* This project was conducted by high school-aged students at St. George’s School in Bogotá, Colombia, as part of a 2013 literature review project on ecosystems.
Research Question: How has the reduction in the flow of water affected the internal and external ecosystems of the Aral Sea? Especially,… Read More +
Earth Science Week 2014 helps teachers and students interactively learn about Earth systems.
Whether it’s the succession of a wetland community after beaver leave or changes in aquatic pH due to weathering of rocks, change forms a fundamental characteristic of the natural world. When any component of our Earth systems… Read More +
Frustrated by a proposal to log in her neighborhood, a Google engineer and her team used emerging mapping technology to design a powerful processing platform, which now aids conservation efforts and strengthens the preservation of indigenous lands around the world.
Pierre-Philippe Mathieu, Stephen Coulson
European Space Agency, ESA/ESRIN, Via Galileo Galilei, 00044 Frascati, Italy
Measure from Space what we Treasure on Earth
For more than half a century now, since the launch of Sputnik in 1957, “Earth Observation” (EO) satellites have been monitoring our global environment, revealing its fascinating beauty while… Read More +