Find information on common questions and issues.
Check on the status of your correspondences with members of the QUBES team.
An Introduction to Biodiversity Databases and Specimen Images
04 Dec 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Amanda Fisher
Long Beach State University
In this module, students will be introduced to some biodiversity data resources and how to search for and download herbarium specimen images. They will be asked to think critically about the...
Spectral Seismology Module
19 Nov 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By D. S. Soule1, M. Weirathmuller1, G. Kroeger1, R. D. Gougis
Based on a conceptual presentation of waveforms and filters
Water Quality Module
By C. A. Gibson, D. N. Castendyk
Students utilize real-time nitrate data from the US Geological Survey to statistically evaluate water quality impacts and to identify their causes
Climate Change Module
By Catherine O'Reilly1, D. C. Richardson, R. D. Gougis
Illinois State University
Students explore how climate is changing from the recent record
Lake Mixing Module
By Cayelan Carey, Jen Klug, R. L. Fuller
Students explore spatial and temporal patterns of lake mixing using high-frequency temperature data from lakes around the world.
Soil Respiration Module
By L. E. Nave, N Bader, Jen Klug
Soils hold more carbon (C) than any other component of the terrestrial biosphere!
Stream Discharge Module
By N E Bader, T. Meixner, C. A. Gibson, Catherine O'Reilly1, D. N. Castendyk
Stream discharge is a fundamental measure of water supply in stream systems. Low discharge may cause problems with water supply and fish passage, while high discharge may mean flooding. In this...
By Cayelan Carey, Kaitlin Farrell
Students explore new modeling and computing tools while learning fundamental concepts about how lake phytoplankton blooms occur through cross-scale interactions.
Climate Change Effects on Lake Temperatures
By Cayelan Carey1, S Aditya, K. Subratie, R. Figueiredo, Kaitlin Farrell1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ
Students explore new modeling and computing tools while learning fundamental concepts about how climate change will affect lakes
Population Demography in Swirl
06 Nov 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Emily Weigel
Georgia Institute of Technology
The students will learn to generate, test, and graphically represent basic hypotheses on data distributions using large datasets.
Get Started With GIS in Open Source Python Workshop
15 Oct 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Leah Wasser1, Jenny Palomino1, Joe McGlinchy1
Earth Lab - University of Colorado, Boulder
There are a suite of powerful open source python libraries that can be used to work with spatial data. Learn how to use geopandas, rasterio and matplotlib to plot and manipulate spatial data in...
Introduction to Version Control and Git Workshop
By Leah Wasser, Max Joseph
Learn how to use version control with Git to work collaboratively and back up your work.
Writing Clean Code in R Workshop
By Max Joseph1, Leah Wasser
When working with data, you often spend the most amount of time cleaning your data. Learn how to write more efficient code using the tidyverse in R.
26 Sep 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
Yeast Cell Growth
09 Sep 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Claudia Neuhauser
University of Houston
Numbers Count resource using Excel for data analysis
Ferns are Everywhere
Using spatial fern population data in hypothesis testing
REMNet Tutorial, R Part 3: Creating Alpha Diversity Plots in R 5.2.19
28 Aug 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jessica Joyner
CUNY Brooklyn College
Video on creating alpha diversity plots in R from the Research Experiences in Microbiomes Network
Using Synthetic Biology to Teach Data Science
30 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Margaret S Saha1, Beteel Abu-Ageel1, Sanjana Challa1, Xiangyi Fang1, Chai Hibbert1, Anna Isler1, Elias Nafziger1, Adam Oliver1, Hanqiu Peng1, Julia Urban1, Vivian Zhu1
College of William and Mary
Poster and supplemental materials on using synthetic biology to introduce students to meaningful data mining, analysis, and application to engineering novel biological constructs.
Aquatic Nutrient Levels and Climate Change
16 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Elli Bosch1, Kaycee Faunce1, Amanda Thompson
Virginia Commonwealth University
This learning module was designed to introduce students to the aquatic nutrients nitrogen and phosphorus, their roles in ecosystem function and nutrient pollution, and what impacts climate change...
Striped Bass: A Regulatory Success Story
12 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By J. Alexander McCrickard1, Angela Hanretty1, Amanda Thompson1
This module examines the Maryland striped bass moratorium (1985-1989) as a fisheries management success story. Maryland DNR striped bass young of the year data is utilized for least squares linear...