NASA and GLOBE Offer Opportunity for Citizen Scientists
Want to be a citizen Earth scientist? All you need to contribute to NASA’s studies of our home planet is a smartphone, access to the outdoors, and the “GLOBE Observer” app. Read more.
It's been a busy time here at NASA GO and we have so many exciting things to share with you all this week. This and more in this week's edition of the roundup. Read it.
Mosquito Habitat Mapper
Mosquito Habitat Mapper asks you to identify potential breeding sites for mosquitoes, sample and count mosquito larvae, and with optional equipment, examine and photograph a specimen to identify its genus. Get the app.
The Earth is solar-powered. So what happens when the sun's light is blocked, even temporarily? If you measure air and surface temperature, how cool is the eclipse?
See the data collected by citizen scientists using the GLOBE Observer app during the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 by going, here.