The November 2009 issue of "The Giovanni News" is now available online:
The Giovanni News, 2 (3)
This issue features articles about the new Giovanni data interfaces for the Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS) and the Monsoon Asia Integrated Regional Study (MAIRS); new precipitation data with a view of El Niño past while the present one surges in the Pacific; selections from the burgeoning list of Giovanni publications; a note about a teacher workshop in Puerto Rico that used Giovanni to examine dust storm impacts in the Caribbean Sea; and a first-hand description of the fires in the Los Angeles basin this September that were witnessed by members of the NASA DAACs User Services Working Group (USWG).
The next issue of The Giovanni News will be released in December. This issue will be a special issue highlighting Giovanni-related presentations at the Fall American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco, California.
We welcome reader feedback and suggestions for other articles!