Image from TERRA
Thu, 30 Dec 2021 13:00 EST

In 2021, Hurricane Ida left over 1 million people without power, tornadoes tore across the American Midwest, volcanoes forced people to evacuate their homes, wildfires covered the American West and unusual flooding wreaked havoc on Central Europe.

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Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:00 EDT

Instruments, like this flux tower, are used by scientists to verify the accuracy of the data available in OpenET, a powerful new web-based platform that puts Earth science data about water use by crops and other vegetation into the hands of farmers and water managers.

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Thu, 07 Oct 2021 13:00 EDT

The U.S. Forest Service now has a powerful way to view near-real time fire detection from NASA satellite data that they can include in their hourly air quality forecasts.

New Data Preview Tool (Beta Version)

Introducing the new View Data Tool, from LAADS DAAC.

Introducing View Data, a new visual search tool from the Level-1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System Distributed Active Archive Center (LAADSDAAC), that allows users to preview Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) and Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) atmospheric datasets before downloading.

Click here for a short tutorial on how to use this new tool.

Then, try the new beta version here: https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/view-data

Once you’ve tried it out, let us know what you think here: https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/view-data#feedback

LAADS DAAC is one of the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) DAACs that manage, archive, and distribute Earth science data as part of NASA’s Earth Science Data Systems (ESDS) program.

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