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Shuttle Views the Earth: Clouds from Space DLESE Reviewed Collection
This set of slides shows imagery of clouds as seen from above, in space, by various satellites and space shuttle missions. Each slide is accompanied by a brief caption describing the feature being shown and the satellite or shuttle mission from which the photo was taken. The slides are available as downloadable high-resolution TIF files, or they can be purchased from Lunar and Planetary Institiute's online store.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Intermediate (3-5)
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
    • Photograph
Subject:
  • Atmospheric science
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2006, Lunar and Planetary Institute.
DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-443
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Institute
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