Upcoming 2020 ICESat-2 Hack Week: June 15-19

NSIDC is excited to bring your attention to the Cryospheric Sciences with ICESat-2 Hack Week, June 15-19, 2020, on the University of Washington campus. Visit the website https://icesat-2hackweek.github.io/ for details on how to apply. From the ICESat-2 Hack Week Organizers: Join us… Read more »

ICESat-2 Data Now Available at NSIDC DAAC

The first data sets from NASA’s Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) are now available from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center (NSIDC DAAC). These data sets provide backscatter profiles; geolocated photon data; atmospheric… Read more »

Data download improvements

The process of accessing data from NSIDC is evolving, and with it, the design and function of data set landing pages.  The first improvements, released on March 6, reorganize the layout of these pages.  The most noticeable change will be… Read more »