Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Wildlife Management opens in Nairobi
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Monday, June 27, 2016
    Posted on: 6/27/2016 1:04:48 PM PDT

  • United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Applications for Wildlife Management and Protecting Biodiversity
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, June 24, 2016
    Posted on: 6/24/2016 11:37:17 PM PDT

  • New ESA Director of Earth Observation
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, June 14, 2016
    Posted on: 6/14/2016 3:14:10 PM PDT

  • Scientific Balloon Launches Return to NASA's Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility
    Wallops Flight Facility - Thursday, June 9, 2016
    Posted on: 6/9/2016 2:44:34 PM PDT

  • Subcommittee Emphasizes Importance of National Weather Service
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, June 8, 2016
    Posted on: 6/8/2016 9:17:36 PM PDT

  • Estonia's first contract with ESA focuses on ocean health
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, June 7, 2016
    Posted on: 6/7/2016 3:33:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Satellite Finds Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, June 1, 2016
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 8:28:51 PM PDT

  • New NASA Instrument Brings Coasts and Coral into Focus
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, June 1, 2015
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 3:03:59 PM PDT

  • Media Invited Behind the Scenes of NASA Coral Reef Study in Hawaii
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 10:36:52 PM PDT

  • NASA's KORUS-OC campaign takes to seas
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Posted on: 5/24/2016 3:59:12 PM PDT

  • NASA Hurricane Resources Available for 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, May 23, 2016
    Posted on: 5/23/2016 9:11:30 PM PDT

  • Scientists Find 'Birthmarks' From Earth's Infancy
    University of Maryland - Friday, May 13, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 10:13:06 PM PDT

  • Effigis makes available to the media satellite images that show the extent of the Fort McMurray forest fire
    Effigis - Friday, September 9, 2016
    Posted on: 5/9/2016 3:26:57 PM PDT

  • Project Poseidon 100-Day Undersea Expedition Names Crew
    SeaSpace Exploration & Research Society - Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    Posted on: 5/4/2016 9:45:04 PM PDT

  • Trinity scientists reveal origin of Earth's oldest crystals
    Trinity College Dublin - Thursday, April 28, 2016
    Posted on: 4/28/2016 7:19:30 PM PDT

  • Widespread loss of ocean oxygen to become noticeable in 2030s
    National Center for Atmospheric Research - Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 8:34:01 PM PDT

  • Carbon dioxide fertilization greening Earth, study finds
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 8:32:02 PM PDT

  • NASA's 3-satellite view of powerful Tropical Cyclone Fantala
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:18:02 PM PDT

  • Indian monsoon: Novel approach allows early forecasting
    Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research - Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:16:02 PM PDT

  • NASA Langley Marks a Decade of Atmospheric Science From CALIPSO
    Langley Research Center - Wednesday, April 20, 2016
    Posted on: 4/20/2016 7:25:10 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA's GPM examines exceptionally heavy Louisiana rainstorms
    NASA HQ - August 15, 2016
    Posted on: 8/15/2016 11:12:45 PM PDT

  • NASA's spots extra-tropical cyclone Conson in Sea of Okhotsk
    NASA HQ - August 15, 2016
    Posted on: 8/15/2016 11:11:00 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Storm Chanthu east of Japan
    NASA HQ - August 15, 2016
    Posted on: 8/15/2016 11:09:37 PM PDT

  • SALMON-2 AO Amendment 13: Release of a new proposal opportunity in Appendix S: Earth Venture Instrument-4
    NASA HQ - July 28, 2016
    Posted on: 7/28/2016 12:01:49 PM PDT

  • The role of Jupiter in driving Earth's orbital evolution: an update
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 26, 2016
    Posted on: 7/26/2016 4:26:19 PM PDT

  • GPM measured heavy rain in Tropical Storm Estelle
    NASA HQ - July 22, 2016
    Posted on: 7/22/2016 2:12:12 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Darby's strongest storms north of center
    NASA HQ - July 22, 2016
    Posted on: 7/22/2016 2:10:56 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Depression 4E form
    NASA HQ - July 7, 2016
    Posted on: 7/8/2016 12:38:28 AM PDT

  • NASA sees Super Typhoon Nepartak approaching Taiwan
    NASA HQ - July 7, 2016
    Posted on: 7/8/2016 12:37:03 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 16: New opportunity in A.49 IceBridge Science Team and Cancelation of A.14
    NASA HQ - June 20, 2016
    Posted on: 6/20/2016 2:53:09 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 15: Release of A.23 Weather and Atmospheric Dynamics
    NASA HQ - June 1, 2016
    Posted on: 6/1/2016 3:09:07 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 14: A.31 AVIRIS NG India due date delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 27, 2016
    Posted on: 5/27/2016 4:18:34 PM PDT

  • GAO Report: NOAA Polar Weather Satellites
    Government Accountability Office - May 17, 2016
    Posted on: 5/17/2016 7:44:35 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 12: A.46 Eco Forecasting allows shorter duration awards and due date delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - May 13, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 4:40:57 PM PDT

  • Weather postpones fourth super pressure balloon launch attempt
    Wallops Flight Facility - May 6, 2016
    Posted on: 5/6/2016 8:26:52 PM PDT

  • Earth's albedo variations 1998-2014 as measured from ground-based earthshine observations
    arXiv.org e-Print archive -
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 10:39:29 PM PDT

  • NASA sees wind shear end Tropical Cyclone Amos
    NASA HQ - April 25, 2016
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 1:06:22 AM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 8: A.47 Citizen Science for Earth Systems Program
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 8:20:18 PM PDT

  • NASA sees changes in Tropical Cyclone Fantala
    Goddard Space Flight Center - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:10:08 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Fantala's eye wide open north of Madagascar
    NASA HQ - April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 4:08:27 PM PDT