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Photo showing a controlled burn of a forest on a hill side.

A prescribed fire is applied to a Pinus nigra stand in Portugal. (Courtesy P. Fernandes)

Explore some of the stories behind the data in these feature articles highlighting research activities around the world, spanning the earth science disciplines.

Wildfire Stories

Read about the effect of forest fires on the atmosphere and climate and how fire managers use satellite data to monitor fire conditions.

Freshwater Stories

Read about the ways researchers study wetlands, drought, precipitation and more, using NASA satellite data.

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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.

Who Uses NASA Data?

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

The EOSDIS Update

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

Sensing Our Planet

A complete list of all articles that describe research uses of Earth observing data from the EOSDIS DAACs.

Last Updated: Jun 14, 2019 at 3:45 PM EDT