Now showing the last three months of highlights. You may use the search box to look for additional highlights.

(Note that clicking on the link for the Browse Image or DOI will open up the link in a new browser tab.)


Toward cloud tomography from space using MISR and MODIS: Locating the “veiled core” in opaque convective clouds
, LForster; , ABDavis; , DJDiner; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-19-0262.1
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Exploring the factors controlling the error characteristics of the Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission discharge estimates
Frasson, Renato; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020WR028519
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
The Spiderweb Structure of Stratocumulus Clouds
Matheou, G; , ABDavis; , JPTeixeira
year: 2020doi: 10.3390/atmos11070730
slide: PDFbrowse: PNG
Training machine learning models on climate model output yields skillful interpretable seasonal precipitation forecasts
Gibson, P; CHapman, W; Waliser, D; et. al.
year: 2021status: in press
slide: request slidebrowse: request image
The mean seasonal cycle in relative sea level from satellite altimetry and gravimetry
Ray, R; Loomis, B; Zlotnicki, V
year: 2021doi: 10.1007/s00190-021-01529-1
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Warm Cloud Evolution, Precipitation, and Their Weak Linkage in HadGEM3: New Process-Level Diagnostics using A-Train Observations.
Takahashi, H; Bodas-Salcedo, A; Stephens, G
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-20-0321.1
slide: PDFbrowse: PDF
A 10 per cent increase in global land evapotranspiration from 2003 to 2019
Pascolini-Campbell, M; Reager, JT; Chandanpurkar, H; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1038/s41586-021-03503-5
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Validation and quality assessment of the ECOSTRESS level-2 land surface temperature and emissivity product
Hulley, G; Hook, S; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2021.3079879
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Accounting for canopy structure improves hyperspectral radiative transfer and sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence representations in a new generation Earth System model
Braghiere, R; Wang, Y; Bloom, A; Worden, J; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112497
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Cloud condensation nuclei characteristics at the Southern Great Plains site: role of particle size distribution and aerosol hygroscopicity
Patel, P; Jiang, J
year: 2021doi: 10.1088/2515-7620/ac0e0b
slide: PPTbrowse: PNG
A detailed characterization of HR 8799’s debris disk with ALMA in Band 7
Faramaz, Virginie; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.3847/1538-3881/abf4e0
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Earth-like habitable environments in the subsurface of Mars
Tarnas, Jesse; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1089/ast.2020.2386
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Cross-bispectra constraints on modified gravity theories from the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope and the Rubin Observatory Legacy Survey of Space and Time
Heinrich, Chen; Doré, Olivier
year: 2020doi: 10.1103/PhysRevD.102.123549
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Where Are Mars Hypothesized Ocean Shorelines?

Sholes, Steven F.; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JE006486
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Pluto in Glory: Discovery of its Huge Opposition Surge
Buratti, Bonnie J.; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2021GL092562
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
x-cut Cosmic shear: Optimally removing sensitivity to baryonic and nonlinear physics with an application to the Dark Energy Survey year 1 shear data
Taylor, Peter; Bernardeau, Francis; Huff, Eric
year: 2021doi: 10.1103/PhysRevD.103.043531
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Data processing for high-contrast imaging with the James Webb Space Telescope
Ygouf, Marie; Rocha, Graca; Beichman, Charles; et. al.
year: 2020doi: 10.1117/12.2561628
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
The Impacts of Climate and Wildfire on Ecosystem Gross Primary Productivity in Alaska
Madani, Nima; Parazoo, Nick; Kimball, John; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JG006078
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
The Benefits of Continuous Local Regression for Quantifying Global Warming
Clarke, DC; Richardson, Mark
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020EA001082
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Detection and tracking of tropical convective storms based on globally gridded precipitation measurements: Algorithm and low latitude survey
Takahashi, Hanii; Lebsock, Matt; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-20-0171.1
slide: PDFbrowse: PNG
Using Drifter Velocity Measurements to Assess and Constrain Coarse-Resolution Ocean Models
Zhao, Mengnan; Ponte, Rui; Wang, Ou; Lumpkin, Rick
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-20-0159.1
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Urban-focused satellite CO2 observations from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-3: A first look at the Los Angeles megacity
Kiel, Matthaus; Eldering, Annmarie; Roten, Dustin; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112314
slide: PPTbrowse: PNG
The 2020 Eruption and Large Lateral Dike Emplacement at Taal Volcano, Philippines: Insights From Satellite Radar Data
Bato, Grace; Lundgren, Paul; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2021GL092803
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Revisiting the entrainment relationship of convective plumes: A perspective from global observations
Takahashi, Hanii; Luo and G Stephens, Z
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020GL092349
slide: PDFbrowse: PNG
Leaf surface water, not plant water stress, drives diurnal variation in tropical forest canopy water content
Xu, X; Konings, A; Saatchi, S; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1111/nph.17254
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Evaluation of Atmospheric Boundary Layer Height from Wind Profiling Radar and Slab Models and its Responses to Seasonality of Land Cover, Subsidence, and Advection.
Rey-Sanchez, Camilo; Fisher, Joshua
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JD033775
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Improvements in cloud and water vapor simulations over the tropical oceans in CMIP6 compared to CMIP5
Jiang, Jonathan; Su, Hui; Wu, Lontao; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1002/2017EA001520
slide: PPTbrowse: PNG
The seasonality of global land and ocean mass and the changing water cycle
Chandanpurkar, Hrishikesh; Reader, JT; Famiglietti, James; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020GL091248
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
An assessment of regional ICESat-2 sea-level trends
Buzzanga, Brett; Hamlington, Ben; Gardner, Alex; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020GL092327
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Inferring the Subsurface Geometry and Strength of Slow-moving Landslides using 3D Velocity Measurements from the NASA/JPL UAVSAR
Handwerger, Alexander; , A; Booth, M; Fielding, E; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JF005898
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Global tropospheric ozone responses to reduced NOx emissions linked to the COVID-19 world-wide lockdowns
MIyazaki, Kazuyuki; Bowman, Kevin; , ; et. al.
year: 2020doi: 10.1002/essoar.10504795.1
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Constraining 20th-century sea-level rise in the South Atlantic Ocean
Frederikse, Thomas; Adhikari, Surendra; , ; et. al.
year: 2020doi: 10.1029/2020JC016970
slide: PDFbrowse: PDF
Los Angeles pollution impact at JPL Table Mountain Facility and surroundings
Chouza, Fernando; Leblanc, Thierry; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.5194/acp-21-6129-2021
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Groundwater Depletion Signals in the Beqaa Plain, Lebanon: Evidence from GRACE and Sentinel-1 Data
Massoud, Elias; Liu, Zhen; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.3390/rs13050915
slide: PPTbrowse: PNG
Unsaturated flow processes and the onset of seasonal deformation in slow-moving landslides
, NFinnegan; Perkins, J; Handwerger, A; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JF005758
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Curiosity Drilling Campaign: 2nd & 3rd Martian Years
Abbey, William J.; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2020.113885
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Starshade rendezvous: exoplanet sensitivity and observing strategy
Romero-Wolf, Andrew; Bryden, Geoffrey; Seager, Sara; Kasdin, Jeremy; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1117/1.JATIS.7.2.021210.full
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Effects of Amino Acids on Phosphate Adsorption
Flores, Erika; Barge, Laurie
year: 2021doi: 10.1021/acsearthspacechem.1c00006
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
The likely thickness of Europa’s Icy Shell
Howell, Samuel M.
year: 2021status: in press
slide: request slidebrowse: request image
Detection and Degradation of Organics on Mars under UV Exposure
Razzell Hollis, Joseph; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1089/ast.2020.2362
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Polar Radiant Energy in the Far InfraRed Experiment: A New Perspective on Polar Longwave Energy Exchanges
L'Ecuyer, Tristan; Drouin, Brian; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0155.1
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
A Synthetic Dataset Inspired by Satellite Altimetry and Impacts of Sampling on Global Spaceborne Discharge Characterization
Sikder, M S.; Bonnema, M; Emery, C; David, C; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020WR029035
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
An assessment of emission characteristics of Northern Hemisphere cities using spaceborne observations of CO2, CO, and NO2
Park, Hayoung; Bowman, Kevin; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2020.112246
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
The Viscosity of the Top Third of the Lower Mantle estimated using GPS, GRACE, and Relative Sea Level measurements of Glacial Isostatic Adjustment
Argus, Donald; Peltier, Richard; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020JB021537
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Large-scale thermal unrest of volcanoes for years prior to eruption
Girona, Tarsilo; Realmuto, Vincent; Lundgren, Paul
year: 2021doi: 10.1038/s41561-021-00705-4
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
CYGNSS Observations and Analysis of Low-Latitude Extratropical Cyclones.
Crespo, Juan; Naud, CM; Posselt, Derek
year: 2021doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-20-0190.1
slide: PDFbrowse: PNG
Fault zone heterogeneities explain depth- dependent pattern and evolution of slow earthquakes in Cascadia
Luo, Y; Liu, Zhen
year: 2021doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-22232-x
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Satellite Observations of the Tropical Terrestrial Carbon Balance and Interactions With the Water Cycle During the 21st Century
Worden, John; Saatchi, Sassan; Keller, Michael; Bloom, Anthony; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1029/2020RG000711
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
When image correlation is needed: Unravelling the complex dynamics of a slow-moving landslide in the tropics with dense radar and optical time series
Dille, Kervyn; Handwerger, Alexander; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112402
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Estimating nitrous oxide N2O emissions for the Los Angeles megacity using mountaintop remote sensing observations
Addington, O; Zeng, Z-C; Pongetti, T; Sander, S; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112351
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
NASA's surface biology and geology designated observable: A perspective on surface imaging algorithms
Cawse-Nicholson, Kerry; Townsend, Philip; Schimel, David; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112349
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
Warming Early Mars with High-Altitude Clouds
Kite, ES; Steele, LJ; Mischna, M A.; Richardson, MI
year: 2021doi: 10.1073/pnas.2101959118
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG
A Collage of Small Planets from the Lick–Carnegie Exoplanet Survey: Exploring the Super-Earth and Sub-Neptune Mass Regime
Burt, Jennifer; et. al.
year: 2021doi: 10.3847/1538-3881/abc2d0
slide: PPTXbrowse: PNG