The following is a brief list of tools that may be helpful in manipulating, using, and analyzing global data. This list is not meant to be exhaustive and we welcome suggestions of similar tools or collections of tools to add to the list.
GIS (Geospatial Information System)
ESRI-searchable library of scripts, for use with the ESRI Arc application.
Remote Sensing Data
A list of HDF-EOS tools developed and maintained by the NASA Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs).
The HDF Group, which is a non-profit spin-off of HDF developers at NCSA, maintains an HDF-EOS tools site at http://www.hdfeos.org/ and includes a long list of tools on their software page, http://www.hdfeos.org/software.php.