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Roland Gesthuizen

Film Trailer | Midway - 4 views

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    "The MIDWAY media project is a powerful visual journey into the heart of an astonishingly symbolic environmental tragedy. On one of the remotest islands on our planet, tens of thousands of baby albatrosses lie dead on the ground, their bodies filled with plastic from the Pacific Garbage Patch."
Solveig Perrett

Using Mohs' Hardness scale for fun - 4 views

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    students use the hardness scale to pick drill bits to escape the Castle of Doom. I had fun.
Roland Gesthuizen

No warming for 16 years? › Dr Karl's Great Moments In Science (ABC Science) - 4 views

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    "For one thing, nine of the 10 hottest years on record have happened in the last decade. So I'll discuss just two facts - how carbon dioxide causes global warming, and where this heat is going."
Roland Gesthuizen

Curiosity Rover Report (Oct. 19, 2012) Mars Soil Sample Delivered - YouTube - 1 views

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    "NASA's Curiosity rover delivers its first soil sample to its chemistry and mineralogy instrument.
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Roland Gesthuizen

Technoscience for Teachers - 4 views

  • “Environmental education cannot and should not be confined by the conventional curriculum jigsaw frame – the jigsaw needs to evolve as the field continues to evolve and our understandings about the environment and sustainability evolve.”
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    "I write to you having just returned from the Australian Science Teachers Association annual conference, held in Canberra over four days. This was a fantastic opportunity to hear about contemporary science in action from experts in a variety of fields. However, my observations and discussions over the past few days have been of great concern with respect to the state of education for sustainability in Australia."
Jamie McFadden

Precipitation Type applet - 1 views

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    GREAT resource for showing students how temperatures in the troposphere affect precipitation formation.
Jamie McFadden

Middle School Activities - 10 views

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    Great site for middle school science activities
Sandra McCarron

Fossils Geological Time and Evolution - 8 views

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    Wonderful collection of fossils!
Erin Fitzpatrick

NearSys - 5 views

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    NearSys (Near Space Systems) is a multifaceted organization, with interests in near space exploration, microcontrollers, robotics, space, and astronomy.
David Wetzel

Earth Science Teaching: Lesson Plans, Classroom Activities - 6 views

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    A list of teacher resources that can easily be modified and incorporated into the earth science classroom.
Roland Gesthuizen

YouTube - The Pale Blue Dot - 10 views

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    "This audio is taken from the audio book version of 'Pale Blue Dot' by Carl Sagan. I think it is an amazing piece of written and spoken word. I hope you like it!"
Roland Gesthuizen

UNSW : UNSW Atmosphere Study Guide, Page 1 - 6 views

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    Electronic book and PDF download of a study guide by Cosmos Magazine.
Budd Turner

Science Niche: Educational Resources For Science Teachers and Students - 1 views

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    Links & articles with search-able archives.
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    News & resource links & articles with search-able archives.
Danny Nicholson

Recent scenes from the ISS - The Big Picture - Boston.com - 0 views

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    Earlier this week, NASA released an amazing photograph of an eruption of Sarychev Peak Volcano, taken by astronauts aboard the orbiting International Space Station (ISS). Seeing that great photo prompted me to dig into the archives and see what other imagery I could find from recent NASA archives.
Danny Nicholson

Interactive Rock Cycle Animation - 1 views

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    This cutaway view of Earth shows where some common rock-forming processes occur. Embedded animations will illustrate the path of a rock moving through the rock cycle.
Sheryl A. McCoy

Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada - Index Map - 0 views

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    Sept. 5, 2008 N California earthquake around 8:30 Pacific time. this is an excellent resource that is used in this area as much as http://weather.gov is used in my area to scope out tornadoes.
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