The Earth Science Data Systems Working Groups were established to engage the science community in defining concepts for future data systems to improve interoperability, reduce costs, and increase scientific productivity.
The Global Change Master Directory enables users to locate and obtain access to Earth science data sets and services relevant to global change and Earth science research.
For nearly 20 years, Jim Acker, a contract support scientist at the NASA Goddard Earth Science Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC), has helped oceanographers compile and study data collected by satellites.
supports collaboration to promote the interchange and reuse of technology, data and services among developers and users;
conducts research in algorithm development, product validation, data discovery and science applications; and
leverages staff expertise in system management, system development, standards and program support on behalf of external organizations.
Dr. Stephen W Wharton
General inquiries about the scientific programs at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center may be directed to the Center Office of Communications at 1.301.286.8955 or the Center's Questions and Comments Page.