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PDS Geosciences Node, Washington University in St. Louis
Geosciences Node Data
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Welcome to the Geosciences Node

The Geosciences Node of NASA's Planetary Data System (PDS) archives and distributes digital data related to the study of the surfaces and interiors of terrestrial planetary bodies. We work directly with NASA missions to help them generate well-documented, permanent data archives. We provide data to NASA-sponsored researchers along with expert assistance in using the data.  All our archives are online and available to the public to download free of charge.

Where's the Data?

Click on DATA AND SERVICES in the black navigation bar above to browse our data holdings.

Coming Soon

  • June 2, 2014 - MRO Release 29
  • June 9, 2014 - MER Release 40
  • June 15, 2014 - LRO Release 18
  • July 1, 2014 - Odyssey Release 48
  • July 1, 2014 - GRAIL Release 5
  • August 1, 2014 - MSL Release 6
  • Sept. 5, 2014 - MESSENGER Release 12

The Geosciences Node is part of the Earth and Planetary Remote Sensing Laboratory in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis.


What's New

April 24, 2014. A new batch of Earth-based S-band lunar radar data from Bruce Campbell is now available.

April 21, 2014. Products from sols 360 through 449 have been added to the safed MSL SAM EDR data set.

April 14, 2014. Corrections to previously released MESSENGER XRS CDR data have been posted.

April 14, 2014. New Odyssey Radio Science data have been posted.

April 9, 2014. New polar mosaics have been added to the LRO Mini-RF archive.

April 1, 2014. New Mars Express Radio Science data are posted.

April 1, 2014. GRAIL release 4 is now online.

What's Old

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