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This collection provides a wide array of visual resources and supporting material about the December 26, 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. Visualizations include simple animations, satellite photographs, Quicktime animations and tsunami models. The collection also contains visualizations related to other historical tsunamis and additional resources (beyond visualizations) about tsunamis. Resources can be ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Module / Unit, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Visualization - scientific, Clearinghouse
Subject: Geophysics, Natural hazards, Physical oceanography
 
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This site features an interactive map of recent earthquakes in California and Nevada, a searchable earthquake data archive, a clickable fault map of southern California, and an interactive map of historic quakes. There is also a glossary and animated block diagrams of fault movements. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Illustration - scientific, Map, Glossary, Non-profit portal, In-situ dataset
Subject: Geology, Geophysics, Structural geology, Natural hazards
 
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This is the homepage of the Center for Nonlinear Dynamics at the University of Texas. The research efforts of this organization concentrate on complex dynamics, chaos, and pattern formation in a variety of natural and synthesized environments. Some examples of problems currently being examined include instabilities at fluid interfaces, spatial patterns and shock waves in granular flows, quantum chaos ... Full description.
Grade level: College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Abstract / Summary, Report
Subject: Biology, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Mathematics, Physics
 
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"Learning Geoscience" is an on-line journal of EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers). The site includes seventy-nine learning modules on geophysics, geology and petroleum. Many of these on-line learning modules include animations; some include audio; most include short quizzes. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Module / Unit, Tutorial, Visualization - scientific, Educational portal
Subject: Geology, Geophysics, Mineralogy or petrology, Paleontology, Structural geology
 
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The Center for Global Change Science (CGCS) at MIT was established to address long-standing scientific problems regarding changes in the global environment. The initial objectives of this research are focused on five fundamental processes in the global climate machine: 1) convection, atmospheric water vapor and cloud formation, 2) oceans and ocean-atmosphere coupling, 3) land surface hydrology, 4) ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Abstract / Summary, Report
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Ecology, Environmental science, Geophysics, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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This site is an e-paper that describes a structured approach to inquiry-based learning using the World Wide Web as a primary information resource. Specifically, the paper addresses an 8-step process that begins with an essential question and ends with a product produced by students, typically completed in a cooperative setting. The paper also discusses the skills required by both student and teacher ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Informal
Resource type: Report, Non-profit portal
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Educational theory and practice, Environmental science, Forestry, Human geography, Physical geography, Geology, Geophysics, Paleontology
 
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Teaching Geoscience with Visualizations brings together the expertise of visualization designers, educators, and cognitive scientists to provide useful information on how to employ quality visualizations of geoscience topics in the classroom. The website offers pedagogical information on what constitutes a "good" educational visualization, tips and tools educators can use to create their own visualizations, ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Classroom activity, Illustration - artistic, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Video, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Educational theory and practice, Environmental science, Geologic time, Geology, Geophysics, Natural hazards, Physical oceanography, Soil science, Space science, Technology
 
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