On the 2nd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health

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ISPRS logo A Working Group of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) is organizing its 2nd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health. The symposium is in collaboration with the 5th International Conference on Medical Geology (MEDGEO-2013), and the goal is to enhance cross-disciplinary collaborations to improve health and well-being by utilizing Earth observing technologies and data.

Earthzine Seeks Sharp Science Writer

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Sign that says science. Image Credit: Erica Minton

Sign that says science. Image Credit: Erica MintonEarthzine, an online publication of the IEEE, seeks a motivated individual with strong writing skills, an interest in environment subjects, familiarity with Earth observation (EO) technologies and related issues, and experience in writing for an online publication, to serve as our Science Writer, with a special emphasis on coordinating projects.

Call for Papers — Oceans Environment and Technologies

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Earthzine (earthzine.org) was established in 2007 as an outreach activity for the GEO (Group on Earth Observations) and GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) initiative. As a newly adopted publication of the Oceanic Engineering Society, we seek contributions to bolster Earthzine‰Ûªs coverage of oceans-related activities.

Deadline Extended: Call for Papers – Atmospheric Chemistry

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A natural-color image on June 20, 2011, of Chile’s Puyehue-Cordón Caulle Volcanic Complex. Credit: NASA, Jeff Schmaltz MODIS Rapid Response Team.Earthzine.org, an IEEE-sponsored online scientific journal, is soliciting articles of 800 to 3,000 words for its third 2012 quarterly theme on Atmospheric Chemistry. We seek contributions from all regions of the globe, addressing current issues, techniques and applications related to Atmospheric Chemistry measurements and their broad application to global change issues and policy.

Workshop Upcoming in Germany on ‰Û÷Supporting Science for the Millennium Development Goals and Beyond‰Ûª

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Be a part of the next step toward reaching the Millennium Development Goals during the 2nd GEOSS Science and Technology Stakeholder Workshop in August. Beginning Aug. 28, The Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) Science and Technology Stakeholders will gather at the University of Bonn, Germany, for the four-day workshop called ‰ÛÏGEOSS: Supporting Science for the Millennium Development Goals and Beyond.‰Û