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NASA and CEOS Team Up to Provide New Data User Communities with COVERAGE
CEOS' online platform enabling open science and decision support makes it easier for new users to find, visualize, and analyze remotely sensed and in-situ data on marine ecosystems. (November 15)

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Shaded relief rendering of EarthDEM data showing the Virgin River, Nevada. DEM derived from Maxar imagery. Credit: EarthDEM Project.

Open-source Science: The NASA Earth Science Perspective
Open-source science is making the scientific process more inclusive, diverse, and equitable. Read more about this evolving scientific paradigm -- and what it means for your use of NASA Earth science data. (November 4)

New in CSDA: High Resolution Digital Elevation Models
High-resolution Digital Elevation Models (DEM) for non-polar regions at two-meter spatial resolution are now available through NASA’s Commercial Smallsat Data Acquisition (CSDA) program. (October 29)

NASA/ESA Partnership Releases Platform for Open-source Science in the Cloud
NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) publicly released a revolutionary open-source science tool for analyzing Earth science data in the cloud – the Multi-Mission Algorithm and Analysis Platform (MAAP). MAAP provides seamless access to NASA and ESA Earth science data and is a model for open-source science collaboration and analysis. (October 28)

Feature Articles

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Explore our recent Data User Profile of Dr. Margaret (Maggie) Glasscoe.

Read the stories behind the data in these articles highlighting research activities from around the world and spanning the breadth of NASA Earth science.

Tools and Technology Articles

Find up-to-date news and information about NASA’s data tools and technology. Articles cover technology informatics, data and tools in action, and topics in standards and interoperability.

Data User Profiles

Meet some of the members of our diverse end-user community who are using data for research and applications around the world.


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