP Starts its Mission
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Posted on: 2/8/2012 8:19:40 PM PDT

  • Satellite study reveals critical habitat and corridors for world's rarest gorilla
    Wildlife Conservation Society - Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Posted on: 2/7/2012 1:32:42 PM PDT

  • Colorado: Possible Answers to Questions about Enigmatic Little Ice Age
    - Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Posted on: 2/7/2012 1:19:48 PM PDT

  • Study May Answer Questions about Little Ice Age
    UCAR - Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Posted on: 2/7/2012 1:18:44 PM PDT

  • Satellite Tracking Reveals Sea Turtle Feeding Hotspots Study Offers Clues to Loggerheads' Elusive Habits at Sea
    U.S. Geological Survey - Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Posted on: 2/7/2012 1:04:19 PM PDT

  • Google Earth Ocean Terrain Receives Major Update
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography - Thursday, February 2, 2012
    Posted on: 2/3/2012 1:31:12 AM PDT

  • NASA's GCPEX Mission: What We Don't Know about Snow
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, February 1, 2012
    Posted on: 2/1/2012 11:36:49 PM PDT

  • Earth's Energy Budget Remained Out of Balance Despite Unusually Low Solar Activity
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, January 31, 2012
    Posted on: 1/31/2012 6:41:02 PM PDT

  • Elusive Matter Found To Be Abundant Far Above Earth
    American Geophysical Union - Tuesday, January 24, 2012
    Posted on: 1/25/2012 1:22:39 AM PDT

  • Defense Weather Satellite System Stops Work
    Los Angeles Air Force Base - Tuesday, January 24, 2012
    Posted on: 1/24/2012 9:04:45 PM PDT

  • NASA Finds 2011 Ninth Warmest Year on Record
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Posted on: 1/19/2012 8:20:48 PM PDT

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA's Many Views of Australia's Tropical Cyclone Marcia
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 19, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 7:15:45 PM PDT

  • NASA satellites reveal Tropical Cyclone Lam strengthening
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 2:55:24 AM PDT

  • NASA satellite sees newborn Tropical Cyclone Marcia threatening Queensland
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/19/2015 2:53:10 AM PDT

  • NASA Satellites Catch Birth of Tropical Cyclone Lam in Gulf of Carpentaria
    Goddard Space Flight Center - February 18, 2015
    Posted on: 2/18/2015 4:02:34 PM PDT

  • Satellite View of System 98P Observed East-Northeast of Willis Island, Australia
    NASA HQ - February 16, 2015
    Posted on: 2/16/2015 4:40:50 PM PDT

  • 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