Association of Polar Early Career Scientists



Polar Outreach Catalogue

Antarctic penguins teaching the science of climate change
  • General public
  • Educators, Teachers
  • Students - in general
The PenguinScience website provides tools for educators and students to learn more about Antarctica ecosystems and connect with polar researchers through a variety of classroom and individual lessons and activities. Among the most popular activity is a nest check program where classrooms can monitor a penguin nest over the breeding season.
  • Website - informative
  • Classroom material, activity sheet (different from curriculum which is formal)
HT Harvey and Associates, Oregon State University, PRBO Conservation Science, Oikonos, Landcare Research New Zealand, NASA
no timeline given
Yes, all of it
Oslo Science Conference

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
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Our Sponsors

APECS Directorate Sponsor
AWI WortBildmarke Farbe RGB
Further Sponsors and Partners for APECS projects, activities and events