June 11, 2019
The E-TBEx CubeSats focus on how radio signals that pass through Earth's upper atmosphere can be distorted by structured bubbles in this region, called the ionosphere.
June 4, 2019
Smoke from several large wildfires in Canada was so thick and widespread that it was easily visible from 1.5 million kilometers (1 million miles) away from Earth.
May 28, 2019
Soaring over Scotland’s majestic landscape and beautiful forests, drones are helping to map the species growing under the upper canopy of the trees thanks to advanced laser technology.
May 20, 2019
Some residents of High Level, Alberta, Canada, were told on May 20, 2019, to evacuate in the face of a large and out-of-control wildfire that has started advancing toward the town.
May 14, 2019
The service will provide organizations with accurate snapshots of existing air quality conditions along with modeling outputs to forecast how modifications in pollutant sources can change concentrations in the air over time.
May 2, 2019
Two awardees have been recognized with the 2018 William T. Pecora Award for achievements in Earth remote sensing.
April 30, 2019
The European Space Agency (ESA) officially designated the CCD sensors that comprise the focal plane arrays of the 26 telescopes being supplied for ESA’s PLATO exoplanet hunting mission as “CCD Bruyères.”
April 24, 2019
Just five weeks after enduring the worst natural disaster in its recorded history, Mozambique is facing another serious storm threat.
April 16, 2019
For the second time in a month, an intense spring “bomb cyclone” plastered the Upper Midwest of the United States with snow and wind.
April 9, 2019
The coronal rain observed in these comparatively small magnetic loops suggests that the corona may be heated within a far more restricted region than previously expected.