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Exploring Earth
Using imagery and visualizations, this site offers investigations of almost every Earth science topic imaginable. It is structured to follow the unit and chapter headings of an Earth science textbook, offering interactive explorations to complement the topics. The scope is extensive, covering dynamic Earth processes, atmospheric science and ocean science.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Video
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Atmospheric science
  • Environmental science
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geologic time
    • Geology
  • Hydrology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Physical oceanography
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
Selected resources require QuickTime or Shockwave software.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright Houghton Mifflin Company. All Rights Reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-004-125
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: McDougal Littell, A Houghton Mifflin Company

Author: TERC, Center for Earth and Space Science Education