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An EarthCache is a special site that people can visit to learn about a unique geoscience feature or aspect of our Earth. Visitors to EarthCache sites can see how our planet has been shaped by geological processes, how we manage the resources and how scientists gather evidence to learn about the...
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We promote interest and understanding of the geology of El Paso and surrounding areas through field trips, books, guides, and outreach programs.
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The purposes of this Corporation shall be to advance the science of Paleontology, especially in Florida, to disseminate knowledge of this subject and to facilitate cooperations of all persons concerned with the history, stratigraphy, evolution, ecology, anatomy, and taxonomy of Florida's past fauna...
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We are located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. We are a nonprofit family-oriented club. We collect minerals, fossils, rocks, and Indian artifacts. We have members who do lapidary, silversmithing, faceting, cabochons and wirewrapping.
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The Lincoln Orbit Earth Science Society (LOESS) aims to foster interest in, knowledge about, and scientific appreciation of the fields of gemology, mineralogy, geology, anthropology, paleontology, and related branches of the earth sciences. This is tempered with good fellowship and fun.
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CareerOneStop occupation profile for a Park Naturalist. View information on this career such as: education, workforce, skills, daily activities, and more.
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By UNAVCO
Published in 2015
The Geoscience Career Spotlight series highlights the variety of careers available to geoscience majors in addition to academia. This video highlights Matthew Mossbrucker, director and curator of the Morrison Natural History Museum in Morrison, Colorado.
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Becoming a fossil is not easy. This activity takes students through the process of becoming a fossil.
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Published in 2018
Architects and engineers often design and build structures inspired by the earth’s natural formations and shapes. This was also true for the ancient builders that built pyramidal structures and platforms with broad bases and tapered sides, inspired in most cases by the hills and mountains they saw...
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Explore resources for teaching about apportionment and redistricting. Use multiple teaching methods, including hands-on materials and instructional technology. National Geographic's Giant State Maps offer historical context and an overview of current population distribution; a background...
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The UGS GeoData Archive System, part of our Geologic Data Preservation Project, contains Utah geologic, and wetlands-related scanned documents, photographs (except aerial), and other digital materials (resources) from our files and those gathered from other agencies or organizations in one web-based...
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By TED-Ed
Published in 2013
"In this short talk, TED Fellow Sarah Parcak introduces the field of """"space archeology"""" -- using satellite images to search for clues to the lost sites of past civilizations."
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This collection of stories and images was compiles from NASA's Earth Observatory. The IGES team worked with Earth to Sky (a NASA-National Park Service partnership) and NASA's Landsat mission outreach to create this curated collection and identified strategies and supplemental resources for educators...
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In this activity, students will learn how ancient people related to constellations and asterisms, then use their imagination to create a star pattern and accompanying story. The instructor can have students draw their designs on paper or make an inflatable planetarium, in which students will poke...
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In this activity, students study natural features of Mesa Verde and make conclusions about how early inhabitants settled there.
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If you found the most amazing geological site and thought it should be conserved for all to see, for many years to come -- what could you do?This activity is a planning activity focused on conserving a site of geoscientific importance. Students will be able to: explain why a geological site is...
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Situated in Turkey’s Central Anatolia region, Cappadocia is a land of surreal landscapes, rock formations and natural wonders. Tourists come from all over the world to experience the fairy chimneys and unique historical and cultural heritage of this UNESCO World Heritage Listed region that...
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Photostream and albums of the NPS's National Register of Historic Places
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Published in 2013
What did Earth's continents and oceans look like 250 million years ago, or even 1 billion years ago? What do we know about the climate back when our planet formed? EarthViewer is like a time machine for exploring Earth's deep history. Based on the latest scientific research, it lets you scroll...
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A cool gallery of photos that essentially blend pictures just after the earthquake in San Francisco with photos of the same locations today.
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