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 and our call for participation in committees and teams is featured in the most recent Eos publication, in a piece by Randy Showstack. Check it out here!

The EarthCube Demonstration Governance Standing Committees and Teams will hold their first virtual meetings the week of September 2nd. Check out the meeting schedule and more information here.

Conveners of an AGU Fall Meeting session on Big Data (Earth and Space Science Data Facilities in a Big Data World, Session ID #3699). are inviting abstract submissions prior to the August 6 submission deadline.

Opportunities of Interest

The British Antarctic Survey (BAS), part of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), is seeking candidates for a Scientific Data Coordinator based at the Polar Data Canter in Cambridge.

The Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) at New York University seeks a Data Curator: an information scientist who will work with faculty, researchers, and students in applied urban science to acquire and organize data related to New York City.

The Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI) (www.cuahsi.org) is seeking a Director for the Water Data Center (WDC), a facility that provides water researchers with state-of-the-art data publication, discovery, download, re-use, and archiving capabilities.

Upcoming Events

Help Move EarthCube Forward

Help shape the future direction of EarthCube. Volunteer for a committee or team and make sure your voice is heard! Click here for more information and to express your interest in becoming a member of the Science Committee, Tech/Architecture Committee, Engagement Team, Liaisons Team, and the Leadership Council. Membership is open to all interested persons. 

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.

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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.