Server Maintenance from May 21 to 22, 2019

Server Maintenance from May 21 to 22, 2019

Due to system maintenance, Fluid Earth Viewer will be intermittently offline from May 21 t0 22, 2019. Thank you for your patience.

Some Data is Missing Between January 15 and January 26, 2019

Some Data is Missing Between January 15 and January 26, 2019

Our team recently learned of a coding error that resulted in data between January 15 and January 26, 2019 not being pushed to Fluid Earth Viewer. The issue has been resolved but the data still needs to be acquired and…

Pinning Locations on the Globe is Currently not Encoding These Locations in the Web Address

Pinning Locations on the Globe is Currently not Encoding These Locations in the Web Address

The project team wants to notify users of a problem that we became aware of with the updated Fluid Earth Viewer interface. Pinning locations on the globe previously encoded that location data in the web address. Therefore, sharing the link…

Updates to and Sharing of Fluid Earth Viewer

Updates to and Sharing of Fluid Earth Viewer

A number of updates were made to the Fluid Earth Viewer user interface in December 2018, including slight changes to the menu structure and overall look. These changes were designed to speed load times and reduce menus covering the globe…

COSI - October 2018 Family Friday Night

COSI – October 2018 Family Friday Night

The Byrd Center Education & Outreach Team was at COSI in Columbus, Ohio this evening with the VECTOR Lab from OSU’s School of Communication user testing the next iteration of Fluid Earth Viewer. We will return to COSI on Friday,…

Thank You to St. Brendan School

Thank You to St. Brendan School

Thank you to St. Brendan School in Hilliard, Ohio for allowing us to share FEVer over the last few days during your weather unit.

Field Testing of FEVer at Indianola Informal K-8

Field Testing of FEVer at Indianola Informal K-8

Thank you to students and teachers at Indianola Informal K-8 in Columbus, Ohio for taking FEVer for a test drive and providing our team with valuable feedback on its weather features.

Air Pollution in the Great Lakes Region of North America

This link and series of questions looks at sulfur dioxide emitted from various industrial and electricity generating operations in North America. Link: tinyurl.com/ybo8kn2v 1. Identify two areas on the map that appear to have significant pollution being emitted. Identify two…

Temperatures and Geography in Polar Regions

This link and series of questions looks at temperatures and geography in the Arctic and Antarctic. LINK: tinyurl.com/y6vgglub 1. Is the air temperature over the North Pole or over the center of Greenland warmer? How do you know? 2. Describe…

Weather Along a Cold Front at the Midlatitudes

This link and series of questions looks at temperatures, precipitation, and winds along a cold front in North America. LINK: tinyurl.com/yb8mu5wb There are three cities pinned on the map, all at the same latitude. 1. Describe the temperatures at these…