Warming Temperatures are Driving Arctic Greening

Using Landsat images to track Arctic tundra ecosystems over decades, a new study found the region…

Celebrate Virtual International Observe the Moon Night with NASA Goddard

The public is invited to virtually attend NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center’s International Observe the Moon…

2020 Arctic Sea Ice Minimum at Second Lowest on Record

An analysis of satellite data by NASA and the NSIDC shows that the 2020 minimum extent,…

NASA’s IRIS Spots Nanojets: Shining Light On Heating the Solar Corona

In a paper published today in Nature Astronomy, researchers report the first ever clear images of…

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx to Asteroid Bennu: “You’ve got a little Vesta on you…”

It appears some pieces of asteroid Vesta ended up on asteroid Bennu, according to observations from…

Everyday Effects of the Solar Cycle

Scientists announced that the Sun has entered a new cycle, marked by solar minimum in December…

Hubble Locks Eyes With a Snake

This stunning barred spiral galaxy, NGC 2835, has a width of just over half that of…

What Will Solar Cycle 25 Look Like?

The Sun is stirring from its latest slumber. As sunspots and flares, signs of a new…

Hubble Captures Crisp New Portrait of Jupiter's Storms

Hubble’s sharp view is giving researchers an updated weather report on the monster planet’s turbulent atmosphere,…

Emissions could add 15 inches to 2100 sea level rise, NASA-led study finds

If greenhouse gas emissions continue apace, Greenland and Antarctica’s ice sheets could together contribute more than…