SATELLITES Virtual Conference 2011

May 10, 2011 by  
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Here are the videos for the 2011 SATELLITES Virtual Conference. Click on the box to play the video. Leave a comment at the bottom of your favorite project. Dr. C

The winners for this year’s virtual conference are:
1st Place
9. Annual Precipiation and California Wildfires
St. Peters High School

2nd Place
15. Are the Rising Ocean Temperatures Affecting the Cholera Outbreaks Around the World?
Westerville North High School

3rd Place

6. What is the Best Surface Temp for Making a Snowman?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

1. Does Elevation Affect the Surface Temp of Snow
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

2. How Does the Surface Temper in OH, PL and TT Compare?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

3. Do the Places with the Deepest Snow Have the Coldest Surface Temperatures?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio


4. How Do the Surface Temps in Estonia and Ohio Compare?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

5. Which Side of Main Street School is the Warmest?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio


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7. Does the way you hold the IRT affect accuracy?
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

8. Surface Temperature in Ohio and Alaska
Main Street School, Norwalk, Ohio

10. Road Salt Runoff Along US 42
St. Peters High School


11. Crime rate and the temperature
St. Peters High School

12. Weather patterns and volcanic eruptions
St. Peters High School

13. Frequency/intensity tsunamis in Japan and climate
St. Peters High School

14. Zebra mussels in Ohio
St. Peters High School

16. Global Warming vs. Polar Bears
Westerville North High School

17. Global Warming Leading to High Priced Corn?
Westerville North High School

A big thank you to the judges!
Janet Struble – University of Toledo
Ken Newbury – University of Toledo
Rick Landenberger – West Virginia University – Director of AmericaView
Larry Biel – Purdue University – Director of IndianaView
Tom Muller – California University of Pennsylvania – Director of PAView
Gail Nader – Bowling Green State University – Project Coordinator for OhioView
Mikell Lynne Hedley – University of Toledo
Umesh Haritashya – University of Dayton

GLOBE Supportive of SATELLITES Program

May 3, 2011 by  
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The GLOBE Program is always very supportive of the SATELLITES program.
You can see what they write at: http://www.globe.gov

Here is a screen shot of the Surface Temperature field campaign page.

GLOBE announcement