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

February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018

Earth Observatory features Strahan's first author paper and an accompanying visualization produced by Mersmann and Beck

February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018

AGU Research Spotlight leads to Sayer's Article for Science Trends Website

February 8, 2018
February 8, 2018

Anyamba Receives USRA President's Award

February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018

GMAO Peer Awards Presented to Three GESTAR Scientists

February 6, 2018
February 6, 2018

Anyamba Receives Piers J. Sellers Award

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Science Highlights

February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018

5th Anniversary of Landsat 8's Launch

February 6, 2018
February 6, 2018

Hubble Observes Atmospheres of TRAPPIST-1 Exoplanets in the Habitable Zone

January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018

Explorer 1: Celebrating 60 Years in Space

January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018

January 31, 2018 Total Lunar Eclipse: Shadow View

January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018

GOLD: Instrument Scanning Coverage

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