GES DISC

Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center

Initiative Type: Infrastructures

Belém Statement Area: Ocean Observation

Initiative Location: United States of America

Time Frame: Ongoing

Description:

the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC) s one of the twelve NASA Science Mission Directorate (SMD) Data Centers. It provide Earth science data, information, and services to research scientists, applications scientists, applications users, and students. The GES DISC is the home (archive) of NASA Precipitation and Hydrology, as well as Atmospheric Composition and Dynamics remote sensing data and information. The DISC also houses the Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Research and Applications (MERRA) data assimilation datasets (generated by GSFC’s Global Modeling and Assimilation Office), and the North American Land Data Assimilation System (NLDAS) and Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS) data products (both generated by GSFC's Hydrological Sciences Branch).

Contact: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Initiative Website: https://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/