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Make a #GlobalSelfie with NASA on Earth Day

04.02.2014
NASA invites you – and everyone else on the planet -– to take part in a worldwide celebration of Earth Day this year with the agency's #GlobalSelfie event.
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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).

Earth Science Week: 2013

10.18.2013
Mapping Our World was the theme of this year's Earth Science Week, Oct. 13-19.

This September, Ask a NASA Climate Scientist

09.04.2013
Over the course of this month, these NASA climate experts will answer selected questions through the agency's social media channels – primarily on YouTube, Twitter and Google+.

Science Outreach Reaches In

07.23.2013
Some 60 scientists, researchers, interns and outreach personnel manned stations for the annual Science Jamboree at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., on July 16.
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The Software Systems Support Office (SSSO) provides software engineering and performance optimization services. We provide these services primarily to scientific modelers and users of high performance computing systems at the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS) at Goddard Space Flight Center and the Advanced Supercomputing Center at NASA Ames Research Center.

SSSO's software engineering expertise includes design, reengineering, unit-testing, and standardization of scientific software. SSSO also supports scientific modelers in the use and adoption of community frameworks such as the Earth System Modeling Framework (ESMF) to promote interoperability and portability. In the area of high performance computing, SSSO’s competencies include parallelization, data-intensive computing & analysis, and advanced numerical algorithms.

SSSO provides custom software engineering and high-performance computing support to NASA-funded researchers. Current clients include the Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), the NASA Unified Weather Research and Forecasting (NU-WRF) project, the Global Modeling Initiative (GMI), the Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (GMAO), and NASA's Modeling, Analysis and Prediction (MAP) program.

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