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PUMAS (Practical Uses of Math and Science) - The On-line Journal of Math and Science Examples For Pre-College Education
Entry ID: 01-pumas-00
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Summary
Abstract: PUMAS -- is a collection of brief examples showing how math and science topics taught in K-12 classes can be used in interesting settings, including every day life. The examples are written primarily by scientists, engineers, and other content experts having practical experience with the material. They are aimed mainly at classroom teachers, and are available to all interested parties via the PUMAS web site. Our goal is to capture, for the benefit of pre-college education, the flavor of the vast experience that working scientists have with interesting and practical uses of math and science.

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Service Citation
Originators: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA
Title: PUMAS (Practical Uses of Math and Science)
Provider: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA
URL: https://pumas.gsfc.nasa.gov/
ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
INLAND WATERS
OCEANS
Quality
Each example is peer-reviewed by at least one scientist with a relevant
background, and at least one teacher at an appropriate grade level.
Service Provider
Practical Uses of Math And Science, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA

Service Provider Personnel
Name: RALPH KAHN
Email: ralph.kahn at jpl.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
MS 169-237
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4800 Oak Grove Drive
United States
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Electronic
Distribution_Format: HTML
Personnel
RALPH KAHN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: ralph.kahn at jpl.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
MS 169-237
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4800 Oak Grove Drive
United States
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109
Country: USA

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
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2000-03-06
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-08-19
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