NASA brands future Earth science missions as Earth System Observatory

WASHINGTON — A set of missions really helpful by the Earth science decadal survey greater than three years in the past might be developed underneath a program known as the Earth System... Read more »

Falcon 9 launches Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich ocean science satellite

WASHINGTON — A SpaceX Falcon 9 efficiently launched Nov. 21 the most recent in a collection of satellites developed by america and Europe to trace rising sea ranges. The Falcon 9 lifted... Read more »

Budget constraints to delay start of NASA Earth science Explorer program

WASHINGTON — Restricted budgets will drive NASA to delay implementation of 1 main advice from an Earth science decadal survey for a smaller class of missions. The newest Earth science decadal survey,... Read more »

GRACE mission comes to an end

WASHINGTON — An Earth science mission launched greater than 15 years in the past has lastly come to an finish, barely sooner than beforehand anticipated, NASA introduced Oct. 27. In a press... Read more »

After Dodging Bullets in Development, MMS Set for Launch

GREENBELT, Md. — NASA’s formation-flying Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission is eventually making ready for launch aboard its Atlas 5 rocket after a bullet-dodging growth cycle difficult by a mass of dangerous components, a... Read more »

ESA Approves Biomass Mission Featuring U.S. Antenna Tech

PARIS — The European Area Company on Feb. 18 gave remaining approval for a $500 million mission to measure the biomass and carbon saved in tropical forests utilizing a satellite tv for... Read more »