Data, feeds

Northwest Knowledge Network (NKN)

  • NKN is a network of people, hardware, software, High Performance Computing (HPC), broadband connectivity, data & metadata, and its transformation into Knowledge that serves the interests, needs, and imaginations of those of us who live in the Northwest and collectively all of us around the world.
  • Here is access to the data portal, which can be used to search for and browse the data:

Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM)

  • Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) is a joint project between NASA and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) designed to monitor and study tropical rainfall.
  • Example data from the TRMM project: TRMM-based precipitation estimates. A series of quasi-global, near-real-time, TRMM-based precipitation estimates is provided on a global 0.25 ° x0.25 ° grid over the latitude band 50 ° N-S within about seven hours of observation time.

Natural Disaster Hotspots

List of news feeds

List of Radiation Data Sources in Japan

International Databases