NASA will soon be changing the file transfer protocol, a system for browsing and retrieving data, now in use on the NASA Sea Level Portal. The agency is retiring the current FTP service, available on PO.DAAC, on June 3, 2019, and is recommending that users switch to authenticated HTTPS. This will require creating a NASA Earthdata login profile. For help with HTTPS: https://podaac-tools.jpl.nasa.gov/drive/
The U.S. and Europe are working together on the first 10-year mission to study global warming's effect on the oceans, extending sea level records to nearly 40 years.
While a growing Greenland glacier may seem like good news, there’s no evidence it means global warming is slowing down.
The Jason-2 mission provided unique insights into ocean currents, sea level rise and climate change for 11 years.