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

March 22, 2017
March 22, 2017

Jefferson Beck Profiled by NASA Goddard

March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017

Cetinic and team featured in Schmidt Ocean Institute Press Release

March 15, 2017
March 15, 2017

Jethva’s research featured on EO

February 27, 2017
February 27, 2017

GESTAR Scientists Recognized at GMAO Peer Awards Ceremony

February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017

Sea2Space Wrap Up: A Compilation from Cetinic and Fellow Scientists (credit: Schmidt Ocean)

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Science Highlights

March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017

Photon Jump

February 27, 2017
February 27, 2017

NASM 2016: The Search for Life

February 23, 2017
February 23, 2017

NASA Investigates Water Supply in Snow

February 16, 2017
February 16, 2017

Searching for Earth’s Trojan Asteroids (OSIRIS-REx)

February 07, 2017
February 07, 2017

GESTAR/USRA Highlights 2016, Curated by David Ladd

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