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New ESDIS Team Members Ensure Users Can Access and Use the Ever-Growing Volumes of NASA Earth Science Data
Expertise and skill of new ESDIS hires will help the project manage the growth of EOSDIS data collections and enhance users’ experience. (September 16)

A gallery of HawkEye images

This gallery of images from SeaHawk’s HawkEye imager offers a sample of the high-resolution imagery the instrument can produce. To see view each of the images shown here in greater detail, visit the NASA Ocean Color website.

Nine Space-Agency Partners Join NASA to Expand Global Participation in 10th Annual International Space Apps Challenge
Registration is now open for this year’s virtual hackathon, which will take place October 2-3. (September 7)

SeaHawk Mission Proves that CubeSats Are a Viable Option for Collecting Credible Scientific Data
With its high-resolution HawkEye instrument, SeaHawk has shown CubeSats are an inexpensive and timely way to obtain high-quality ocean color data—and it tilts! (August 31)

ORNL DAAC Releases First GEDI Level 4 Dataset Offering Predictions of Aboveground Biomass Density
New dataset provides the first high-resolution 3D aboveground biomass density estimates for tropical and temperate forests around the globe. (August 25)

Feature Articles

Small image of Dr. Nadia Smith
Explore our recent Data User Profile of Dr. Nadia Smith.

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.


EOSDIS Update is a quarterly newsletter featuring data set and data tool news, top stories, featured data images and data user profiles.

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