▶ Earthquake Visualization -- December 2004 - YouTube
March 12, 2014 - 11:29:55
This is a visualization of earthquakes, chronologically occurring during December of 2004. The vis was accomplished with Processing 1.0. Pay particular attention to December 26 & 27, in the region of Malaysia.
View National Wetlands Inventory Data with Google Earth
December 3, 2013 - 13:29:42
KML is an XML language focused on geographic visualization, including annotation of maps and images. KML files can be viewed with several software programs including ArcGIS Explorer and Google Earth*.
Science Blogs - Wired Science
November 4, 2013 - 10:57:25
We've selected some of the best science bloggers we could find who are covering some of the most interesting topics in the Wired world. From infectious diseases and the chemistry of poison to DIY human spaceflight and volcanic eruptions, this collection of editorially independent scientists and journalists will show you what is awesome about science.
Scientific American Blog Network
November 4, 2013 - 10:55:25
A single site that aggregates articles from a number of science bloggers. The categories include energy and sustainability, evolution, health, mind and brain, space and technology.
RealClimate: Data Sources
November 4, 2013 - 6:23:01
This page is a catalogue that will be kept up to date pointing to selected sources of code and data related to climate science. Includes stratospheric and even paleoClimate data and much much more.
RealClimate: Data Sources
November 4, 2013 - 6:11:13
This page is a catalogue that will be kept up to date pointing to selected sources of code and data related to climate science. Please keep us informed of any things we might have missed, or any updates to the links that are needed.
Scientific American Blog Network
October 27, 2013 - 7:25:31
Oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S.
Led by Editor-in-Chief Mariette DiChristina; appointed in 2009
Eight Editors in Chiefs and four owners in its 165-year history
U.S. edition is headquartered in New York City
Felix Baumgartner from all angles
October 26, 2013 - 6:19:12
Red Bull released this video earlier this week. What you’re seeing is the famous record-breaking jump a year ago from all captured angles along with some real time data. This was just a mind-blowing event and I think this video captures the whole thing pretty perfectly. What an amazing record of human history.
Virtual Skies - A NASA Educational Web Site
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:14
Explore the exciting worlds of aviation technology, air traffic management, and current research in this web site designed for use in high schools and flight technology programs. 
Archive: June 2009 : Image of the Day
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:13
The Earth Observatory?s mission is to share with the public the images, stories, and discoveries about climate and the environment that emerge from NASA research, including its satellite missions, in-the-field research, and climate models.
UM Weather: Weather Cams
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:12
UM Weather's newly-expanded WeatherCams page provides access to over 800 weather cameras across North America, the largest list on the web!  In Your Classroom: This resource can be used in a number of ways, from identifying terrain of various locations, recording social characteristics.
The Dynamic Earth @ National Museum of Natural History
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:10
The reason we know that glaciers covered certain areas of the globe while continental plates buckled elsewhere is because of rocks. Thanks to these gatekeepers of the past, we are better able to understand the earth's history and the present. The National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, offers this really interactive and engaging site to teach about science of the earth. The three main sections of the site include: Rocks at Earth's Surface, Rocks Below Earth's Surface, and Mining. 
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:08
An indepth analysis of one particular volcano. This site features pictures, seismic data, QTVR files and a wealth of other data.  In Your Classroom: This site has a wealth of media that illustrates varies phenomena around volcanos that can be used as presentation aids by the teacher and also by students.
NCDC Storm Events-Select State
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:07
Search the NCDC Storm Event database to find various types of storms recorded in your county or use other selection criteria as desired.  In Your Classroom: This data can easily be used to identify trends, both seasonal and annual of certain weather patterns.
SSEC - Images and Data
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:06
The Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) is a global leader in the analysis and distribution of geostationary satellite data. This page presents browse-quality pictures intended solely for qualitative analysis of global weather.  In Your Classroom: The maps, images, and java animations in this site would make wonderful illustrations for presentation both on the part of teachers and students.
NASA Goddard Scientific Visualization Studio
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:05
At any particular time, the Scientific Visualization Studio (SVS) is involved in providing visualization products, systems, and expertise to various NASA projects and missions. This page briefly describes our current activities, with links to more information. You can see a listing of series of SVS animations. 
Ocean Planet: Fact Sheets
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:03
This site includes basic information about the oceans. It also features an impressive relief map of the world including the oceans.  In Your Classroom: The relief map on this sight can be downloaded and used by the teacher or students to explore geological characteristics of the ocean floors.
Ocean Planet: Underwater Flyby
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:02
A number of downloadable animated tours under the Pacific Ocean based on real data.  In Your Classroom: These movie files can be downloaded from the Net and used with your class to illustrate basic concepts of oceanography and geology.
My Community, Our Earth
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:01
* An Earth Science dictionary of over 500 terms * Printable geologic time scale * Printable mineral identification chart * Directory for jobs and careers in Earth Science * Over 200 satellite images of cities, states, and countries * New Google maps that have been featured on EarthScope.com and NPR.org
IRIS - Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
October 25, 2013 - 10:25:00
The Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology is a university research consortium dedicated to exploring the Earth's interior through the collection and distribution of seismographic data. IRIS programs contribute to scholarly research, education, earthquake hazard mitigation, and the verification of a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty.
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:58
Geologic Explorations allows you to explore a variety of unique geological formations using Quicktime Virtual Reality (QTVR) panoramas and digital still imagery.  In Your Classroom: Students might be asked to select from images provided from this site, the one(s) that illustrates the geologic formation being covered in class. The QTVR files can also be used by the teacher to illustrate geologic characteristics using a data projector.
1911 Encyclopedia Britannica - Free Online
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:57
The best encyclopedia ever written was published over 90 years ago! And now you can find right here on the web! This 1911 encyclopedia is filled with historical information that is still relevant today. 
NASA Earth Observatory: Home
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:56
This is a fabulous web site with a vast amount of information and data about our planet. Not only does it contain valuable information, but it allows teachers and students create images and animations based on data comparisons. A highly recommended site and also the winner of the 2002 Webby awards in the category of Science.  In Your Classroom: Students can create animations that trace various atmosphic conditions over a series of months and include them in science presentations. This is only the tip of the iceberg for this wonderful web site.
Current Greenhouse Gas Concentrations
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:55
This is a data table that displays the present concentrations of Greenhouse Gases (carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, etc.) and compares them to pre-9industrial concentrations (1860).  In Your Classroom: Students might visit this site regularly to record current concentrations, graphing their reading and speculating on the causes of the ups and downs.
Color Landform Atlas of the United States
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:54
An extensive listing of various maps (relief, county, regional, satellite, and historic) for the states of the United States.  In Your Classroom: This site can be a huge resources for teachers of geography and science. The images can be includes as WebQuest resources, used on handouts (following fair use constraints).
ANSS Catalog Search
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:53
This is a searchable database of earthquakes compiled from the catalogs of a variety of earthquake networks. The quakes registered in the database range from the most recent to 1910.  In Your Classroom: Students can use this online database to generate a variety of reports on earthquakes world wide. They might create a report of shutter, quakes less than 2.0 on the richter scale, or reports of on the heavy quakes. The data can easily be imported into a spreadsheet where students can create frequency distribution graphs or scatter plots illustrating the positions of quakes.
Aerial Photography - Airphoto
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:52
The Airphoto stock library and on-line Gallery feature such subjects as: Weather, Agriculture, Environment, Geology, National Parks, Lighthouses, Lewis & Clark, Marine, Aviation, & Junkyards. The geographic coverage is from Alaska and Labrador to Costa Rica and the Lesser Antilles, and everyting between. Some 1500 aerial photographs are posted in the Gallery. 
AirData | US EPA
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:51
This is a very powerful database of historic air polution levels that can be accessed by state, county or city. Each report can be converted to TAB or COMMA delimited files for importing into spreadsheet programs. Reports include data on carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide, ozone, lead, and others.  In Your Classroom: Students might use this database to look up particulate levels of the various pollutions (carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide, etc.) for the states of the USA, or for the counties of their state. They might then color code the states or counties indicating the varying degrees of particulates and then draw conclusions about the relationships between pollution and land usage. This data can also be imported into a spreadsheet. Refer to the instructions in Landmarks for Schools.
National Earthquake Information Center - NEIC
October 25, 2013 - 10:24:50
This is a forms managed database of earthquakes dating back to 2550 B.C. (hard to believe).  In Your Classroom: There are a variety of reports in this site that students can mimport into a spreadsheet and plot locations and frequency distributions.
The Scale of the Universe
October 25, 2013 - 10:22:40
m from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn the scale of things along the way! Learn the size of the Pillars of Creation and marvel at the minuscule scale of a neutrino!
America's Health Rankings - State Healthstats
October 25, 2013 - 10:22:21
For over 20 years, America's Health Rankings(R) has been tracking the state of our nation's health. This analysis provides a comprehensive perspective on our national health issues, state by state. The 2010 Rankings features an interactive map where you can explore these statistics, compare states side-by-side, and learn what we can do to improve our health in the future.