NASA GISS wants to use our code

After the release of ccc-gistemp 0.3.0, I contacted Dr Reto Ruedy of NASA GISS to ask him to try out the release and have a look through it.
Dr Ruedy responded, thanking us for our effort, and saying “I hope to switch to your version of that program”. After some further discussion, he clarified this:
When GISS has the resources:

Ideally, we would like to replace our whole code

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They are busy with other things, and won’t have the resources for quite some time. Also, we will need to do some more work, to interface our code with various GISS tools (such as the station data web page). Nonetheless this is very much to the credit of the whole ccc-gistemp team. Well done, everybody.

8 Responses to “NASA GISS wants to use our code”

  1. just me Says:

    good work, congratulation. Love your project, in my opinion, it is the best open public climate code audit project until now.

  2. Neven Says:

    Fantastic, congratulations! I wish I could be of help, but I’ll keep an eye on your site.

  3. AndyB Says:

    A great accomplishment. Congrats.

  4. Ron Broberg Says:

    Mega-Kudos!

    This is what citizen-science can accomplish!

  5. dhogaza Says:

    Yes, this is a great example of how citizen science (more precisely tool-reengineering in this case) can be of tremendous value.

    Good job.

  6. drj Says:

    @dhogoza: thanks!

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