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Applied Sciences Program

Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) 2015

Welcome to the NASA Applied Sciences Program.  The Program funds projects that enable innovative uses of NASA Earth science data in organizations' policy, business, and management decisions. The project results and enhanced decision making improve the quality of life and strengthen the economy.

Click here to view the Applied Sciences program 2014 Digital Annual Report.


A Voice for Whales: Using Satellite Data to Protect Marine Mammals

The WhaleWatch project supported by NASA's Applied Sciences Program uses NASA satellite environmental data to predict the occurrence of whales off the west coast of the United States. WhaleWatch makes that information available on a NOAA-hosted website to help protect whales from human activity.

Whales

We invite you to learn more at the Program's main website:

NASA Applied Sciences Program

http://appliedsciences.nasa.gov

DISCOVERING INNOVATIVE AND PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS
OF EARTH SCIENCE