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Record Search Query: [Source_Name: Short_Name='LANDSAT-7']

Finding Impact Craters with Landsat
Entry ID: Impact_Craters

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Summary
Abstract: Finding Impact Craters with Landsat

Students consider the sudden release of a tremendous amount of kinetic energy
when an extraterrestrial object strikes the Earth. They write about the effects
that such a collision might have on the land, atmosphere, water, and living
things. Students then read descriptions of the actual effects of impact events
and the evidence these leave behind. In small ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Landsat 7 homepage.
Service Citation
Title: Finding Impact Craters with Landsat
Provider: Landsat, GSFC, NASA
URL: http://craters.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.htm
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >BACKGROUND INFORMATION Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >LESSON PLANS Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT Parameter Definition

ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Platform
LANDSAT-7 Ancillary Description
Quality Grade Level: 5-8
Service Provider
NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/LANDSAT > Landsat, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://landsat.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: DARREL L. WILLIAMS
Email: Darrel.L.Williams at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 614.0
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Electronic/download
Distribution_Format: Word, PDF, Text
Fees: none
Personnel
JEANNIE ALLEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: allen at ventus.gsfc.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA/GSFC
Code 614.4
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2006-02-08
SERF Last Revision Date: 2009-04-07
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