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

August 26, 2015
August 26, 2015

Reale featured in NASA Goddard article on Hurricane Katrina and Improving Storm Models

August 26, 2015
August 26, 2015

Osmanoglu receives HOBI Award

August 18, 2015
August 18, 2015

ROSES Proposal Awarded; Co-Investigators include Three GESTAR Scientists

August 05, 2015
August 05, 2015

The First Decade of Integrated NASA Energy and Water Cycle Studies

July 21, 2015
July 21, 2015

Jethva interviewed for EO’s Image of the Day: Smoke Goes Around the World

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Science Highlights

August 26, 2015
August 26, 2015

September 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse: Shadow View

August 18, 2015
August 18, 2015

Rainfall Accumulation Across the United States (1/1/2015-7/16/2015)

August 18, 2015
August 18, 2015

SIGGRAPH 2015: Dailies (featuring Kel Elkins, Cindy Starr and Trent Schindler)

May 06, 2015
May 06, 2015

Big Ozone Holes Headed for Extinction by 2040, featuring scientific research by Dr. Susan Strahan

July 21, 2015
July 21, 2015

New Horizons Interview with Dennis Reuter (Pluto flyby, July 14, 2015)

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