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From the front door to the solar system, science can be found everywhere. Explore some of the many ways science connects the world around us. Help increase our understanding of the environment through citizen science. Use the accompanying Surrounded by Science Educator Toolkit to find more free...
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HippoCampus.org is a free, core academic website that delivers rich multimedia content -- videos, animations, and simulations -- on general education subjects to middle school and high school teachers and college professors and their students.
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One Strange Rock is a thrilling journey exploring the fragility and wonder of our planet, one of the most peculiar, unique places in the universe. It's the extraordinary story of why life as we know it exists on Earth, brought into perspective by th eonly people to have left it behind: astronauts....
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Filmmakers are making many different types of films and Museum of the Moving Image Publishes Sloan Science & Film to enhance public understanding of science through film. This is a guide to 46 short narrative (fiction) films - all supported by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation's nationwide film program...
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The award-wining astroomy app, with more features than dozens of other apps combines. From an augmented reality view of the night sky, to a virtual visit to the surface of Mars, Pocket Universe is the ultimate in astronomy apps. Moon phases, Orrery, ISS sightings, Jupiter's moons, Quiz games,...
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Earth-Now is a hub for recent climate data gathered from Earth satellites. The data sets are visual color scales that cover a 3-D model of Earth, and students can rotate the model and zoom in or out. A color-coded legend shows the relative weakness or strengths of the data sets, which include...
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GeoMapApp is an earth science exploration and visualization application that is continually being expanded as part of the Marine Geoscience Data System (MGDS) at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University. The application provides direct access to the Global Multi-Resolution...
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NASA is the hub of all astronomy science knowledge. This is a visual collection of all their space research -- from the moon landings to the outer edges of the Kuiper Belt. This is the NASA Visualization Explorer -- the coolest way to get stories about NASA's exploration of the Earth, sun, moon,...
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To contribute to NASA's studies of our home planet, all you need is a smartphone, access to the outdoors, and the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Observer app. Using the app -- which is available for both iOS and Android platforms -- students of all ages can...
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Planet Earth 3D allows students to explore the Earth. The app features a 3D model of the Earth that students can rotate and explore. It also includes information about the structure and rotation of the Earth and a discussion of the moon and stars as well.
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MasteryConnect Teacher App allows teachers to launch and deliver assessments with an iPad or iPhoe. teachers can instantly view student results, sort by mastery levels, and edit their scores.
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Published in 2016
In this illustrated introduction we discuss a variety of musical piece (both classical and popular) that were inspired by astronomical ideas, history, or discoveries. The pieces cited range from operas about Einstein, Kepler, Galileo, and others, through the on-line Supernova Sonata and to a number...
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Published in 2015
Natural Teachers Network showcases innovative outdoor learning programs. Children & Nature Network is leading a movement to connect all children, their families and communities to nature through innovative ideas, evidence-based resources and tools, broad-based collaboration and support of grassroots...
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Published in 2007
This article describes the  salinity in the Great Salt Lake, Utah. This USGS publication gives information about the lake's history, ecology, and other geosciences (hydrology, geology, geography).
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Learn how increased impervious cover associated with urbanization alters the natural cycling of water.
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Published in 2013
This 16-page booklet illustrates multiple NASA sources that llow educators to incorporate real Eart hscience data and images in their teaching and programs. Sample resources as well as firsthand accounts of how these are being used in the classroom or informal education setting are included.
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This booklet elevates awareness of the important role satellite remote sensing plays in global conservation.
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This website is a great resource for students when learning about plate tectonics. It contains different readings and activities throughout to help students grasp the concept of plate tectonics.
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These handy NGSS bookmarks feature a quick guide to Science and Engineering Practices, Disciplinary Core Ideas, Crosscutting Concepts, and some key definitions.
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This NASA/NOAA cloud chart is in Spanish. View cloud formations and descriptions.
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