Tutorials

Tutorials

Visit these videos to learn how to use the My NASA Data's Data Visualization Tool, Earth Systems Data Explorer.

1. Getting Started with Earth System Data Explorer

This video introduces:

  • Locating Data Sets
  • Adjusting the location
  • Adjusting the time setting of data
  • Analyzing data with "Compare 2" & "Compare 4" features - Exporting information

2.  Creating Animations with the MND Earth System Data Explorer

This video introduces:

  • Rendering animations using data
  • Operating the media player with the rendered animation

 

3.  Using Google Earth with the MND Earth System Data Explorer

This video introduces:

  • Selecting Data Sets
  • Exporting information to Google Earth

 

4.  Using Coordinates with the MND Earth System Data Explorer

This video introduces:

  • Selecting datasets
  • Selecting geographic area using coordinates

 

5.  Using Data Analysis Tools with Earth System Data Explorer

This video introduces:

  • Common Plot Options
  • Show Values Option

Before engaging students in an interpretation of data using maps and satellite imagery, review these tips:

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