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51. S.K. Worm Teaches Soils, On-line [01-sk-worm-01]
S.K.Worm teaches soils--It?s a dirty job but someone has to do it--S.K.Worm, the official annelid, or worm, of the Natural Resources Conservation Service teaches students about soil. Basic concepts ...

52. The Physical Environment [PHYSICAL_ENVIRONMENT]
The Physical Environment is one of the first, totally online physical geography learning environments. The Physical Environment combines text, images, audio and video programs to deliver the subject ...

53. The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) [WISE]
The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) is a simple yet powerful learning environment where students examine real world evidence and analyze current scientific controversies. The curriculum ...

54. Educational Global Climate Model (EdGCM) [EdGCM]
EdGCM provides a research-grade Global Climate Model (GCM) with a user-friendly interface that can be run on a desktop computer. For the first time, students can explore the subject of climate change ...

55. Satellite Meteorology [Sat_Meteor]
This Satellite Meteorology course was developed for middle and high school science classes. Modules were designed to serve as stand-alone lessons, however, we strongly encourage a sequential approach ...

56. Ames Aerospace Encounter - A Hands-On Program to Teach Pre-Middle School Students About Aeronautics [01-ames_encounter-00]
NASA Ames Research Center hosts fourth, fifth, and six grade classes in an interactive, hands-on program, entitled the Ames Aerospace Encounter. Located in a renovated supersonic wind tunned, the ...

57. The TRMM Composite Climatology (TCC) of Tropical Rainfall [GES_DISC_TRMM_TCC_V6]
The TRMM Composite Climatology (TCC) is a climatology (or map of mean values) of surface precipitation based on 13 years of data from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM). The TCC takes ...

58. Ground Water Basics,USEPA [USEPA_GWB]   PARENT SERF
This 117 page .pdf document contains activities that explain the management of ground water resources using a balanced approach, focusing on interdependencies in the environment. Activities, fact ...

59. The Adventures of Amelia the Pigeon [Amelia_the_Pigeon]
"The Adventures of Amelia the Pigeon" project is a interactive web site with supporting lesson plans and hands-on activities to illustrate science concepts to children in grades K-4. The animated ...

60. Climate Discovery Teacher's Guide [ClimateDiscovery]
Climate Discovery Teacher's Guide This teacher's guide was produced by the National Center for Atmospheric Research as a companion to the Climate Discovery exhibit at our Boulder, Colorado laboratory. ...

61. Web Weather for Kids [WebWeather]
Web Weather for Kids is an Internet site for kids in grades 5-8. It presents hands-on activities and information about dramatic weather events - thunderstorms, lightning, blizzards, hurricanes and ...

62. 27 Ideas for Teaching With Topographic Maps [USGS_TEACH_TOPO_MAPS]
The USGS publishes approximately 57,000 different topographic maps covering the United States. Topographic maps show contour lines (elevation and landforms), hydrography (rivers, lakes, marshes), ...

63. ODP: From Mountains to Monsoons [JOI-MTM]
The JOI/U.S.Science Support Program's interactive, education program, "ODP: From Mountains to Monsoons," is intended to bring scientific results of the Ocean Drilling Program into the classroom. In ...

64. Explore Volcanoes [GSA-Volcanoes]
Explore Volcanoes (Elementary and Secondary grade levels) Elementary Edition: "Teach your elementary students about the wonders of volcanoes. Detailed teaching notes, reproducible elementary level ...

65. The EPA Explorers' Club for Kids: Ask EPA [Ask_EPA]   PARENT SERF
The EPA's Explorers' Club is a site designed for children, ages 5 - 12, seeking information about the state of the global environment. Studens can ask an environmental question in the "Ask EPA" section. ...

66. The EPA Explorers' Club for Kids; A Source of Environmental Information, Activities, and Games [03-epa-00]   CHILD SERFs
The EPA's Explorers' Club is a site designed for children, ages 5 - 12, seeking information about the state of the global environment. The site contains scientific information about water and air ...

67. A Tour of the Cryosphere [SVS_CRYOSPHERE]
The cryosphere consists of those parts of the Earth's surface where water is found in solid form, including areas of snow, sea ice, glaciers, permafrost, ice sheets, and icebergs. In these regions, ...

68. A Short Guide to Seismic Hazards [HAZARD_GUIDE]
There are a number of methods that have been used to estimate seismic hazard. This text gives a quick guide as to how they work, with some comments as to their advantages and disadvantages. It concludes ...

69. Ask The Experts: Scientific American's Virtual Help Desk [04-virtual_help-Sci_Amer-99]
Ask the Experts is an online virtual library where users can ask any question of scientific nature. From Biology and Astronomy to Mathematics and Computers, questions are answered by one or more ...

70. Echo the Bat; An Interactive Educational Resource in Remote Sensing [01-Echo_The_Bat-99]
(Summary adapted from the Echo-the-bat web site) The ADVENTURE OF ECHO THE BAT is an interactive adventure which brings together content relating to Biodiversity, Ecology, Remote Sensing, and the ...

71. Satellite Physical Oceanography Educators Package [2001edupackage]
The Satellite Physical Oceanography package contains several hard copy materials that provide information about physical oceanography and Jet Propulsion Laboratory satellite oceanography missions. ...

72. Igneous Rocks Tour: An Educational Site of Igneous Rocks [Igneous_Rock_Tour-00]
This web site is designed to allow users to learn about igneous rocks using the provided information and images of hand samples and rock outcrops in their natural settings. Detailed information about ...

73. GEON: The Geosciences Network [GEON]
The Geosciences Network (GEON) portal provides access to geoscience data and tools. The portal accommodates national and international research activities. Recognizing this potential, the U.S. Geological ...

74. The GLOBE Program Archive of Environmental Data and Resources for Students and Teachers [GLOBE_Archive-00]   CHILD SERFs
GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program. GLOBE's vision promotes and supports ...

75. PUMAS (Practical Uses of Math and Science) - The On-line Journal of Math and Science Examples For Pre-College Education [01-pumas-00]
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 ...

76. Hurricane Strike! Hurricane Science and Safety for Students [COMET_Hurricane_Strike]
Designed primarily for middle school students and funded by FEMA and the NWS, this module creates a scenario to frame learning activities that focus on hurricane science and safety. Versions are also ...

77. The COMET Program Cold Air Damming Module [UCAR_COMET_MODULE]   PARENT SERF
Cold Air Damming is part of the Mesoscale Meteorology Primer series. This module first presents a Navy forecast scenario prior to the development of a major cold air damming (CAD) event along the ...

78. EarthBeat: A Service of E/The Environmental Magazine [E-Mag-kids]
A monthly environmental newsletter for kids.

79. Sun-Earth Media Viewer [Sun-Earth_Viewer]
Developed jointly by NASA and the University of California at Berkeley, this elegant site allows the general public to look at a number of truly astonishing images of the sun, as rendered from various ...

80. The NOPP Ocean Drifter Data and Education Site [01-drifter-99]
Ocean currents play an extremely important role in the global transfer of water, heat, organisms, nutrients, potential pollutants, and sediments. Satellite and computer technology, combined with ...

81. Cloud Forest Alive [tsc_cloudforest]
The Cloud Forest Alive Web site, associated with the Tropical Science Center and Forum One Communication, provides a host of information on the biologically diverse cloud forests of Central ...

82. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) [01-Museum_Tchg_Planet_Earth-01]   CHILD SERFs
MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) is an innovative concept in outreach recently selected to be a member of the ESIP (Earth Science Information Partnership) Federation, a program of NASA's Office ...

83. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) - Earth Update [02-Earth_Update-01]   PARENT SERF
EARTH UPDATE is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth images and data designed for Museums and Schools and available to the general public as a "museum in a case"! Running from the CD-ROM, ...

84. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH - Space Update [Space_Update-MuTPE]   PARENT SERF
SPACE UPDATE is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth and Space Science images and data designed for Museums and Schools. Running from the CD-ROM, the program displays hundreds of images ...

85. Sci4Kids [Sci4Kids]
Sci4Kids is a series of stories about what scientists do at the ARS. Geared to kids about 8 to 13 years old, it is produced by the ARS Information Staff in Beltsville, Maryland. The stories in Sci4Kids ...

86. Environmental Health Supercourse [PITT_EDU_ENV_SUPERCOURSE]   CHILD SERFs
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. In addition, there ...

87. Explore Climate Change throughout Earth History [GSA-Climate_Change]
Explore Climate Change throughout Earth History Explain to your students what factors can change our climate and have students do activities using data from tree rings, ice cores, fossils and much ...

88. Explore Deep Time [GSA-Deep_Time]
Explore Deep Time "Enhance your teaching with background on the history of our understanding of deep time and explanations of relative age dating and radiometric dating. Full teacher notes, reproducible ...

89. Explore Plate Tectonics [GSA-Plate_Tect]
Plate Tectonics is one the most excellent examples of the scientific process at work. Help your students understand the history and current evidence of the plate tectonics theory with this resource-packed ...

90. Explore Silicate Minerals [GSA-Silicate_Minerals]
Explore Silicate Minerals "Why not enhance your Silicate Minerals class by using this innovative teaching resource. Exemplary teaching notes and student activities are enhanced by color images of ...

91. Explore Tsunami [GSA-Tsunami]
Explore Tsunami Explore Tsunami contains teaching notes, student activities, images, web links and a 3-D cut out model. This is a great way to introduce the science of tsunami to your students in ...

92. The Sumatra Earthquake and Tsunami Lab [Sumatra_Lab]
In this lab you'll study seismograms from 3 different seismic stations recording the magnitude 9.0 Sumatra earthquake of December 26th, 2004. By comparing the arrival times of the P and S waves on ...

93. Introduction to Discrete Return LiDAR [LiDAR-tutorial]
Light detection and Ranging (LiDAR), sometimes referred to as scanning laser altimetry, is a widespread technology that allows the relative height of surfaces to be measured from an aircraft or satellite ...

94. Digital Water Education Library [DWEL]
The Digital Water Education Library (DWEL) is a thematic collection focusing on the science, economics and policy issues of water. As an educational tool it is designed to facilitate learning about ...

95. Water Science for Schools [Water_Science_4_Schools]
The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Water Science for Schools web site offers information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where you can give opinions ...

96. ClimProb: Web Based Climate Analysis for the Continental US [01-ClimProb-99]
ClimProb is a java based climate analysis application which has a variety of tools available to view and examine weather related data sets. Users define a time period from a choice of over 800 stations ...

97. Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) Online [PTME_CD-ROM]
Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) is a CD-ROM set of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data specifically designed for use in the classroom. GIS data have been assembled for ID, MT, ND, SD, and ...

98. National Phenology Network Education Clearinghouse [NPN_EDUCATION_CLEARINGHOUSE]
The Educators’ Clearinghouse houses educational materials (lesson plans, activity guides, syllabuses, project design plans) to provide a convenient and growing collection of resources on phenology ...

99. Hydrologic Cycle and Ground Water Animation [SERC_WATER_CYCLE]
This narrated animation illustrates the Hydrologic cycle. It discusses evaporation, groundwater, runoff, infiltration, percolation, the water table, pollutants and surface water contamination. This ...

100. Virtual Courseware for Earth and Environmental Sciences [Virtual_Geology-00]   CHILD SERFs
Geology Labs On-Line is a comprehensive project to develop Web-based lab activities that enhance the learning and teaching of Geology at the College and High School AP levels. These "Virtual" labs ...

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