Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • Flooding in Madagascar Caused by Tropical Storm Chedza
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:06:49 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Niko Moves Through Society Islands
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:04:13 PM PDT

  • GOES-West Captures Birth of Tropical Cyclone Niko in Southern Pacific
    NASA HQ - January 22, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 4:02:22 PM PDT

  • ROSES-14 Amendment 50: Release of a new call: D.14 Extreme Precision Doppler Spectrometer Instrument
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 21, 2015
    Posted on: 1/22/2015 1:16:05 AM PDT

  • NASA GRC Notice of Partnering Opportunity: Earth Venture Mission-2
    Glenn Research Center - January 21, 2015
    Posted on: 1/21/2015 11:01:16 PM PDT

  • The Once-Powerful Tropical Cyclone Bansi Stirred Up Ocean Sediment
    NASA HQ - January 20, 2015
    Posted on: 1/20/2015 10:06:41 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees a Smaller Eye in a Stronger Tropical Cyclone Bansi
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:44:17 PM PDT

  • Satellite Sees Heavy Rain in Tropical Storm Mekkhala on its Approach to Philippines
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:41:47 PM PDT

  • NASA Spots Newborn Tropical Storm Chedza Making Landfall
    NASA HQ - January 19, 2015
    Posted on: 1/19/2015 1:38:56 PM PDT

  • GPM satellite sees Tropical Storm mekkhala organizing
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 7:31:33 PM PDT

  • Suomi NPP Satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Bansi's eye almost quadruple in area
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2015
    Posted on: 1/15/2015 7:29:49 PM PDT