Earth scientists to develop instruments and missions to characterize and understand the atmosphere, land, and oceans on our home planet to make better predictions of future changes.
Planetary scientists work to improve our understanding of the planets, satellites and smaller bodies in the solar system.
Astrophysics and space science research efforts at JPL are charged with studying the physics and origins of our galaxy, and ultimately our universe.
Competencies currently leads technology development and must continue to lead to enable its future missions.
Technologies that result in system-level changes in future space system design and implementation.