“Mapping Our World,” the theme of Earth Science Week 2013, will boost awareness about the many exciting uses of maps and mapping technologies in the geosciences.
- To engage students in discovering the Earth sciences.
- To remind people that Earth science is all around us.
- To encourage Earth stewardship through understanding.
- To motivate geoscientists to share their knowledge and enthusiasm about the Earth.
Picture above: 2010 Earth Science Week Photo Contest Finalist, Christina Forbes’ photo.