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Published in 2016
Take a virtual field trip with AGU's Blogosphere atop Table Mountain. See pictures and panoramic views.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Virtual Field Trips
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From rivers that carve out canyons to tectonic plates that build mountains, our rocky planet Earth is always changing. In space, planets—with their own volcanoes and thunderstorms—whirl around the Sun. Earth and space scientists are dedicated to studying our solar system, from the moon...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5
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Members of the Geomagnetism, Paleomagnetism and Electromagnetism Section study the magnetic field, from Earth’s core to other planets and to outer space, to gain an understanding of Earth’s structure, dynamics, and history and its relationship to other planets. Geomagnetists measure the...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 2017
This short article details 5 different volcanoes and how they've changed over the past 30 years. Using Google Earth Timelapse technology, students can see changes in Montserrat, Santiaguito, Kilauea, Mt. St. Helens, and Mount Pinatubo from 1984 to 2016. Each interactive map features zoom features,...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Maps and Visualizations Teaching Media
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Published in 2018
This activity has students taking core samples and investigating what they see in the cores during different times of the year.
Grade Level   5 6 7 8
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Third Pod from the Sun is the American Geophysical Union's podcast about the scientists and methods behind the science. These are stories that you won't read in a manuscript or hear in a lecture.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
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Through the AGU Education portal, find resources for students, teachers, volunteers, grants, jobseekers, media, and policy-makers.
Organizations Science Education Organizations
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An earthquake occurs when massive rock layers slide past each other. This motion makes enormous vibrations, which travel from the site of the earthquake in waves. The waves (seismic waves) travel all the way through the Earth. Seismologists can record these waves when they reach Earth's surface...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10
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The purpose of the American Geophysical Union is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity.
Member Societies Organizations
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Career center with videos, webinars, information
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