Call for Papers: Indigenous Perspectives on Environmental Change

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Download call for papers. 2015 Quarterly Theme, Issue 1 Submissions accepted now through March 19, 2015 Earthzine.org is an online scientific journal sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). We are looking for feature stories, opinion pieces, research articles, news, and more for a special issue devoted to the theme of ‰ÛÏIndigenous Perspectives on Environmental Change.‰Û Articles … Read More

Connecting with Geoscience Systems: Earth Science Week 2014

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Earth Science Week 2014 will focus on the interconnectedness of Earth systems. The international event is celebrated from Oct. 12-18. Opportunities for involvement include student contests, local activities, and a citizen science initiative. Potential participants are encouraged to begin planning now.

5th Digital Earth Summit Planned for Japan

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The 5th Biennial Digital Earth Summit will be held in November in Nagoya, Japan. As an offshoot of the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development, the focus of the summit will be on how digital Earth technologies can be used to address sustainability education and other global issues.

Finalists: 2013 Student Essay Contest on ‘Science Technology for Observing Earth’s Climate’

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essay contest Student authors from around the globe contributed submissions to Earthzine’s 2013 Student Essay Contest. Five finalists were selected. We are now entering a second round of judging that includes a blog discussion between Earthzine readers and the authors. The blogging portion of this competition will continue through Oct. 31. Click and participate.

Call for Papers — Technology for Earth Observation

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Credit: Soil Science. Earthzine is seeking articles of 800-1,500 words for the ‰ÛÏ2013 Earth Science Technology Showcase,‰Û an online presentation of technology developments for the Earth science community. Principal investigators from the NASA Earth Science Technology Office (ESTO) are invited to participate, along with ESTO team members, collaborators, and students.