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 4, 2017
December 4, 2017

EOS spotlights JGR-Oceans Article co-authored by Brucker 

November 30, 2017
November 30, 2017

Cetinic interviewed by Voice of America

November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017

Monroe and Duberstein win 2017 TIVA Awards

November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017

Gassó featured in EO item on Dust and Phytoplankton

November 14, 2017
November 14, 2017

Rousseaux receives NASA Team Excellence Award 

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Science Highlights

November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017

Our Living Planet from Space (part of a week-long series), featuring USRA Communications Staff and USRA Scientist

November 14, 2017
November 14, 2017

2017 Hurricanes and Aerosols Simulations

November 6, 2017
November 6, 2017

USRA GESTAR 2017 Highlights

November 2, 2017
November 2, 2017

Arctic Update

October 13, 2017
October 13, 2017

Commemorating 45 Years of Landsat

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