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COVID-19 Social Science Research: Environmental Impact

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COVID-19 Earth Observation Dashboard Tutorial

COVID-19 led to changes in human activities around the globe. Some bodies of water have run clearer, emissions of pollutants have temporarily declined, and transportation and shipment of goods have decreased. We can see some of these changes from space. NASA, ESA (the European Space Agency) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) are making satellite data available on the new COVID-19 Earth Observation Dashboard. Learn what data are available and how to navigate the dashboard in this tutorial video.

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Video credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/Scientific Visualization Studio Katy Mersmann (USRA):

Lead Producer Steve Cole (NASA): Producer

COVID-19 and the Environment

These resources are available to the public and do not require Yale NetID. Please note the date of each article, as these were published between March 2020 and August 2021, so while they capture what was known at the time of publication and provide a picture of a development situation, some of them may be out of date.

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Yale Licensed Databases Publishing Research on COVID-19

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