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101. 3D Numerical Simulation of the Geodynamo and the Earth's Magnetic Field [PSC_GEODYNAMO]
The images and animations show views of a snapshot from a 3D time dependent computer simulation of convection and magnetic field generation in the Earth's liquid core that spans over 80,000 years. ...

102. Catalytic Decomposition of Ozone in a Fluidized Bed [PSC_MFIX]
The following graphics and animations were produced by Greg Foss (PSC) using EnSight 6.2.2. 1. Bubble transport in a fluidized bed, shown by a sliced volume of void fraction. 2. Ozone concentration ...

103. Earthquakes: The Quake Project [PSC_EARTHQUAKE]
Scientists used the PSC's T3E and now up to 3000 processors on our terascale system, Lemieux, for problem sizes up to 100 million elements, to investigate how soil composition affects ground motion ...

104. Large-Eddy Simulation of a Tornado's Interaction with the Surface [PSC_TORNADO]
The simulations show a high resolution, fully 3-D, unsteady simulations of the interaction of a tornado vortex with the surface are being performed in an attempt to answer questions about the character ...

105. May Thunderstorm Simulations [PSC_THUNDERSTORM]
Throughout May 1995, CAPS produced a daily weather forecast for selected areas of Oklahoma using their Advanced Regional Prediction System (ARPS) and doppler radar data. These six hour storm simulations ...

106. Understanding Hurricanes with Google Earth [SSEC_GOOGLE_EARTH]
Satellite images provide a dramatic view of our Earth and its atmosphere. For timely views of winter weather in Wisconsin or wild fires in California, Google Earth users can now access the most recent ...

107. Satellite Observations in Science Education [SOSE]
SOSE is an Internet-based education environment that allows creation of interactive learning activities teaching remote sensing principles and exploratory data analysis. A toolkit of Reusable Content ...

108. The Geoscience Interactive Data tool [01-GEOID-Web_Tools-01]
The Geoscience Interactive Data tool (GEOID) has been developed for advance students and research personnel, but it may be used by all interested. The tool allows access to all data sets currently ...

109. The Quick Earth Study Tool [01-QUEST-Web_Tools-01]
(Adapted from the QUEST home page.) The Quick Earth Study Tool (QUEST) is an interface to a variety of data sets that will allow you to explore the solid Earth. This tool reflects our idea that ...

110. Forest Encyclopedia Network [USDA_FS_forestencyclopedia]
The Forest Encyclopedia Network provides natural resource professionals and the public the scientific knowledge and tools they need to achieve their objectives. The Network is designed to connect ...

111. TERC Educational Resource [TERC-ED]
Founded in 1965, TERC is a not-for-profit education research and development organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Our mission is to improve mathematics, science and technology teaching ...

112. USArray - A Continental-Scale Seismic Observatory [USArray]
Hundreds of earthquakes occur throughout the world every day. Most of these earthquakes are too small to be felt by people, but can be detected by seismometers. By analyzing the seismograms of these ...

113. Paleogeography of the Southwestern United States [Paleogeography_SW_US_SERF]
The images presented here show the paleogeography of the SW US from 1.8 billion years ago to 10 million years ago. When played in order, the paleogeographic evolution of the region unfolds. Emphasis ...

114. Regional Paleogeographic Views of Earth History [Reg_Paleo_Earth_Views]
[From Global Earth History home page by Ron Blakey, "http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/globaltext.html"] This presentation uses a series of paleogeographic and plate-tectonic reconstructions to show the ...

115. Soil Science Society of America Internet Glossary of Soil Science Terms [SSSA_GLOSSARY]
This March, 2001 edition of the Glossary of Soil Science Terms replaces the February, 1997 edition and includes a few minor revisions, two deletions, and 10 additions that are noted in the definitions. ...

116. the Global Earthquake Explorer (GEE) [IRIS_GEE]
The Global Earthquake Explorer (GEE) is an education and outreach tool for seismology that aims to make it easy for non-seismologists to retrieve, display and analyze seismic data. It makes use of ...

117. Understanding Earthquake Hazards in the San Francisco Bay Region [USGS_Fact_Sheet_152-99]
On the basis of research conducted since the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and other scientists conclude that there is a 70% probability of at least one magnitude 6.7 ...

118. Earth Exploration Toolbook [TERC-EET]   CHILD SERFs
The Earth Exploration Toolbook (EET) provides step-by-step instructions for using Earth science data sets and scientific tools in educational settings. Clear instructions guide users through the steps ...

119. RAMAS Ecosystem - Community Level Risk Assessment [RAMAS_ecosystem]
RAMAS Ecotoxicology and RAMAS Ecosystem carry out ecological risk assessments for systems of two kinds: structured single populations food chains. Food chain/web models (RAMAS Ecosystem) Build chain ...

120. Visual Geophysical Exploration Environment [VGEE]
The Visual Geophysical Exploration Environment (VGEE) combines new pedagogical models with advances in technology and the geosciences to create an inquiry-based geoscience learning environment for ...

121. Lifemapper : Modeling of Species Distribution Niche [uklmGARP]
Lifemapper (LM) produces a comprehensive archive of species' geographical distribution maps. It intends to re-architect the LM species data archive and update it with models derived from museum data. ...

122. Web-based Interactive Landform Simulation Model [WILSIM]
WILSIM is a java applet designed as an educational tool to help students understand how landform evolves under different scenarios (by selecting slope, erodibility, climate, tectonic, etc.) The project ...

123. Acid Rain Lesson Plan and Information [NPS_Acid_Rain-00]
(Summary adapted from the NPS Acid Rain Lesson Plan web site) The National Park Service Air Resources Division in an effort to increase the public's awareness of air quality issues has ...

124. Spatial Information Tutorial Environment (SITE) [SITE]
Spatial Information Tutorial Environment (SITE)is an educational resource developed as one of the Project ASSIST support materials for teaching GIS in Higher Education. The intention of SITE is to ...

125. Water on the Web Internet Map Server Sites [Waterontheweb]
The Water on the Web Internet Map Server site helps college and high school students understand and solve real-world environmental problems using advanced technology. The website contains two sets ...

126. The PALEOMAP Software: PLATE TRACKER [PLATE_TRACKER]
(Summary adapted from PALEOMAP Software web page) PLATE TRACKER (Windows 9x/NT) version 2.0. This program produces accurate plate tectonic reconstructions for any time interval, in several map projections ...

127. The PALEOMAP Software: POINT TRACKER [POINT_TRACKER]
(Summary adapted from PALEOMAP Software web page) POINT TRACKER (Windows 9x/NT) version 2.0d . This program creates files of user-defined "point" data that can be plotted on the reconstructions ...

128. Botanicus Digital Library [MBG_BDL]   PARENT SERF
The Missouri Botanical Garden seeks to improve access to scientific literature. The library have created Botanicus, a freely accessible, Web-based encyclopedia of digitized 18th and 19th century botanical ...

129. The PALEOMAP Project: Paleogeographic Atlas, Plate Tectonic Software, and Paleoclimate Reconstructions [PALEOMAP-Serf]
The PALEOMAP project produces paleogreographic maps illustrating the Earth's plate tectonic, paleogeographic, climatic, oceanographic and biogeographic development from the Precambrian to the Modern ...

130. Exploring the Environment - Problem-Based Learning for Real World Dilemmas [ete-00]
(Summary adapted from the Exploring the Environment web site and related literature) The Exploring the Environment (ETE) online series, which features an integrated approach to environmental earth ...

131. Teachers' Domain [Teacher-domain]
Teachers' Domain is an online educational service with two related components collections and courses that help teachers enhance their students' learning experiences and advance their own teaching ...

132. Looking into Earth with GIS [EET-EARTH_GIS]   PARENT SERF
Users work with data from a seismic wave model in a freely available GIS (geographic information system) program, ArcVoyager SE. Using a GIS, they examine maps and produce graphs to explore variations ...

133. Water Sourcebooks, USEPA [USEPA_WSB]   CHILD SERFs
The Water Sourcebooks The Water Sourcebooks contain 324 activities for grades K-12 divided into four sections: K-2, 3-5, 5-8, and 9-12. Each section is divided into five chapters: Introduction to ...

134. Discovering Plate Boundaries [RICE-DPB]
"Discovering Plate Boundaries" is a data rich exercise to help students discover the processes that occur at plate tectonic boundaries. It has been used DPB with students from 5th grade to Earth Science ...

135. Schoolyard Geology [USGS-Schoolyard]
The main purpose of this web site is to introduce teachers to the geologic features on their own schoolyard. We hope to open their eyes to the possibilities for teaching geology to students in a familiar, ...

136. The National Wildland/Urban Interface Fire Program's "FireWise" [USDA_FIREWISE]
More Information: "http://www.firewise.org/" The Firewise Home Page was created for people who live or vacation in fire prone areas of North America. The information contained here will help you ...

137. CELESTIA: The Space Simulation Software [CELESTIA]
Celestia is a free real-time space simulation that lets you visually experience our universe in three dimensions. Celestia was the initial inspiration and creation of Mr. Chris Laurel, a Seattle, ...

138. Space Weather Center [Space_Weathe_Cntr]
Space Weather Center: This is Space Science Institute (SSI) newest exhibit. It is being developed for the National Space Weather Program. This 200 square foot traveling exhibit will captivate visitors. ...

139. The Universe [RITI-Universe]
The Universe is a video tour of over 200 amazing astronomical objects, featuring images from Hubble, SOHO, TRACE and NASA's other orbiting space telescopes. The Universe sweeps you past distant galaxies ...

140. Windows to the Universe [Windows2Universe]
Windows to the Universe is a user-friendly learning system covering the Earth and Space sciences for use by the general public. Windows to the Universe has been in development since 1995. Our goal ...

141. Virtual Storm [Virtual_Storm]
Virtual Storm A virtual reality educational application to teach about severe storms and tornados The Virtual Storm is a VR application that was designed to give users a hands on experience with ...

142. WATERSHEDSS - Educational Component [WATERSHEDSS-ED]   PARENT SERF
To adequately control nonpoint source pollution of a water resource, water quality managers must focus on minimizing the impacts of individual nonpoint source pollutants. The strategic choice and ...

143. VolcanoExplorer [VolcanoExplorer]
VolcanoExplorer gives a global perspective of where the plate boundaries are as well as active volcanoes. Users can also learn the different types of volcanoes and inside of a volcano. To gain a ...

144. Teacher Resources for National Park Geology, National Park Service [NPS-Geol-Ed]
Teacher Resources for National Park Geology, National Park Service, this site provides a variety of teacher resources for national park instruction including access to images databases (at least three ...

145. Density from Distance [PISCES_DensityfromDistance]
DfD is a Windows program offering a range of analytical techniques commonly used by ecologists to estimate animal and plant density from measurements of the distance between objects or from a selected ...

146. NOAA Ocean Explorer [OceanExplorer]
NOAA Ocean Explorer is an educational Internet offering for all who wish to learn about, discover, and virtually explore the ocean realm. It provides public access to current information on a series ...

147. Understanding Evolution [UC-BK_Evolution]
Understanding Evolution is a website developed for teachers to provide them with resources to learn more about evolution and to teach it effectively in their classrooms. "http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evosite/submission_criteria.shtml" ...

148. Global Climate Change Student Guide [Global_Clim_Chg-SG]
TheGlobal Climate Change Student Information Guide website reproduces aric's Global Climate Change Student Guide, written by Joe Buchdahl, a comprehensive work for geology, geography and environmental ...

149. OceanLink, An Educational Web Site of Oceanic Information, News, and Links [OceanLink-00]
OceanLink is an online resource containing facts, news and a question/answer forum. There are also many links links divided into the following categories: marine, kids, teachers, and careers. Students ...

150. Marine Virtual Explorer [MARVE]
MARVE (The Marine Virtual Explorer) is a simulation of a research dive in the Alvin submersible to a hydrothermal vent field on the East Pacific Rise. The East Pacific Rise is part of the global mid-ocean ...

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