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The EPA has developed tools to help individuals reduce household greenhouse gas emissions. These tools are designed for individuals who want to take action and for businesses and organizations interested in reaching their employees and members about what they can do at home to help protect our climate. This is an online calculator tool that individuals can use to obtain an estimate of their household's ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Atmospheric science, Ecology, Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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This archive of climatic data houses both national and global datasets as part of the National Climatic Data Center's (NCDC) mission to describe the climate of the United States and to maintain records regarding trends and anomalies of weather and climate. Users may search the archive by data type, national or global coverage, and time period; or by resource type, such as satellite, radar, models, ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Government portal, In-situ dataset, Remotely sensed dataset, Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Physical oceanography
 
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This web page is a tide and current predictor provided by Dean Pentcheff from the University of South Carolina. The site allows you to select a region, choose the location, and then prepare a customized table of tidal height and/or current speed and direction. Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: In-situ dataset, Modeled dataset, Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Hydrology, Physical oceanography
 
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This lesson uses NASA satellite data to contrast amounts of cloud coverage over different climate regions in Africa. An an outcome of the lesson, the student will be able to explain how Earth's major air circulations affect global weather patterns and relate local weather patterns to climate as well as identify different climate regions. Students will also describe conditions for cloud formation along ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Lesson plan, Illustration - scientific, Glossary, Government portal, Remotely sensed dataset, Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Environmental science
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards, Other: Read
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In this unit, students learn about the scientific factors contributing to the global warming debate. Students act as advisors to the heads of state of several nations and explore the issues as they respond to the various questions and concerns of these leaders. Activities include a combination of physical labs and investigations using World Watcher software, a geographic data visualization tool developed ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Module / Unit, Project, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material, Calculation / Conversion tool, Software
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Environmental science, Physical geography, Geology, Physics
 
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The Central Limit Theorem applet demonstrates the central limit theorem using simulated dice-rolling experiments. An "experiment" consists of rolling a certain number of dice (1-5 dice are available in this applet) and adding the number of spots showing. This experiment is "performed" repeatedly, keeping track of the number of times each outcome is observed. These outcomes are plotted in the form ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Mathematics
 
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This Javascript calculator was designed to calculate lifting condensation level (LCL) conditions using only three atmospheric input parameters that are commonly measured and reported during most local televised weather forecasts: surface temperature, surface dewpoint, and surface pressure. Output is pressure and parcel temperature at LCL. Though this calculator was designed to calculate the lifting ... Full description.
Grade level: College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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The program run from this form computes the values of the Earth's magnetic field parameters for a given location and date or date range. Input required is the date and location (in latitude and longitude) of interest. Links to the U.S. Census Bureau's U.S. Gazeteer and the Getty Thesaurus assists in determing the latitude and longitude for locations of interest. The magnetic parameters (D, I, H, X, ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Geophysics
 
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This National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) web site allows users to determine the total column ozone amount over a particular location for most dates between November, 1978 and December, 1994 and from August, 1996 to today. Users simply enter the ozone measuring date or instrument - Meteor 3, Nimbus 7, ADEOS, Earth Probe - and the latitude and longitude of the location of concern, and ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Environmental science
 
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This guide attempts to list all of the world's countries with a description of the local time in a region. Areas are grouped in a hierarchy by continent (region), country, and location. With each selection, information is given on geographical location; current local time, the current observed time, and the dates during which Daylight Savings Time is observed. Geographical locations are listed in ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Calculation / Conversion tool
Subject: Human geography
 
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