Association of Polar Early Career Scientists



Polar Outreach Catalogue

  • General public
  • Educators, Teachers
  • Students - in general
LATITUDE 60! Is the effort of Portugal's first IPY involvement and includes a web-based forum for scientists and educators, lectures series, competitions, expeditions, field courses and others, for a total of over 40 activities. Its legacy includes a regularly updated web portal where educational materials are available.
  • Community Event
  • Public Lectures
  • Website - informative
Jos Xavier, Gonalo Vieira, Adelino Canrio and Clara Rocha
Institute of Marine Research of University of Coimbra, Centre of Geographical Studies of the University of Lisbon and Centre of Marine Sciences of the University of Algarve
IPY Portugal
January 2007 to June 2008
Both Poles
Polar Science and Global Climate: An international resource for education and outreach, Online survey

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