Data Data Analysis and Interpretation :

by Anne Egger, Ph.D., Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.

Further Exploration

Reviewing test resultsUnderstanding Science on relating data to scientific ideas.

Asteroids and dinosaurs, a case studyA case study on research linking an asteroid impact to dinosaur extinction that discusses the practice of science. From Understanding Science.

The structure of DNA: Cooperation and competitionAnother case study on relating multiple lines of evidence in the story of the discovery of DNA. From Understanding Science.

IPCC Fourth Assessment Report: The Physical Science BasisIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - The analysis and interpretation of a variety of climate-related data.

Evidence: How do we know what we know?Exploratorium - A case study on human origins.


Matthew Fontaine Maury

Matthew Fontaine Maury

News & Events

Reanalysis of decades-old data reveals signs of life on MarsScientific American


Explanations and Sailing DirectionsMaury, Matthew F. 1858

Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC)

Exploring Genes and Genetic DisordersA searchable database at the Human Genome Project

Google ScholarGoogle - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

The goal is to transform data into information, and information into insight.

-Carly Fiorina

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