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THEMIS GEONS Background Science and User's Guide DLESE Reviewed Collection
This user?s guide contains background science and technology information for the magnetometer program across the country known as the Geomagnetic Event Observatory Network by Students (GEONS). It describes the role that terrestrial magnetism plays in shaping a number of important Earth systems. It also explains the basic operating principles behind magnetometers ? particularly the system used in the GEONS program. The data from these magnetometers are used in the fourth of four THEMIS teacher guides.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Available through link.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd-000-000-000-587
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Sten Odenwald
NASA GSFC