EARTH 2017 – Day 1


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Monday—July 17, 2017

Location: MBARI—Moss Landing, CA

Objective: Day 1 Introduction to EARTH and Polar Science
0800–0830 Breakfast
0830–0900 Overview of goals and objectives of workshop George Matsumoto
0900–1000 Science Presentation
Exploring Microbes in the Sea
Alma Parada
Stanford University
1000–1015 Break
1015–1100 Dataset Exploration

Microbe dataset

1100–1200 Lesson Evaluation Presentations

A Whale of a Tale

What is the Bigger Picture?

What’s Really Under the Ocean?

Appearances are Deceiving

Arctic WARMing Engineering Challenge

1200–1300 Lunch—
1300–1400 Science Presentation
Ocean Observing, Chemistry, Climate, and Robots (PPT | PDF)
Ken Johnson
1400–1445 Dataset Exploration

Resource Articles

1445–1500 Break
1500–1630 Lesson Evaluation Presentations

Are Adelie Penguins Getting the “Cold Shoulder?”

Tag! You’re It!

The Blue Mud Shrimp Mystery

Citizen Science Using JellyWatch

Crossing the Pacific

Microbes and Climate

Microbes are a BLAST

Ocean Acidification: Is There a Problem?

What’s Growing On?

  1. Where Do The Nutrients Go?
  2. Making Air out of Oceans
  3. N/P Student Lab Experiment
1630–1700 Daily Evaluation
1700 Tour of MBARI George Matsumoto
1800 Dinner—On your own


Data repository
Data policy
Deep-Sea Guide
What is happening in Monterey Bay today?
Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System
Chemical data
Ocean float data
Slough data
Mooring ISUS measurements
Southern Ocean Data
Mooring data
M1 Mooring Summary Data
M1 Asimet
M1 download Info
M1 EMeter
Molecular and genomics data
ESP Web Portal
Seafloor mapping
Soundscape Listening Room
Upper ocean data
Spatial Temporal Oceanographic Query System (STOQS) Data
Image gallery
Video library
Creature feature
Deep-sea wallpapers
Previous seminars
David Packard Distinguished Lecturers
Research software
Video Annotation and Reference System
System overview
Data Use Policy
Video Tape User Guide
Video File User Guide
Annotation Glossary
Query Interface
Basic User Guide
Advanced User Guide
Query Glossary
VARS publications
VARS datasets used in publications
Oceanographic Decision Support System
MB-System seafloor mapping software
How to download and install MB-System
MB-System Documentation
MB-System Announcements
MB-System Announcements (Archive)
MB-System FAQ
MB-System Discussion Lists
MB-System YouTube Tutorials
Matlab scripts: Linear regressions
Introduction to Model I and Model II linear regressions
A brief history of Model II regression analysis
Index of downloadable files
Summary of modifications
Regression rules of thumb
Results for Model I and Model II regressions
Graphs of the Model I and Model II regressions
Which regression: Model I or Model II?
Matlab scripts: Oceanographic calculations
Matlab scripts: Sound velocity
Visual Basic for Excel: Oceanographic calculations
Educational resources
Navigating STEM careers
MBARI Summer Internship Program
2017 Summer Interns Blog
Education and Research: Testing Hypotheses (EARTH)
EARTH workshops
2016—New Brunswick, NJ
2015—Newport, Oregon
2016 Satellite workshop—Pensacola, FL
2016 Satellite workshop—Beaufort, NC
EARTH resources
EARTH lesson plans
Lesson plans—published
Lesson plans—development
Lesson drafts—2015
Lesson drafts—2016 Pensacola
Adopt-A-Float Program
Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE) Science Kits
Science at home: Curriculum and resources
Sample archive
SciComm Resources