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1. Atmosphere-Ocean Model Simulations: 1950-2099 [NASA_GISS_AOM_CD_C089]
[Source: NASA/GISS, http://aom.giss.nasa.gov/ ] The global coupled Atmosphere-Ocean Model was designed at GISS for climate predictions at decade to century time scales. Atmospheric Models at GISS ...


2. DISP Yearly Satellite Photographic Mosaics of Greenland 1962-1963 [NSIDC-0118]
The Declassified Intelligence Satellite Photographs (DISP) Yearly Satellite Photographic Mosaics of Greenland are composites of black-and-white photographs of Greenland taken from American satellites ...


3. Images of Antarctic Ice Shelves [NSIDC-0102]
Recent changes in the extent and stability of ice shelves in the Antarctic Peninsula prompted NSIDC to begin a monitoring program using data from the AVHRR Polar 1 km Data Set. NSIDC regularly reviews ...


4. MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Velocity: Selected Glacier Site Velocity Maps from InSAR [NSIDC-0481]
This data set is part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program. This data set provides maps of glacier outlet areas, some of which have shown ...


5. Northern Hemisphere EASE-Grid 2.0 Weekly Snow Cover and Sea Ice Extent [NSIDC-0046]
The Northern Hemisphere EASE-Grid 2.0 Weekly Snow Cover and Sea Ice Extent Version 4 product combine snow cover and sea ice extent at weekly intervals from 23 October 1978 through 29 June 2014, and ...


6. Coordinated Eastern Arctic Experiment (CEAREX) Data [NSIDC-0020]
CEAREX was a multi-platform field program conducted in the Norwegian Seas and Greenland north to Svalbard from September 1988 through May 1989. Canada, Denmark, France, Norway and the United States ...


7. Nimbus-7 SMMR Polar Gridded Radiances and Sea Ice Concentrations [NSIDC-0007]
This data set contains gridded brightness temperatures and sea ice concentrations for both polar regions. Brightness temperature and sea ice concentration grids have 25 x 25 km grid elements in polar ...


8. GHRSST Level 2P Central Pacific Regional Skin Sea Surface Temperature from the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) Imager on the GOES-15 satellite (GDS versions 1 and 2) [GHRSST-GOES15-OSPO-L2P]
The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) operated by the United States National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) support weather forecasting, severe storm ...


9. CLPX-Ground: Micrometeorological Data at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS) [NSIDC-0168]
This data set includes two sets of soil temperature profiles, two sets of soil moisture profiles, two sets of soil heat flux profiles (in dense pine and open pine areas), and one set of a snow temperature ...


10. CLPX-Ground: Micrometeorological Measurements Over Snow, Ground-Based [NSIDC-0163]
This data set presents micrometeorological data from the Flux over Snow Surfaces (FLOSS) project carried out during the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) at North Park, Colorado, USA. The ...


11. CLPX-Ground: Micrometeorological Measurements Over Snow, Tower Mounted [NSIDC-0162]
This data set presents micrometeorological data from the Flux over Snow Surfaces (FLOSS) project carried out during the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) at North Park, Colorado, USA. The ...


12. CLPX-Model: Local Analysis and Prediction System: 4-D Atmospheric Analyses [NSIDC-0179]
The Local Analysis and Prediction System (LAPS), run by the NOAA's Forecast Systems Laboratory (FSL), combines numerous observed meteorological data sets into a collection of atmospheric analyses.


13. CLPX-Model: Rapid Update Cycle 40km (RUC-40) Model Output Reduced Data [NSIDC-0211]
The Rapid Update Cycle, version 2 at 40km (RUC-2, known to the Cold Land Processes community as RUC40) model is a Mesoscale Analysis and Prediction System (MAPS) data set that uses the Model Output ...


14. CLPX-Satellite: MODIS Radiances, Reflectances, Snow Cover and Related Grids [NSIDC-0151]
This data set provides Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data as part of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX). Parameters include radiances, surface reflectance, snow ...


15. CLPX-Satellite: Multi-angle Imaging Spectroradiometer (MISR) Products [NSIDC-0150]
This data set includes Level-1B2 georectified terrain, Level-2 land surface, and an ancillary geographic product for the Large Regional Study Area (LRSA) of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment ...


16. Co-Registered AMSR-E, QuikSCAT, and WMO Data [NSIDC-0450]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


17. Daily Global Land Surface Parameters Derived from AMSR-E [NSIDC-0451]
Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support ...


18. Daily, 1 degree (180 x 360) instantaneous fields of assimilated surface variables (GSFC/GMAO) [DLLAXMIS]
Daily, 1 degree (180 x 360) instantaneous fields of assimilated surface variables, including pressure, ground temperature, ground wetness, total precipitable water, near surface winds at 2M and 10M, ...


19. Digital SAR Mosaic and Elevation Map of the Greenland Ice Sheet [NSIDC-0052]
The Digital SAR Mosaic and Elevation Map of the Greenland Ice Sheet CD-ROM combines the most detailed synthetic aperture radar (SAR) image mosaic available with the best current digital elevation ...


20. Elevation Change of the Southern Greenland Ice Sheet from 1978-88 [NSIDC-0223]
Southern Greenland ice sheet elevation change estimates are derived from SEASAT and GEOSAT radar altimetry data from 1978 to 1988. Data are confined to 61-72 deg N, 30-50 deg W, above 1700 m elevation. ...


21. Flooding in South Africa [NASA_EARTH_OBSERVATORY_SOUTH_AFRICA_FLOOD]
Heavy rains fell across southern Africa in early 2011. By early February, river flooding in South Africa alone had killed 91 people and caused over $100 million in damage, the United Nations stated. ...


22. GEOSAT Radar Altimeter DEM Atlas of Antarctica North of 72.1 degrees South [NSIDC-0075]
The Antarctic atlas consists of 28 digital elevation maps which cover all of Antarctica north of 72.1 degrees south at a resolution of three kilometers. Each map contains surface elevations and coordinates ...


23. GLAS/ICESat 1 km Laser Altimetry Digital Elevation Model of Greenland [NSIDC-0305]
The Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument on the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) provides global measurements of elevation, and repeats measurements along nearly-identical ...


24. GLAS/ICESat 500 m Laser Altimetry Digital Elevation Model of Antarctica [NSIDC-0304]
The Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument on the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) provides global measurements of elevation, and repeats measurements along nearly-identical ...


25. GLIMS Glacier Database [NSIDC-0272]
Global Land Ice Measurements from Space (GLIMS) is an international initiative with the goal of repeatedly surveying the world's estimated 200,000 glaciers. GLIMS uses data collected by the Advanced ...


26. Global Annual Freezing and Thawing Indices [NSIDC-0063]
The total annual freezing and thawing indices are defined as the cumulative number of degree-days when air temperatures are below and above zero degrees Celsius. The total annual freezing index has ...


27. Global Monthly EASE-Grid Snow Water Equivalent Climatology [NSIDC-0271]
This data set comprises global, monthly satellite-derived Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) climatologies from November 1978 through May 2007, with periodic updates released as resources permit. Global ...


28. Greenland 5 km DEM, Ice Thickness, and Bedrock Elevation Grids [NSIDC-0092]
A Digital Elevation Model (DEM), ice thickness grid, and bedrock elevation grid of Greenland acquired as part of the PARCA program are available in ASCII text format at a 5 km grid spacing in a polar ...


29. Greenland Ice Sheet Melt Characteristics Derived from Passive Microwave Data [NSIDC-0218]
The Greenland ice sheet melt extent data, acquired as part of the NASA Program for Arctic Regional Climate Assessment (PARCA), is a daily (or every other day, prior to August 1987) estimate of the ...


30. Historical Soviet Daily Snow Depth (HSDSD) [G01092]
The HSDSD product is based on observations from 284 World Meteorological Organization (WMO) stations throughout Russia and the former Soviet Union. The area covered is 35 to 75 degrees north latitude ...


31. Hurricane Katrina Imagery from the NASA MODIS Rapid Response System [NASA_MODIS_RAPID_RESPONSE_KATRINA]
At the request of the U.S. Army and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the NASA MODIS Rapid Response System is providing daily geo-rectified images of the U.S. Gulf Coast region to assist in ...


32. MEaSUREs Global Record of Daily Landscape Freeze/Thaw Status [NSIDC-0477]
The MEaSUREs Global Record of Daily Landscape Freeze/Thaw Status, Version 3 data set is a global record of the daily freeze/thaw (F/T) status of the landscape derived from satellite observations of ...


33. MEaSUREs InSAR-Based Ice Velocity Maps of Central Antarctica: 1997 and 2009 [NSIDC-0525]
This data set, part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program, consists of two high-resolution digital mosaics of ice motion in Central Antarctica. ...


34. MODIS Snow Cover Imagery for the United States and Canada [MODIS_SNOWCOVER_GIS]
This image from MODIS shows snow cover extent over the United States and Canada. The image can be combined with ESRI map layers and other imagery to produce a GIS product for enhanced analyses and ...


35. NASA Earth Observatory Monthly Global Images [NASA_EARTH_OBSERVATORY_MONTHLY]
The NASA Earth Observatory produces high-quality global images monthly for public use and distribution. These monthly global images provides web-resolution copies of each of the monthly ...


36. NASA Earth Science Decadal Survey Studies [Planning Stage] [NASA_Decadal_Survey_Place_Holder]
[Source: NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Earth Sciences, http://science.nasa.gov/earth-science/decadal-surveys/ ] NASA relies on the science community to ...


37. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD DIFs
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


38. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT DIF
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


39. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT DIF
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


40. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT DIF
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


41. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Katrina [NASA_TRMM_KATRINA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Katrina. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


42. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Rita [NASA_TRMM_RITA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Rita. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


43. NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Imagery of Hurricane Wilma [NASA_TRMM_WILMA]
The NASA Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) center provides imagery and animations of Hurricane Wilma. The imagery shows the precipitation coverage and rainfall estimates in the land falling ...


44. Nenana Ice Classic: Tanana River Ice Annual Breakup Dates [NSIDC-0064]
The Tanana river in the Interior of Alaska usually freezes over during October and November. The ice continues to grow throughout the winter accumulating an average maximum thickness of about 110 ...


45. Nimbus-7 SMMR Derived Monthly Global Snow Cover and Snow Depth [NSIDC-0024]
The data set consists of monthly global snow cover and snow depth derived from Nimbus-7 SMMR data for 1978 through 1987. The SMMR data are interpolated for spatial and temporal gaps, and averaged ...


46. Program for Arctic Regional Climate Assessment (PARCA) Data Sets [NSIDC-0095]
PARCA began in 1993 with the primary goal of measuring and understanding the mass balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Approximately 25 investigations used in situ measurements and satellite and aircraft ...


47. RAMP AMM-1 SAR Image Mosaic of Antarctica [NSIDC-0103]
The mosaic provides a detailed look at ice sheet morphology, rock outcrops, research infrastructure, the coastline, and other features of Antarctica, as well as representing calibrated radar backscatter ...


48. Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project Digital Elevation Model [NSIDC-0082]
The high-resolution Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project (RAMP) Digital Elevation Model (DEM) combines topographic data from a variety of sources to provide consistent coverage of all of Antarctica.


49. Seasat and GEOSAT Altimetry for the Antarctic and Greenland Ice Sheets [NSIDC-0053]

Note: This data set is now on FTP so references to CD-ROM are historic and no longer applicable.

The Ice Altimetry System (IAS) data seet contains surface elevations ...


50. Snow Data Assimilation System (SNODAS) Data Products at NSIDC [G02158]

Notice: If you are having difficulties subsetting SNODAS data via Polaris, please contact nsidc@nsidc.org.

This data set contains output ...


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