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The High-Performance Computing Group manages and operates the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS). NCCS provides state-of-the-art supercomputing and data services for weather and climate research, serving a user community based at NASA centers and laboratories and universities across the country and internationally.

NCCS' advanced data mass-storage system, data distribution technologies, and high-speed networks allow researchers to access the enormous volume of data generated by weather and climate models running on the facility's supercomputers. NCCS also makes available data analysis and visualization tools needed to interpret modeling data.

NCCS collaborates with high-performance computing experts in industry, universities, and other government agencies to continually enhance its facilities, resources, and services to meet users' ever-escalating computing needs.

Press Releases & Feature Stories

A Closer Look at Carbon Dioxide

11.17.2014
A new simulation of carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere provides a look at how this greenhouse gas moves around the globe and fluctuates in volume. These three close-up views show how...

NASA Computer Model Provides a New Portrait of Carbon Dioxide

11.17.2014
An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.

NASA Highlights Mission Advances at Supercomputing Conference

11.13.2014
From our home planet to the far reaches of space, NASA will highlight mission advances enabled by agency supercomputers at SC14, the international supercomputing conference, Nov. 16-21, New Orleans.

Heating Up

02.25.2014
Explore climate model projections of 21st century global temperatures in visualizations from NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio and the NASA Center for Climate Simulation.
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NASA Highlights Mars, Ozone Hole, and the Sun at American Geophysical Union

12.06.2013
NASA researchers will present new findings on a wide range of Earth and space science topics next week at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).
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Code 606.2 is the High Performance Computing Group, providing supercomputing and data storage services.

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Heidi M Dewan
301.286.9426
Office Coordinator [606]
Daniel Q Duffy
301.286.8830
Lead [606.2]

General inquiries about the scientific programs at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center may be directed to the Center Public Affairs office at 1.301.286.8955.

                                                                                                                                                                                        
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