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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

  • Sep. 1, 2017 - MRO Release 42
  • Sep. 15, 2017 - LRO Release 31
  • Sep. 21, 2017 - MER Release 53
  • Oct. 1, 2017 - Odyssey Release 61
  • Dec. 5, 2017 - MSL Release 16


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

August 8, 2017. New MSL SAM EDR products have been put online.

August 1, 2017. New Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity) data have been released.

July 21, 2017. MakeLabels is a new tool for generating PDS4 labels from a template.

July 13, 2017. Some LRO LOLA products from Release 30 have been redelivered.

July 13, 2017. New Mars Odyssey Radio Science data are posted.

What's Old


Planetary Science
Informatics and Data Analytics

April 24-26, 2018

PDS Nodes PDS Atmospheres Geosciences Imaging NAIF PPI Rings Small Bodies
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