Disaster prevention. Disease modeling. Climate change. Computer-based mapping and modeling (colloquially known as GIS) is one of science’s most powerful tools used to make predictions about important issues. Using freely available data and software, learn how scientists create the maps that predict the future of our world. This program is 1 1/2 hours. This program will be held in the Visual World Investigate Lab .
Science Curriculum Correlation(s):8.L.3, EEN.2.7
Scheduling information: Scheduling for the 2013–2014 school year begins Tuesday, August 13, 2013. You must register for programs at least six weeks in advance of your group's visit. To schedule this program, contact the Scheduling Coordinator at 919.707.9840 or submit an online Scheduling Request Form .
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