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Published: Mar 6, 2015 at 11:06 AM EST


NASA Earthdata Webinar Series

Watch and participate in our data discovery and data access webinars held every month at 2pm ET(UTC/GMT-5). Learn more about available NASA Earth science data sets, services and tools. As the monthly schedule varies, be sure to check the online catalog for a listing of upcoming events.

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Archived Webinar Videos

Date Title and link to video Speaker(s)
June 29, 2016 NASA Space Geodesy Data for Precise Orbit Determination of Altimeter Satellites Dr. Frank Lemoine, Planetary Geodynamics Laboratory, NASA GSFC
June 15, 2016 SeaDAS: Enabling the Study of our Planet from Space Daniel Knowles, NASA OB.DAAC
May 18, 2016 Satellite Techno-Archeology: Old Data Answers New Questions David Gallaher, NASA NSIDC DAAC
May 3, 2016 A View from NASA Terra's Zoom Lens: All about the ASTER Sensor Lindsey Harriman and Danielle Golon, NASA LP DAAC
April 28, 2016 NASA Aquarius Data Training Session #4 (Virtual Poster Session)
*Share “salinity story” during an online poster session
April 21, 2016 NASA Aquarius Data Training Session #3
* Use Aquarius Level-3 data visualization tools
* Tips on communicating your “salinity story" effectively
Annette deCharon (University of Maine) and Vardis Tsontos (NASA PO.DAAC)
April 14, 2016 NASA Aquarius Data Training Session #2
* Discover Aquarius data from the PO.DAAC
* Access Aquarius data using a variety of tools
Annette deCharon (University of Maine), Vardis Tsontos (NASA PO.DAAC), and Leslie Smith (Your Ocean Consulting, Ltd.)
April 7, 2016 NASA Aquarius Data Training Session #1
* Learn the basics of Aquarius/SAC-D from Dr. Tony Lee (JPL)
* Become familiar with Aquarius salinity data resources
* Understand the structure of Aquarius data
Tony Lee (NASA JPL), Annette deCharon (University of Maine), and Vardis Tsontos (NASA PO.DAAC)
March 23, 2016 Connecting to NASA Renewable Energy Data Resources with GIS Jason Barnett, ASDC
March 15, 2016 Access NASA Land Processes Data with Web Based Services Jason Werpy, LP DAAC
February 24, 2016 Explore, Discover, and Use Field Campaign and Related Data
Manil Maskey, GHRC DAAC
February 11, 2016 Discover Earth Science Data with NASA Earthdata Search Patrick Quinn, EOSDIS EED

2015 Webinars

2015 Webinars
Date Title and link to video Speaker(s)
November 19, 2015 Share Data with OPeNDAP Hyrax: New Features and Improvements James Gallagher, Open-source Project for a Network Data Access Protocol (OPeNDAP)
November 18, 2015 Rapid Assessment of Hazard Impacts - NASA SEDAC Hazard Mapper Greg Yetman, SEDAC/CIESIN
November 12, 2015 Metadata Recommendations, Dialects, Evaluation & Improvement Dr. Ted Habermann, The HDF Group
November 3, 2015 Discover and Use NASA Physical Oceanography Data Michelle Gierach and Jessica Hausman, PO.DAAC
October 29, 2015 Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL) Enhancements for GIS Matthew Tisdale and Brain Tisdale, ASDC
September 29, 2015 Simplified Access to NASA Earth Science Data through OPeNDAP Yaxing Wei (ORNL DAAC), Aaron Friesz (LP DAAC), and Matthew Tisdale (ASDC)
September 23, 2015 Discover Simplified SAR Solutions at NASA ASF DAAC Rebecca Miller, ASF DAAC
July 22, 2015 Accessing Real-Time GNSS Data and Derived Products from NASA CDDIS Carey Noll, Patrick Michael and Lori Tyahla, CDDIS
May 14, 2015 NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive Mission Data Products Barry Weiss, Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) Mission Systems Architect, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
May 6, 2015 Redesigning Giovanni: More Data, More Plots, Faster Results James Acker, GES DISC
April 29, 2015 Improving Accessibility and Use of NASA Earth Science Data Matthew Tisdale and Brian Tisdale, ASDC
April 16, 2015 Discovering and Differentiating Data with the NSIDC Search Amanda Leon, NSIDC DAAC
February 19, 2015 Implementing the ISO 19115 model: NASA Earth Science Data Barry Weiss, Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) Mission Systems Architect, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
January 29, 2015 Discover NASA's Gridded Population of the World Erin Doxsey-Whitfield, Kytt MacManus, SEDAC

2014 Webinars

2014 Webinars
Date Title and link to video Speaker(s)
December 3, 2014 Diving into the NASA Data Pools with DAAC2Disk Kelly Lemig, LP DAAC
November 19, 2014 Data Albums: An Event Driven Data Discovery and Access Tool Ken Keiser and Ajinkya Kulkarni, GHRC DAAC
November 10, 12-14, 2014 2nd Gregory G. Leptoukh Online Giovanni Workshop Hosted by the NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC)
October 8, 2014 Know your Landsat: Understanding and Accessing Landsat Data Laura Rocchio and Jeannie Allen, NASA; Linda Jonescheit Owen, USGS
September 25, 2014 Accessing Daymet Data Through Web-Based Tools and Services Michele Thornton, Yaxing Wei and Ranjeet Devarakonda, ORNL DAAC
September 24, 2014 Discover NASA Near Real-Time Earth Science Data using LANCE Diane Davies, LANCE
July 23, 2014 Discover New Data Products at the NASA LP DAAC Kari Beckendorf, LP DAAC
June 11, 2014 Fellowship Opportunities with the NASA Postdoctoral Program Larry Voorhees, NASA Postdoctoral Program
May 28, 2014 Discover NASA's Archive for Space Geodesy Data: CDDIS Carey Noll and Lori Tyahla, CDDIS
April 23, 2014 Discover and Access Atmospheric Data from the ASDC DAAC Michelle Cook and Mary Jane Saddington, ASDC
March 26, 2014 A Beginner's Tour: NASA EOSDIS Data Discovery and Access Jennifer Brennan, EOSDIS Communications
February 26, 2014 Real-Life Uses of Radar Data for Real-Life Scientists Michelle Harbin, ASF DAAC
January 22, 2014 Discover Earth Science Data and Services using NASA GCMD Tyler Stevens, GCMD

2013 Webinars

2013 Webinars
Date Title and link to video Speaker(s)
November 20, 2013 Explore NASA Socioeconomic Data using Web Mapping Services Alex de Sherbinin and Sri Vinay, SEDAC
September 25, 2013 Operation IceBridge Portal - Discover a Wealth of Polar Data (Part 1)
Operation IceBridge Portal - Discover a Wealth of Polar Data (Part 2)
Steve Tanner, NSIDC DAAC
September 11, 2013 Environmental Data Management Best Practices: Part 2 Geospatial Data Suresh K.S. Vannan and Yaxing Wei, ORNL DAAC
September 10, 2013 Environmental Data Management Best Practices: Part 1 Tabular Data Suresh K.S. Vannan and Bob Cook, ORNL DAAC
August 28, 2013 How To Access NASA ASTER and MODIS Data with Earth Explorer Tool Kelly Lemig, LP DAAC
July 24, 2013 MODIS Global Subsetting and Visualization Tool Tammy Walker Beatty and Suresh K.S. Vannan, ORNL DAAC
June 26, 2013 Giovanni - Access and Visualize Earth Science Data Online James Acker, GES DISC
May 30, 2013 GHRSST Data Discovery and Access Tools Ed Armstrong, Michelle Gierach, Jorge Vasquez and Rosanna Sumagaysay-Aouda, PO.DAAC
May 29, 2013 GHRSST Sea Surface Temperature Data Discovery and Access Ed Armstrong, Michelle Gierach, Jorge Vasquez and Rosanna Sumagaysay-Aouda, PO.DAAC

View all archived webinar videos on YouTube

Tutorials and Data "How-To" Recipes

Information about available NASA EOSDIS data products, various types of data discovery, data access, and data tool demonstrations or tutorials.

For assistance with any of these tutorials, please contact Earthdata Support and we will forward you to the appropriate DAAC user services office.