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The Pennsylvania Geological Survey library houses a large collection of topographic maps, historical and recent aerial photographs, and geologic texts, maps, and journals; Location: Middletown, PA
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Investigating Earth Systems approaches Earth System Science through problem-solving, with community-based models that are hands-on and inquiry-driven. In this module, students will investigate: properties of seawater, how ocean water circulates and how currents are formed, different features of the...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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Maps of New Jersey Geology; Location: Trenton, NJ
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Interactive maps of Alaska; Location: Fairbanks, AK
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In ancient times, sailors found their way by observing stars and other celestial bodies — when they were visible through the clouds, that is. Thus, one of the most important improvements to ocean navigation was the invention of the compass. There is some disagreement about who should get...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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Published in 2013
Mapping the Nation is an interactive map that pulls together demographic, economic, and education indicators—nearly one million data points—to show that the United States is a truly global nation.
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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...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This movie shows the variations in the lunar gravity field as measured by NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) during the primary mapping mission from March to May 2012.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This on-line edition contains the text from the original book in its entirety.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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The LandsatLook Viewer is a prototype tool that was developed to allow rapid online viewing and access to the USGS Landsat image archives.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Published in 2008
Six years after No Child Left Behind's passage, we have collected more data than ever before about the academic performance of our students and schools. See data on how we're doing as a nation -, student achievement in reading and math, high school graduation rates, schools making adequate yearly...
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CareerOneStop occupation profile for a Remote Sensing Scientist and Technologist. View information on this career such as: education, workforce, skills, daily activities, and more.
Grade Level   11 12
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CareerOneStop occupation profile for a Remote Sensing Technician. View information on this career such as: education, workforce, skills, daily activities, and more.
Grade Level   11 12
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Using tsunami time travel maps, predict how long it will take a tsunami to reach the shore.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This site details student-built, fishermen-deployed, satellite-tracked drifters. Learn about different projects and what they're tracking in the world oceans. Student Drifters is as an educational program for formal and informal learning. Educators can address multiple disciplines including Science,...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Learn about the world along the path of your flight, hike, or road trip with GPS tracking. Offline geologic maps and interactive points of interest reveal the locations of fossils and georeferenced Wikipedia articles visible from your airplane window seat, vehicle, or hiking trail vista. Flyover...
Grade Level   8 9 10 11 12
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At this site, we preset rapidly processes estimates of sea surface temperature for various regions. The imagery includes both single pass data and composite data from multiple passes. We have included at this site a Primer on the measurement of sea surface temperature.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Before satellite imagery, scientists navigated by matching up geologic formations with those shown in aerial photographs -, a tough task in Antarctica, where there aren't many visible features.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Reviews the major scientific developments that spurred the formulation of the plate tectonics theory.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Published in 2007
This downloadable poster showcases bathymetric images of Hawaii's volcanoes.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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