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Al Gore’s Our Choice is now an app

Climate education has received a digital makeover, making learning about climate change a visually stimulating and interactive experience for the general (iPad/iPhone owning) public.  This USA Today article reports that Al Gore's Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis is now offered as a rich app that includes 250 full-screen images, geotagged locations, […]

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Facebook and Earth Day Network Release Billion Acts of Green App

Although Facebook has been criticized lately for their use of coal energy, the company is showing their support for the environment by creating the "A Billion Acts of Green" app that is challenging at least a billion people to do an "act of green" this Earth Day.  The application offers helpful green act ideas and […]

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Hikers Could Soon Become Citizen Scientists in Climate Change Monitoring

Hikers Could Soon Become Citizen Scientists in Climate Change Monitoring

According to this KCET article, scientists are utilizing modern technology to engage citizens in climate change science.  An app is being developed for hikers to upload images taken on trails they frequent.  Scientists will observe the photos and track whether plants and animals are "going through seasonal changes differently."   (more…)

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