Welcome to the EarthCube Commons

Welcome to the EarthCube Commons!

Welcome to the EarthCube community workspace. Anyone with an interest in EarthCube is free to use this site to coordinate events, draft and share documents, organize meetings, and stay up to date on EarthCube activities. This workspace will be continually developed and optimized to meet the changing needs of EarthCube work groups

Just Getting Started?

Read our FAQs to find out how to interact with groups and navigate the workspace. If you're new to EarthCube in general, please feel free to browse around, and be sure to visit our main site at EarthCube.org for more details on the project. If you'd like to join EarthCube, just fill out the form on this page and we'll set up an account for you. 


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Community Updates

EarthCube Leadership Council Member and longtime EarthCube community member has put together a great blog series 'Bridging across bridges: engaging the geoscience research community in standards development'. Check it out!

NSF has just released its Amendment IV EarthCube solicitation, with several new award opportunities for Research Coordination Networks and Integrative Activities.

Members of the Leadership Council, in collaboration with the EarthCube Office, have released a comprehensive new report entitled EarthCube: Past Present, and Future. This project overview piece most notably covers the current progress of each of the EarthCube funded project teams and outlines new ways to get involved with EarthCube.

Opportunities of Interest

Job opening in the Astronomical Applications Department at the U. S. Naval Observatory for an Astronomer with Web software experience.

Astronomy and Computing has opened up a Topical Issue on the Management, Search and Analysis of Solar Astronomy Big Data.

The McGill University Library has several positions open for librarians working with data curation, scholarly communications, and copyright.

Upcoming Events

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Join EarthCube

If you’d like to join EarthCube, please fill out your name and email address below. We’ll create an account for you and send a confirmation email to get you started.

If you know of any groups you'd like to join, please list them here.

Help Move EarthCube Forward

Check out the Demonstration Governance page to learn how you can get involved in the Science Committee, Tech/Architecture Committee, Engagement Team, or Liaison Team. Membership is open to all interested persons. 

EarthCube News

Stay informed with our biweekly newsletter.

Webex Meeting Facilitation

EarthCube now has several Webex accounts that you can use to manage workshops and project team meetings. Please contact webex@earthcube.org for more information on Webex access.