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The University of Alaska, Fairbanks Geophysical Institute brings you the Aurora Forecast -- a daily forecast of the Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis (northern and southern lights). Click the maps at the bottom for forecasts in different hemispheres.
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USGS's Earth as Art series 4. Lansat images from aroudn the globe.
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Published in 2017
NASA and the Challenger Learning Centers present Christa's Lost Lessons. Christa McAuliffe was chosen to be the first teacher in space. Due to the tragic space shuttle Challenger disaster in 1986, she did not film the science lessons in space as planned. Educators-turned-astronauts, Joe Acaba and...
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As one of the cornerstones of the US Geological Survey's (USGS) National Geospatial Program, The National Map is a collaborative effort among the USGS and other Federal, State, and local partners to improve and deliver topographic information for the Nation. It has many uses ranging from recreation...
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Published in 2016
Earth Science Picture of the Day, courtesy of the Universities Space Research Association
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This video from NOAA's Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory explains the basics of tsunamis and how to protect yourself.
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Published in 2018
So you want to go to Mars? The International Space Station (ISS) is helping us get there. This short 1.18 minute video highlights several ways the ISS is helping NASA extend human presence into deep space.
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Published in 2018
A river of lava engulfed everything in its path after the Kilauea volcano erupted on Hawaii's Big Island.
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"The Beginner's Guide to Rockets (BGR) was created as web-based """"textbooks."""" The creation of this web site is a research project to explore the use of the personal computer and the Internet to present educational materials to students, teachers, and lifelong learners in a more interactive way...
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Published in 2013
Learn about mountains, how tall they can get, and about the tallest muntains in the solar system.
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Several flash animations on physical geology topics. Topics include: rock cycle, mineral properties, weathering, sedimentary rocks, metamorphic rocks, faults and folds, Earth structure, plate tectonics, groundwater, river floods, mass movements, glaciers, shorelines.
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Interactive star map and virtual sky, click and browse the sky. Any date and time can be chosen to see what the sky looked like then. 
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Published in 2015
Where rivers meet the ocean, coastlines tend to bend either inward or outward, creating estuaries and deltas. But how do they get those shapes?
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Find audio and videos on minerals, engineering, career fields, and more.
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This database contains a collection of USGS videos and animations that provides a broad representation of USGS research available through visual media. With one exception, all the products in this database are considered public domain and may be viewed or reproduced free of charge. Contents are...
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Interested in improving data literacy among upper-elementary to high school students? Use the tools and data activities at Tuvalabs. The website's free version provides datasets and suggested activities for students to work with the data. Themes include Dinosaurs, Land Animals, Weather Balloon Data,...
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