This is a gem that contains: Ruby translators to transform various metadata feeds into solr documents and a command-line utility to access/utilize the gem's.
National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado. 6983 likes · 186 talking about this. Advancing knowledge of Earth's frozen regions.
NSIDC – National Snow and Ice Data Center – is the US government agency which provides the official statistics on such matters as sea ice. NSIDC wins Green Data Center