About GESTAR

NASA GESTAR conducts research collaboratively, mainly within GSFC's Earth Sciences Division, but also with Solar Systems Exploration Division, Office of Education, and Office of Public Affairs. Scientists and staff at GESTAR, in collaboration with NASA and other investigators, conceive and develop new, space-based missions; provide mission requirements; conduct research that explains the behavior of Earth and other planetary systems; and create engaging media that tell NASA's story of exploration and discovery on Earth and beyond
 

DR. WILLIAM CORSO, GESTAR DIRECTOR

Prior to joining USRA, Dr. Corso was at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA),and served in several capacities during his four-year tenure (Acting Director of the Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, National Ocean Service Technical Director, and Deputy Assistant Administrator for the National Ocean Service). Before joining NOAA, he worked in industry, academic, non-profit, and other government settings. Dr. Corso holds a Ph.D. in geophysics from the University of Texas at Austin, an M.S. in marine geology and geophysics from the University of Miami, and a B.S. in Earth sciences from Adelphi University.

News

December 02, 2016
December 02, 2016

Cetinic featured in EO Image of the Day

November 21, 2016
November 21, 2016

Chatterjee and Team Awarded Funding for ABoVE Proposal.

November 15, 2016
November 15, 2016

Anyamba interviewed by Microbiology Society for his research on Rift Valley fever

November 10, 2016
November 10, 2016

Jethva interviewed for article in The Delhi regarding Delhi pollution

November 04, 2016
November 04, 2016

Gasso’ featured in Earth Observatory IOTD “Iron in the Wind”

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Science Highlights

November 07, 2016
November 07, 2016

MMS Breaks World Record

October 31, 2016
October 31, 2016

Yearly Arctic Sea Ice Age with Graph of Ice Age by Area: 1984 - 2016

October 28, 2016
October 28, 2016

Orientale Impact Basin for the Cover of Science, image by Ernie Wright for paper co-authored by LPI’s Walter Keifer

October 20, 2016
October 20, 2016

Gardening Rates on the Moon

October 13, 2016
October 13, 2016

GPM Captures Hurricane Matthew Over Haiti

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