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Eye in the Sky: Volcanoes
This resource presents a brief overview of volcanoes, including the science, phenomena, and effects of volcanic eruptions. Included are video clips and an animation of the Mount Saint Helens eruption.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Video
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Physical geography
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geophysics
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
Videos require either Real Media Player or Windows Media Player.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2001 National Geographic Society. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-006-292
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: National Geographic Society