Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA, Japan Release Improved Topographic Map Of Earth
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 18, 2011
    Posted on: 10/18/2011 5:30:34 PM PDT

  • Images: Slight Surface Changes Detected from Space
    European Space Agency - Thursday, October 13, 2011
    Posted on: 10/13/2011 7:15:08 PM PDT

  • Call for Media: 20 years of ERS missions
    - Tuesday, October 11, 2011
    Posted on: 10/11/2011 4:42:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Movie on Ocean Circulation Gets Visitors in the "LOOP"
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 4, 2011
    Posted on: 10/5/2011 1:06:54 AM PDT

  • Arctic Sea Ice Continues Decline, Hits Second-Lowest Level
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 4, 2011
    Posted on: 10/4/2011 6:41:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Leads Study Of Unprecedented Arctic Ozone Loss
    NASA HQ - Monday, October 3, 2011
    Posted on: 10/3/2011 7:09:29 PM PDT

  • Satellites predict city hot spots
    European Space Agency - Thursday, September 29, 2011
    Posted on: 9/29/2011 3:49:26 PM PDT

  • Nigeria's New Satellite Demonstrates Stunning High Resolution Capability
    Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd - Wednesday, September 28, 2011
    Posted on: 9/28/2011 6:24:23 PM PDT

  • Rep. Hall Announces Committee Investigation into Unauthorized NOAA Climate Service
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Thursday, September 22, 2011
    Posted on: 9/23/2011 2:05:09 AM PDT

  • Liquid Robotics Announces Pacific Crossing (PacX) Grand Challenge to Worldwide Science Community
    Liquid Robotics - Tuesday, September 20, 2011
    Posted on: 9/21/2011 3:01:31 AM PDT

  • NASA Mars Research Helps Find Buried Water on Earth
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, September 15, 2011
    Posted on: 9/15/2011 5:05:23 PM PDT

  • First global portrait of greenhouse gases emerges from pole-to-pole flights
    National Center for Atmospheric Research - Wednesday, September 7, 2011
    Posted on: 9/8/2011 2:58:14 AM PDT

  • NASA Announces Media Teleconference About Satellite Re-Entry
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, September 7, 2011
    Posted on: 9/7/2011 7:19:07 PM PDT

  • NASA study refutes claims of drought-driven declines in plant productivity, global food security
    Boston University - Monday, August 29, 2011
    Posted on: 8/29/2011 5:26:14 PM PDT

  • Tackling mysteries about carbon, possible oil formation and more deep inside Earth
    - Monday, August 29, 2011
    Posted on: 8/29/2011 5:20:23 PM PDT

  • Nigerian-built Satellite Acquires First Image Just Days After Launch
    - Friday, August 26, 2011
    Posted on: 8/26/2011 7:19:04 PM PDT

  • Accolade for water mission technology
    European Space Agency - Monday, August 22, 2011
    Posted on: 8/22/2011 4:43:03 PM PDT

  • NASA Research Confirms it's a Small World, After All
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, August 16, 2011
    Posted on: 8/16/2011 5:13:01 PM PDT

  • Image: Betsiboka Estuary in Northwest Madagascar As Seen From Orbit
    European Space Agency - Friday, August 5, 2011
    Posted on: 8/5/2011 5:52:32 PM PDT

  • Lowering of ERS-2 orbit continues
    European Space Agency - Friday, July 29, 2011
    Posted on: 7/29/2011 6:05:30 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Aqua Satellite Image: Tropical Cyclone Bansi Nears Madagascar
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2015
    Posted on: 1/12/2015 8:07:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Robot Plunges Into Volcano to Explore Fissure
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - January 7, 2015
    Posted on: 1/7/2015 9:31:23 PM PDT

  • View From Space: Floating Kelp Forests Revealed
    NASA HQ - January 6, 2015
    Posted on: 1/6/2015 3:03:56 PM PDT

  • Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport As Seen From Orbit
    NASA HQ - January 5, 2015
    Posted on: 1/6/2015 3:52:38 AM PDT

  • Black Smoke Plume From Oil Refinery Fire in Libya Spotted From Orbit
    NASA HQ - January 5, 2015
    Posted on: 1/5/2015 3:04:32 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Kate Meeting its End
    NASA HQ - January 1, 2015
    Posted on: 1/1/2015 3:55:32 PM PDT

  • NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite Sees Strong Wind Shear Tearing Tropical Depression Jangmi Apart
    NASA HQ - January 1, 2015
    Posted on: 1/1/2015 3:50:49 PM PDT

  • Apollo 7 Image of Earth's Highest Mountains
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2014
    Posted on: 12/30/2014 8:23:37 PM PDT

  • NASA sees a weaker Tropical Depression Jangmi slide into Sulu Sea
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2014
    Posted on: 12/30/2014 6:29:14 PM PDT

  • NASA sees heaviest rainfall north of Tropical Cyclone Kate's eye
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2014
    Posted on: 12/30/2014 6:27:52 PM PDT

  • Air Pollution Haze Over India and Nepal As Seen From Space
    NASA HQ - December 28, 2014
    Posted on: 12/28/2014 4:06:17 PM PDT

  • ROSES-14 Amendment: HyspIRI Preparatory Airborne Activities and Associated Science: Coral Reef and Volcano Research
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 22, 2014
    Posted on: 12/22/2014 7:37:22 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 47: Revised text for D.8: SAT
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 16, 2014
    Posted on: 12/16/2014 5:55:58 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 43: Release of Final Text for A.4, TE
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 9, 2014
    Posted on: 12/9/2014 3:02:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Analyzes California's Rainfall from Space
    NASA HQ - December 6, 2014
    Posted on: 12/6/2014 7:01:07 PM PDT

  • NASA Climate Analysis For President's Malaria Initiative Impact Evaluation Reports
    Marshall Space Flight Center - December 4, 2014
    Posted on: 12/4/2014 11:14:50 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 41: A.20, Atmospheric Composition Shifted to ROSES-2015
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 4, 2014
    Posted on: 12/4/2014 3:29:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Solicitation: Lake Chad Basin Meteorological Data
    Goddard Space Flight Center - December 3, 2014
    Posted on: 12/3/2014 4:16:12 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 40: Release of a new call: A.25, Severe Storm Research
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 2, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 6:04:32 PM PDT

  • NASA's Terra Satellite Catches Fast-Developing Tropical Storm Hagupit
    NASA HQ - December 2, 2014
    Posted on: 12/2/2014 5:29:19 PM PDT