Earth Science News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA station leads way for improved measurements of Earth orientation, shape
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Friday, March 11, 2016
    Posted on: 3/11/2016 8:44:59 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Instruments to Study Air Pollution, Tropical Cyclones
    NASA HQ/SpaceRef/NASA Watch - Thursday, March 10, 2016
    Posted on: 3/10/2016 5:28:22 PM PDT

  • WMO facilitates use of new Himawari-8 satellite data
    World Meteorological Organization - Thursday, March 10, 2016
    Posted on: 3/10/2016 4:16:28 PM PDT

  • Sea level rise threatens larger number of people than earlier estimated
    Aalto University - Tuesday, March 8, 2016
    Posted on: 3/8/2016 11:10:39 PM PDT

  • NASA finds drought in Eastern Mediterranean worst of past 900 years
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, March 3, 2016
    Posted on: 3/3/2016 10:46:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Demonstrates Airborne Water Quality Sensor
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, February 25, 2016
    Posted on: 2/25/2016 10:30:25 PM PDT

  • Explorers Club Annual Dinner To Focus On Oceans As Earth's Last Frontier For Exploration
    Explorers Club - Tuesday, February 23, 2016
    Posted on: 2/23/2016 6:30:04 PM PDT

  • More than 1,000 photographs posted during UN Office for Outer Space Affairs and NASA #whyspacematters campaign
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Tuesday, February 23, 2016
    Posted on: 2/23/2016 5:48:22 PM PDT

  • NASA Global Hawk Studies Severe El Nino Weather over the Pacific Ocean
    Northrop Grumman Corporation - Friday, February 5, 2016
    Posted on: 2/5/2016 4:31:39 PM PDT

  • JPL researchers report on new tool to provide even better Landsat images
    SPIE - Monday, February 1, 2016
    Posted on: 2/1/2016 9:50:50 PM PDT

  • NASA and NOAA Invite Media to Briefings on the Agencies' El Nino Storm Mission
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 28, 2016
    Posted on: 1/29/2016 3:10:07 AM PDT

  • Jason-3 Delivers First Data and Products Four Days after Launch
    EUMETSAT - Thursday, January 21, 2016
    Posted on: 1/22/2016 3:26:09 PM PDT

  • Diamonds used to Probe Ancient Earth
    Wits University - Wednesday, January 20, 2016
    Posted on: 1/20/2016 10:00:34 PM PDT

  • Ranking Member Johnson Statement on Announcement that 2015 was the Warmest Year on Record
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, January 20, 2016
    Posted on: 1/20/2016 5:24:15 PM PDT

  • NASA, NOAA Announce 2015 Global Temperatures, Climate Conditions
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 15, 2016
    Posted on: 1/15/2016 5:50:56 PM PDT

  • NASA sees formation of unusual North Atlantic Hurricane Alex
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 14, 2016
    Posted on: 1/14/2016 10:53:42 PM PDT

  • NASA's CORAL Campaign Will Raise Reef Studies to a New Level
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, January 6, 2016
    Posted on: 1/6/2016 9:58:46 PM PDT

  • Fewer landslides than expected after 2015 Nepal earthquake
    University of Arizona - Thursday, December 17, 2015
    Posted on: 12/17/2015 10:59:30 PM PDT

  • Deal sealed for new Sentinel-1 satellites
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, December 15, 2015
    Posted on: 12/15/2015 2:56:59 PM PDT

  • Subcommittees Review Progress of NOAA Weather Satellite Programs
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Thursday, December 10, 2015
    Posted on: 12/11/2015 5:09:01 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA and NOAA Satellite Data See North Atlantic System More Concentrated
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2016
    Posted on: 1/12/2016 9:46:57 PM PDT

  • Tropical Cyclone Ula's Winds, Rainfall Seen by NASA's GPM and RapidScat
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2016
    Posted on: 1/12/2016 8:44:42 PM PDT

  • NASA Eyeing an Interesting Weather System in Northern Atlantic
    NASA HQ - January 11, 2016
    Posted on: 1/11/2016 9:14:12 PM PDT

  • Unusual Tropical Storm Pali Still Thriving Far from Hawaii
    NASA HQ - January 11, 2016
    Posted on: 1/11/2016 8:43:40 PM PDT

  • NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Ula's Eye Closing
    NASA HQ - January 11, 2016
    Posted on: 1/11/2016 8:37:19 PM PDT

  • NASA Investigates Tropical Storm Pali's Temperatures, Winds
    NASA HQ - January 8, 2016
    Posted on: 1/9/2016 1:38:50 AM PDT

  • NASA Sees Stubborn Tropical Cyclone Ula Kick Up
    NASA HQ - January 8, 2016
    Posted on: 1/9/2016 1:35:01 AM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Ula weakening
    NASA HQ - January 7, 2016
    Posted on: 1/7/2016 1:56:54 PM PDT

  • FLDAS Version 001 Monthly Data Sets Released by NASA GES DISC
    Goddard Space Flight Center - January 6, 2016
    Posted on: 1/6/2016 9:24:20 PM PDT

  • Suomi NPP satellite sees Ula moving away from Fiji
    NASA HQ - January 4, 2016
    Posted on: 1/4/2016 4:41:45 PM PDT

  • NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Ula's eye and rainfall
    NASA HQ - December 31, 2015
    Posted on: 12/31/2015 11:13:11 PM PDT

  • Late-season Central Pacific tropical depression forms
    NASA HQ - December 31, 2015
    Posted on: 12/31/2015 11:11:05 PM PDT

  • NASA looks at deadly weather over the US
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2015
    Posted on: 12/31/2015 1:33:35 AM PDT

  • Satellite captures birth of South Pacific Tropical Cyclone Ula
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2015
    Posted on: 12/31/2015 1:31:46 AM PDT

  • NASA analyzes Paraguay's heavy rainfall
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2015
    Posted on: 12/31/2015 1:30:15 AM PDT

  • Sulfur Dioxide Down over China - Up over India
    NASA HQ - December 30, 2015
    Posted on: 12/30/2015 11:09:08 PM PDT

  • On Small Satellites for Oceanography: A Survey
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 30, 2015
    Posted on: 12/30/2015 8:13:07 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 39: New opportunity in program element A.7, Carbon Monitoring System
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 29, 2015
    Posted on: 12/29/2015 6:24:08 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 37: New Opportunity in A.47 Sustainable Land Imaging-Technology
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 21, 2015
    Posted on: 12/21/2015 2:17:08 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-15 Amendment 36: Release of Final text for Program Element A.6 Biodiversity
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 17, 2015
    Posted on: 12/17/2015 5:13:01 PM PDT