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1. Ground Water Primer [SEAHOME_GWPRIMER]
The Ground Water Primer is a downloadable software program that discusses the nature of ground water, principles of ground water protection, and introduction to hydrogeology, information on drinking ...


2. Kids' Science Page, National Agricultural Library [nat_ag_kids-00]
Kids, parents and teachers often contact the National Agricultural Library (NAL) to ask about kids' books on agricultural topics or science fair projects. So, we created this Kids' Science Page containing ...


3. "Winds of Change" Interactive, Educational CD-ROM [2001WOC]
"Winds of Change" CD - is an interactive educational CD-ROM designed as a science curriculum resource for middle school teachers. The CD focuses on the topics of oceans, weather, and the earth's atmosphere. ...


4. Aquarius - Mobile Mission Information [NASA_JPL_APP_Aquarius]
NASA?s Aquarius is a satellite mission of exploration and discovery that will measure salinity ? the concentration of dissolved salt ? at the ocean surface, a key missing variable in satellite observations ...


5. Circle the Earth - Explore Surface Types on a Journey around Earth [MY_NASA_DATA_CE]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use the CERES percent coverage surface data with a world map in locating landmasses and bodies of water at Earth's Equator.


6. Cold, Clouds, and Snowflakes [MY_NASA_DATA_CCS]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use satellite data to explore the relationship between the amount of water vapor and the temperature of clouds, as well as snowflake shapes and cloud temperature.


7. Comparison of Snow Cover on Different Continents [MY_NASA_DATA_CSC]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use the Live Access Server (LAS) to form maps and a numerical text file of snow cover for each continent on a particular date. They will analyze the data for ...


8. Coral Bleaching in the Caribbean [MY_NASA_DATA_CBC]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to have students use authentic satellite data to determine when the sea surface temperature meets the criteria to induce coral bleaching.


9. How Does the Earth's Energy Budget Relate to Polar Ice? [MY_NASA_DATA_ENERGY_BUDGET]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use satellite data to understand how the net flux of the radiation budget relates to the amount of ice present in the Northern Hemisphere.


10. EPA Air Markets Program Data Interactive Map [EPA_Air_Markets_Program_Map]
EPA has created supplementary maps that allow the user to display geo-spatial data on an interactive 3D platform. The maps come in the form of a KMZ file (a compressed KML file) that is downloaded ...


11. Desert Landscaping, Plants for a Water-Scare Environment, A Multimedia CD-ROM [01-Desert_Landscape-CD-00]
(Summary adapted from the Desert Landscaping web site) Desert Landscaping : Plants for a Water-Scarce Environment is a multimedia CD-ROM plant selector covering over 600 low water-use plants. Search ...


12. Enabling Virtual Organizations (EVO) [EVO]
The EVO (Enabling Virtual Organizations) system provides broad support for video conferencing and related services. In addition to standard video conferencing, EVO supports instant messaging, private ...


13. GLOBE's Atmosphere Education Activities [GLOBE_ATMOSPHERE_ACTIVITY]   PARENT DIF
The GLOBE program for atmosphere has created tests and activities so students can learn about the components of the atmosphere. The student learning goals are: (1) To observe ...


14. Weather World 2010 project (WW2010), a hybrid multimedia educational CD-ROM [01-WW2010-00]
The Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) would like to announce the release of the 2nd edition of the Weather World 2010 (WW2010) Educational ...


15. Botany through Web 2.0, the Memex and Social Learning [Bot_2.0]
The NSF-funded Bot 2.0 project is an innovative technological approach to retaining student interest in the biological and botanical sciences and addresses the lack of diversity in the student population ...


16. The EElink GreenCOM Resource Library of Environmental Education Information and Supplies [01-ee_link-00]
EE-Link ~ Environmental Education on the Internet, a resource designed to support students, teachers and professionals that support K-12 environmental education. Browse and search this site for a ...


17. Global Sea Level Rise Map [Geology_GlobalSeaLevelRiseMap]
Global Sea Level Rise Map The map below can be used to show which areas would be under water if sea level rises a specific amount. You can select a value of sea level rise using the drop down box ...


18. Global Wildlife Disease News Map [NBII_WILDLIFEDISEASE]
The Global Wildlife Disease News Map is an online map makes it possible, for the first time, to track disease outbreaks around the world that threaten the health of wildlife, domestic animals, and ...


19. GLOS Boaters' Forecast Tool for the Great Lakes [GLOSBoaterGuide]
The Boaters Forecast Tool provides recreational boaters information on lake and river conditions to help them determine if it is a good boating day. The easy to use, web-based format was customized ...


20. Teacher's Guide: Monitoring Estuarine Water Quality [dataintheclassroom_waterquality]   PARENT DIF
These lessons and accompanying online tools will introduce students to water quality monitoring using real data. First, students need to understand how to access and interpret water quality data, ...


21. Great Lakes Observing System Data Portal [GLOSDATAPORTAL]
The GLOS Data Portal provides access to near-realtime and archived observations and to model forecasts for the Great Lakes. This includes lake conditions, water levels, wave heights, air and water ...


22. Atlas of Antarctic Research [USARC_Antarctic_Atlas]
The Antarctic Atlas is an open-source, OGC-compliant viewer that has been designed to promote greater geographic awareness of the continent and the digital geospatial data that describe ...


23. Fire Research And Management Exchange System (FRAMES) [FRAMES]
The Fire Research And Management Exchange System (FRAMES) is a collection and distribution of wildland fire tools. FRAMES is an ongoing project that will serve the information and tools needs of the ...


24. FEMA for Kids [FEMA-Kids]
This site teaches you how to be prepared for disasters and how you can prevent disaster damage. You can also learn what causes disasters, play games, read stories and become a Disaster Action Kid.


25. The Echinoids - An Educational Web Site about the phylum Echinodermata [Echinoids-01]
(Adapted from The Natural History Museum Echinoid Website) Echinoids are a major group of marine invertebrates with a long fossil record. If you know nothing about the group the obvious place to start ...


26. Ask An ARM Scientist: The ARM Global Warming, Radiation, Weather and Environment Virtual Help Desk [09-virtual_help-Scientist-00]
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program is an important part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) strategy to understand global climate change. The ARM Program has established three ...


27. ERUPT 3 [01-erupt3-01]
ERUPT is a graphical program that simulates various volcanic eruption types, including Strombolian, Plinian, Vulcanian pyroclastic flows and surges, Hawaiian fluid lava flows, fumarolic activity, ...


28. Into the Arctic: Information and Educational Activities for Studying Climate [01-Into_to_Arctic_CD-ROM-01]
Through 3,000 meters of ice, a history of the world's climate was discovered in Greenland. Beginning in 1993 scientists from all over the world participated in a project that brought this environmental ...


29. Student's On-Line Atmospheric Research (SOLAR) [LARC_SOLAR]
Student's On-Line Atmospheric Research (SOLAR) is a NASA sponsored Educational Outreach Program. If you are a K-12 science teacher looking for ways to engage your students in learning activities that ...


30. The CERES S'COOL Project - Classroom Participation in Weather Ground Truth Measurements [01-scool-00]
(Summary adapted from the S'COOL web site.) S'COOL - Students' Cloud Observations On-Line - is a project which involves school children in real science. They provide ground truth (calibration) measurements ...


31. JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School [JetStream]
JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School. This site is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather and weather safety.. The ...


32. NASA Hurricane Resource Page [NASA_HURRICANE]
The NASA hurricane web page is a compilation of data from various satellites and computer models, and it explains why and how NASA investigates hurricanes. It also covers the relationship of NASA's ...


33. Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences [SERC-TQS]
Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences Quantitative skills are an essential tool for both the geoscientist and the citizen. Helping students master skills ranging from ...


34. Worldwide Water Education [PROJECT_WET]
Since 1984, Project WET, an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has dedicated itself to the mission of reaching children, parents, teachers and community members of the world with water ...


35. Columbia Earthscape [Earthscape]
Columbia Earthscape is an integrated, interdisciplinary resource that connects the Earth and environmental sciences with their social, political, and economic dimensions. Although it primarily serves ...


36. Exploring Earth Hazards [USGS_Earth_Hazards]   PARENT DIF
Understanding the mechanisms of natural events, such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides, and floods, is important for the United States and the world at large. Natural disasters ...


37. MetEd (Meteorology Education and Training) [MetEd]   CHILD DIFs
The MetEd (Meteorology Education and Training) Website was established to provide education and training resources to benefit the operational forecaster community, university atmospheric scientists ...


38. Supercourse - Irene [PITT_EDU_SUPERCOURSE_IRENE]   PARENT DIF
The Global Environmental Health Supercourse site captures and classifies most the environmental health PowerPoint lectures on the web. The lectures include 550 from the Supercourse. This lecture discusses ...


39. The Learning Web [Learning_Web]   CHILD DIFs
The Learning Web, a portion of the USGS website, is dedicated to K-12 education and life-long learning. Explore things on, in, around and about the Earth such as land, water, plants and animals, and ...


40. The Encyclopedia of Earth [EOE]
The Encyclopedia of Earth (EoE) is an electronic reference about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society. The Encyclopedia is a free, fully searchable collection of ...


41. CINDI in Space [cindiinspace]
Cindi in Space comic book. This is the story of the android spacegirl Cindi and her two dogs who explain the purpose of the CINDI instrument as part of the C/NOFS mission and the science involved. ...


42. Earth Observation Land Training Course [ESA_LandTrainingCourse2011]
Future Earth observation scientists: learn about using satellite data for science and applications development. An ESA series of advanced thematic training courses in remote sensing applications was ...


43. International e-learning course on Introduction to Remote Sensing Technology [CEOS_E_Learning_Remote_Sensing]
The Mission of the CEOS Working Group on Capacity Building & Data Democracy (WGCapD) is to build upon the CEOS Data Democracy Initiative in an effort to increase the capacity of institutions in less ...


44. The Changing of the Land: A Wisconsin Forest History Unit [uwsp_leaf_change]
The Changing of the Land was developed in 2002 under a Wisconsin Environmental Education Board (WEEB) grant at the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station (CWES). The unit was originally distributed ...


45. The Climate TimeLine Information Tool: "Exploring Weather & Climate Change Through the Powers of 10" [NCDC_CLIMATE_TIMELINE]
"http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/ctl/" Designed as an online tool allowing users to examine climate change and variability at different time scales, the Climate TimeLine has been developed through ...


46. Virtual River: Discharge and Flooding - Geology Labs On-line [Virtual_River-02]   PARENT DIF
(Adapted from the Virtual River webpage) Virtual River consists of two activities (Discharge and Flooding) that help students understand some of the important process of rivers such as discharge ...


47. WI K-12 Urban Forest Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_urban]
This guide also supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Wisconsin?s urban forests are a very important resource. However, many Wisconsin residents don?t recognize the benefits ...


48. WI K-12 Wildland Fire Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_wildland]
This guide supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Ninety percent of all forest-related fires in Wisconsin are started by humans. Education is a key prevention tool to develop ...


49. Science and Technology of Gold [gsa-gold]
Science & Technology of Gold (Elementary Education) "Everything you need to add science and technology to your gold rush history unit. Teacher notes, images, student activities and 3-D Models. Let ...


50. American Museum of Natural History: Science Bulletins [AMNH-Sci-Bulletins]
The American Museum of Natural History presents Science Bulletins, an innovative online and exhibition program that offers the public a window into the excitement of scientific discovery. Science ...


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