STEM Initiative Aims to Help Students Grapple With ‘Oceans of Data’


See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

A new initiative from EDC seeks to help students and their teachers grapple with large sets of scientific and related data.

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

They are involved in this large initiative called the Oceans Observatory initiative, putting all these probes into the ocean and collecting large amounts of digital data that can be shared among scientists," she said. "This isn’t just happening in oceanography, it’s happening in all of the sciences. Data is becoming available in this digital, sharable form.

See on blogs.edweek.org

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