Students are introduced to the Earthrise phenomenon by seeing the Earth as the Apollo 8 astronauts viewed our home planet for the first time from the Moon. They will analyze a time series of mapped plots of Earth science variables that NASA monitors to better understand the Earth Syste
Be a Scientist: The GLOBE Program encourages you to use
GLOBE provides many opportunities for students to explore the Earth System. The information on this page is a sampling of the work GLOBE students have done.
LIDAR Remote Sensing Technologists uses remote sensing strategies to analyze data to solve problems in areas across the globe. They use LIDAR - Light Detection and Ranging - as a method of remote sensing to examine the surface of the Earth.
Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists research geospatial data or develop geospatial technologies.
At the core of scientific visualization is the representation of data graphically - through images, animations, and videos - to improve understanding and develop insight.