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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.

Need a DOI?

Please see our list of Geosciences Node DOIs. If you don't see the DOI you need, please contact us.

Coming Soon

  • Mar. 1, 2024 - MRO Release 68
  • Mar. 15, 2024 - LRO Release 57
  • Mar. 15, 2024 - MSL Release 35
  • Mar. 29, 2024 - Mars 2020 Release 9
  • Apr. 1, 2024 - Odyssey Release 87

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

February 23, 2024. The Magellan ARCDR dataset has been migrated to the PDS4 standard.

February 23, 2024. New Mars Express HRSC data are posted.

February 20, 2024. New Mars Express MARSIS and VMC data are posted.

February 6, 2024. New Mars Odyssey Radio Science data are posted.

February 5, 2024. A new LRO Diviner Global High-Resolution Mosaics dataset is released.

January 31, 2024. The Nathair Facula Topography and Photometric Cube Data bundle is released.

January 24, 2024. New Odyssey HEND derived data are posted, completing the publication of GRS data for release 86.

What's Old


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