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Record Search Query: [Service_Parameters: Service_Topic='EDUCATION/OUTREACH', Service_Term='EXHIBIT MATERIALS']

The Icosahedron Fold up Model of the Earth
Entry ID: 01-icosahedron-99

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Summary
Abstract: (Summary adapted from Icosahedron Globe online information page)

How do you make a flat map into a world globe? The ancient Greeks figured out
that there were just a few solid objects that could be constructed from certain
flat, regular polygons (equilateral triangle, square, or pentagon): tetrahedron
(4 triangles), cube (6 squares), octahedron (8 triangles), dodecahedron (12
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Description: NOAA National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) has more relief
products and information such as posters, slide
sets, and digital global relief data on CD-ROM.

Description: Global Relief Data & Images.
Service Citation
Originators: NOAA National Geophysical Data Center
Title: Surface of the Earth, Icosahedron Globe
Release_Date: 1995-10-31
Provider: NOAA
URL: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/fliers/95ngdc01.html
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >EXHIBIT MATERIALS Parameter Definition

Quality This product is a visual representation of the Earth suitable for
students, educators, mathematician, geologists and scientists of other
disciplines.
Service Provider
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: ROBIN R. WARNKEN
Phone: 303 497-6338
Fax: 303 497-6513
Email: Robin.R.Warnken at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80305-3328
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Cardboard
Distribution_Size: 4.5 inches
Fees: $.50 United States dollars
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 1999-11-18
SERF Last Revision Date: 2006-04-24
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