RainCube, designed to study storms, was the first to fly a radar science instrument on a CubeSat.
Feb 8, 2021
New study results show that ocean heat waves can provide enough fuel for hurricanes to gain momentum as they approach land.
Oct 15, 2020
While the agency's satellites image the wildfires from space, scientists are flying over burn areas, using smoke-penetrating technology to better understand the damage.
Sep 15, 2020
The observations from Earth orbit show high-altitude concentrations of the gas that are more than 10 times typical amounts.
Sep 14, 2020
Earth-observing instruments on satellites and aircraft are mapping the current fires, providing data products to agencies on the ground that are responding to the emergency.
Sep 1, 2020
This perspective can help researchers spot features in a hurricane, including those that could indicate whether a hurricane will intensify or weaken.
Aug 28, 2020
Wild weather sweeping in from the Pacific and the Gulf of Mexico is bringing flooding rains, high winds, and dangerous storm surges to Hawaii and Texas.
Jul 26, 2020
The same GPS signals your phone uses for navigation can reveal winds hidden deep within hurricanes and detect water on land.
Oct 7, 2019
A satellite the size of a cereal box revealed the rain-swept interior of the storm using its miniaturized technology.
Sep 4, 2019