Updated: May 19
Data Visualizer and Designer Robert Simmon never thought that he would become “Mr. Blue Marble.”
Name: Robert Simmon
Title: Lead Data Visualizer and Information Designer
Formal Job Classification: Senior Program Analyst
Organization He Works For: Code 613, Climate and Radiation Branch, Earth Sciences Division, Sciences and Exploration Directorate
What do you do and what is most interesting about your role here at Goddard? How do you help support Goddard’s mission?
"My role is to make imagery from Earth sciences data. I turn data into pictures."