Tutorials

Tutorials

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

https://mynasadata.larc.nasa.gov/EarthSystemLAS/

Earth System 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:

Mapping Our World