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Families' Imaginations in a Meteorology Workshop: Imagining Weather Through Prototyping a Weather Station

Yu-Chen Chiu, Heather Toomey Zimmerman
2020 International Conference of the Learning Sciences  
The study investigates families' imagined weather phenomena and meteorological practices as they created weather stations using the prototyping tool littleBits.  ...  The paper presents a qualitative case study of families' imagination practices around weather in two informal learning settings.  ...  Acknowledgments This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, grant #MG-77-16-0137-16.  ... 
dblp:conf/icls/ChiuZ20 fatcat:ldxutgwsaffpvbreeigglc7xoa

Proceedings of the international meteorological satellite workshop

B.J. Mason
1963 Planetary and Space Science  
A complete tour was made of the TIROS weather satellite command and data acquisition station.  ...  I should like to thank the authorities of the United States for taking the initiative through this Workshop.  ...  Use of graphs and maps To determine when pictures can be taken over A-3(a) ) and for northbound passes ( fig. A-3(b) ). Area  ... 
doi:10.1016/0032-0633(63)90100-4 fatcat:jpb3xn2225bsznfgifn5ijvsiq

Abstracts from the Second European Workshop on Exo/Astrobiology

2002 International Journal of Astrobiology  
The main objective of the Workshop is to promote a constructive and interdisciplinary scientific cooperation in the growing field of Exo/ Astrobiology. More specifically, the Workshop aims to : .  ...  Three possible main candidates for the search for microbial life forms on a planetary body in the solar system were identified at the First European Workshop on Exo/Astrobiology in May 2001 at ESA/ESRIN  ...  a very large scale through the Galaxy.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1473550402001143 fatcat:llqcci3lk5aijh2nwrwhtz3dd4

John Lennox Monteith. 3 September 1929 -- 20 July 2012

M. H. Unsworth
2014 Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society  
In the 1950s there were no robust net radiometers, and few weather stations made routine solar radiation measurements.  ...  a combined workshop and office.  ...  bibliography The following publications are those referred to directly in the text.  ... 
doi:10.1098/rsbm.2014.0005 fatcat:ocfu2qk24vaolh4lj7btn7edze

Together alone, Yōkobo, a sensible presence robject for the home of newly retired couples

Dominique Deuff, Isabelle Milleville-Pennel, Ioana Ocnarescu, Dora Garcin, Corentin Aznar, Siméon Capy, Shohei Hagane, Pablo Felipe Osorio Marin, Enrique Coronado Zuniga, Liz Rincon Ardila, Gentiane Venture
2022 Designing Interactive Systems Conference  
Through its expressiveness, Yōkobo is  ...  To respond to this insight, we introduce the concept of "sensible presence robject" -Yōkobo to fill this loneliness gap through subtle interactions.  ...  Namely, for this prototype, data is provided by the sensors of a smart home weather station, such as temperature or air quality sensors.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3532106.3533485 fatcat:r2jynozgozcsrgmudujo4dkc4a

Proceedings for the 3rd Shaw-IAU Workshop on Astronomy for Education: What Everybody Should Know about Astronomy Education [article]

Asmita Bhandare, Giuliana Giobbi, Colm Larkin, Rebecca Sanderson, Eduardo Penteado, Niall Deacon, Gwen Sanderson, Anna Sippel
2021 Zenodo  
This is a summary of the 3rd Shaw-IAU workshop on Astronomy for Education held 12 – 15 October, 2021 as a virtual event. The workshop was organised by the IAU Office of Astronomy for Education.  ...  We would be only teaching components of a scientific paradigm; we would not be educating through Astronomy.  ...  NNX AC A. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF or NASA.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5768700 fatcat:m7ltmzzmjbcr3inrdnweemstly

Space Weather Quarterly Volume 9, Issue 1, 2012

2012 Space Weather Quarterly  
Views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect official positions of the American Geophysical Union unless expressly stated.  ...  In the space weather realm, the prototype for a black-swan event would be a recurrence of the Carrington superstorm that occurred in September 1859 [Cliver, 2006] .  ...  In fact, a family member who was considering a trip to Alaska recently asked me for information on observing aurora while in that state.  ... 
doi:10.1029/swqv009i001 fatcat:zlzg6zxwqfhujaepnwy366wn34

Improving scenario methods in infrastructure planning: A case study of long distance travel and mobility in the UK under extreme weather uncertainty and a changing climate

Alberto M Zanni, Murray Goulden, Tim Ryley, Robert Dingwall
2017 Technological forecasting & social change  
This paper develops a mixed method approach to infrastructure planning through a United Kingdom (UK) case study examining the impact of a changing climate on long distance travel and mobility between London  ...  This should be considered by policy makers, and those responsible for transport infrastructure, in order to increase its resilience to extreme weather and demand, and better devise contingencies plans  ...  The authors would like to thank the FUTURENET workshops participants and project partners for some useful discussions, and also acknowledge the market research company Ipsos MORI that conducted the data  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2016.10.002 fatcat:6itc2zu3pvauphjf2qujgh4yda

Abstract Book. Second PannEx Workshop on the climate system of the Pannonian Basin [article]

Andrea Bíróné Kircsi, Mónika Lakatos, Ivan Güttler
forward mainly through extreme weather and climate events.  ...  A PannEx White Book is under preparation that develops the ideas expressed in the first workshop. A first draft of this PWB will be discussed in the second meeting.  ...  cold air pool (PCAP) is a winter-time, anticyclone-related weather event over a relatively large basin.  ... 
doi:10.21404/pannex.2016 fatcat:rsmxikwltrfstp2q6xyxem343a

Developing ICT Services in a Low-Resource Development Context

Anna Bon, Hans Akkermans, Jaap Gordijn
2016 Complex Systems Informatics and Modeling Quarterly  
This framework is based on extensive field research, and shows how a collaborative, adaptive and iterative methodology can address a set of key sociotechnical concerns and issues widely encountered in  ...  High rates of failure, reported in various studies, point at a frequent mismatch between deployed technologies and local needs and contexts.  ...  Acknowledgements The research for this paper is part of the W4RA programme, the Web Alliance for Regreening in Africa 13 .  ... 
doi:10.7250/csimq.2016-9.05 fatcat:5jnjy5sdnfaclghqxins5dl27y

Abstracts of oral and poster presentations given at the 10th International Workshop on Grapevine Trunk Diseases, Reims, France, 4–7 July 2017

2017 Phytopathologia Mediterranea  
The 10th International Workshop on Grapevine Trunk diseases was held in Reims, France, on July 4–7 2017.  ...  A field tour in the champagne vineyard was co-organized by the Comité Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne (CIVC).  ...  In a recent review, Larignon (2016) cited a total of 46 species within this family associated with grapevine dieback symptoms.  ... 
doi:10.14601/phytopathol_mediterr-21865 doaj:5a38ea85c1054f42a5f93db16fe54dde fatcat:tk2gbnews5dklnsz3b3pb3z35e

Privatizing China: Socialism from Afar edited by Li Zhang and Aihwa Ong

2009 American Ethnologist  
He approaches his task through the lens of art criticism and its emphasis on multiple readings and by focusing on artistic acts not "in terms of an integrated event, explainable in and of itself, but insofar  ...  thinking in this world" (p. 4), and that this cultural aesthetic is what helps them survive with dignity and healing in a world of incursions.  ...  Tanya goes to the United States through a work visa opportunity, not as a bride or fiancée, and in Johnson's concluding chapter we learn that the fears expressed by Tanya's family and by Johnson were entirely  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1548-1425.2009.01181_3.x fatcat:zjeoj62z3zcsdfh3xsprdhakpm

Engagement, involvement and empowerment: Three realms of a coproduction framework for climate services

Dragana Bojovic, Asuncion Lera St. Clair, Isadora Christel, Marta Terrado, Philipp Stanzel, Paula Gonzalez, Erika J. Palin
2021 Global Environmental Change  
The coproduction framework comprises three realms: (i) engagement using various communication channels; (ii) involvement through interviews, workshops and webinars; and (iii) empowerment of stakeholders  ...  This incremental participatory process involves stakeholders in increasingly profound ways: from a broad stakeholder group identified through awareness-raising campaigns, on to potential users with whom  ...  (641727) Appendix A.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2021.102271 fatcat:4db2dg73wrb6zd73232efehhd4

Meteorology and Oceanography

1952 Physics today  
Yoshio Asuma, Meteorological Laboratory, Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University, for their encouragement and valuable discussion through this study.  ...  Gird and A. Mostek, 1996: The National weather Service GOES Assessment Project. Preprint Volume 8th Conf. On Satellite Meteor. And Oceanography, 28 Jan -2 Feb, Atlanta, GA, Amer. Meteor.  ...  In meteorology the link between the synoptic scale and the mesoscale is many times a key factor in controlling the intensity of local weather.  ... 
doi:10.1063/1.3067492 fatcat:gpzkh2et5ndj5lcss2jsmgxbiy

Workshop on Ion-Aerosol-Cloud Interactions [article]

Jasper Kirkby
Climatic information is stored in the form of stable isotopes, greenhouse gases and various chemical substances.  ...  The analysis of the Greenland ice cores GRIP and GISP2 are discussed in terms of climate and cosmic ray changes during the past 50'000 years.  ...  Rossow for many stimulating discussions within the last years in order to advance in understanding both cloud datasets.  ... 
doi:10.5170/cern-2001-007 fatcat:chw2azoafvazjilq57ncd53wx4
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