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This website is a great place for visual learners. Here, you can control the path of the sun throughout the year. Change hemispheres, time of day, month, and more.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Use this effective interactive to show how the sunlight varies throughout the year for various locations. You can vary observer's latitude, season, perspective, sunbeam spread, and sunlight angle.
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Flash animations and simulations for astronomy education. Topics include seasons, moon phases, coordinate systems, light, and more.
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A demo/investigation which reinforces the distribution of radiant energy vs. latitude to drive home low latitudes (warm), high (cold).
Grade Level   3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The Nebraska Geological Survey, part of the UNL School of Natural Resources Conservation and Survey Division (CSD), conducts basic geologic research relevant to Nebraska and the world. They engage in geologic mapping, studies of soils, sediments, sedimentary rocks, ancient environments and ancient...
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"Weather Camp is a week-long residential camp, i.e. the campers will spend the week on campus and stay overnight in our East Campus dorms. Breakfast, lunch-and dinner as well as Morning and afternoon snacks are provided each day. Our theme is DISCOVER """"""""Weather and Climate Science""""""""....
Grade Level   10 11 12
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This Tidal Bulge Simulator shows how the sun, moon, and Earth's rotation combine to create tides.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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The Conservation and Survey Division (Nebraska Geological Survey), the natural resource survey component of the School of Natural Resources, is a unique, multi-disciplinary research, service and data-collection organization established by state statute in 1921. The Division's mission is to...
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"The NAAP Rotating Sky Lab introduces the horizon coordinate system and the """"""""apparent"""""""" rotation of the sky. The relationship between the horizon and celestial equatorial coordinate systems is explicitly explored."
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This simulator is ideal for authoring labs dealing with earth sun relationships
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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