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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...
Grade Level   11 12
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Human beings have been linked to earth materials since prehistoric times. They used caves for shelter, shaped rocks into stone implements, and later refined metals to make tools. Beyond practical purposes, Earth materials also were used to make pigments for paint. Rock walls became canvases where...
Grade Level   3 4 5 6 7 8
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This website offers middle and high school educators a unique approach to a study of climate change: through the arts. Here, teachers will find a series of clickable illustrations, each relating to a different aspect of climate change. For example, click on Illustration to draw, color, and label...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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USGS's Earth as Art series 4. Lansat images from aroudn the globe.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2018
There are many reasons people look into art for expression. Art is a means to express emotion, document events, and convey information. In this exercise, you will select a scientific graph that addresses an important real-workd issue, create an illustrated graph from that original, and craft an...
Grade Level   4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2016
artist and scientist Jill Pelto combines art with scientific data to raise awareness about climate change. By enlivening data with illustration, she tells a story about the effects of many climate factors, from ice cap melting to decreasing ability for fish to properly navigate. In this exercise,...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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This mineral identification chart was created Art Crossman as a college course project at Mansfield University in 1997. He did an outstanding job, organizing minerals on the chart in a systematic way - according to their properties. His mineral identification chart has been used in mineralogy and...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2018
If you were an alien visiting Earth for the first time, you might remark on the diverse and incredible landscapes and patterns around majestic mountains, green forests, rolling grasslands, and turquoise oceans. You also might recognize geometries of civilization and changing weather patterns. All...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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AGI is sponsoring a visual arts contest to celebrate Earth Science Week. The visual arts contest is open to any interested person in grades K-5. You must be a resident of the United States to enter.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5
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Published in 2018
Looking at Earth from space is inspiring. All of the colors you see in a satellite image tell you a lot about the world around us. What is on the land around you? Pavement? A grassy lawn? A forest? What covers our land matters because we depend on and pasture to produce food, forests for wood...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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As Rock Explorers, students investigate a variety of rocks and sort them ito groups. The activity includes opportunities for literacy, numeracy, and art.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5
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Pupils prepare a scientific report about earthquakes, a topic studied in science or geography. The activity creates a cross-curricular link between the sciences and arts. Pupils can: relate their existing knowledge about earthquakes to historis paintings of the results of earthquakes; look carefully...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The new Netflix science series Brainchild features relatable, family-friendly science topics such as the senses, neurology, marine biology, and gravity, as well as women and minorities in STEM fields. Targeted to preteens and teens, Brainchild explores major scientific topics using interactive...
Grade Level   3 4 5 6 7 8
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Published in 2004
"Welcome to the """"Wikipedia of science songs,"""" covering the expanding universe of educational music since 2004! Whether you're looking for a new YouTube rap video about genomics or a decades-old song about the periodic table, you've come to the right page!"
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2018
Soils are one of our most important natural resources -- just think of where all the food you eat comes from. They also are important for the beauty the many soil colors add to our landscapes. Most of us overlook this natural beauty because we see it every day. Often these colors blend with...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2018
"Google recently unveiled a new feature, """"Waterways from Earth,"""" on Google Earth. The program relies on NASA and NOAA images to show our dynamic planet's waterways from space. This article tells more about the science and stories behind those images."
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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This rockhounding club was founded to promote and encourage all aspects of collecting and studying rocks, minerals, fossils, and the pursuit of all types of lapidary and jewelry art. The club's goals are to educate members through field trips, lectures, classes, and hands-on experience about rocks...
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The program will award up to twenty grants of ¤2,500 each in support of innovative creative leadership team-building programs at the elementary school level. In addition, each program will receive an in-kind grant of Crayola products valued at ¤1,000. Examples of creative leadership...
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"This combination website, email chat, and telephone hotline can help students of all levels create innovative science fair displays. Produced by ArtSkills, the website features project ideas, planning calendars, design tips, presentation advice, and a gallery of effective and inspiring science fair...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The object of this society shall be to unite and associate those persons who are interested in the study and collecting of minerals and gemstones; for the mutual improvement in the art of cutting and polishing gem or semi-gem material; and for increasing the knowledge of its members about the...
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