Just Submitted Earth Science Files

Below are a listing of files that have been recently submitted. They are in order of newest to oldest. There are 473 files.

Reflection Of The Sun
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
This method uses remarkably simple materials allowing anyone to observe the surface of the sun (sunspots) and the sun's real-time motion through the sky. Only the optical quality front surface mirror is a little difficult to find.

Reasons For The Seasons
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Students will examine the true reason for the seasons using flashlights, plastic balls, and toothpicks.

Hurricane Rita Water Vapor Animation
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
This is the storm track of Hurricane Rita. Rita caused $10 billion in damage on the U.S. Gulf Coast in September 2005. LARGE FILE!

Hurricane Rita Infrared Satellite Animation
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
This is the storm track of Hurricane Rita. Rita caused $10 billion in damage on the U.S. Gulf Coast in September 2005. LARGE FILE!

Orbit And Phases Of The Moon
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
In this lab, you?ll discover for yourself the pattern of the phases of the Moon.

Planetary Exploration
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Students will design a research module that could be landed on Mars to collect data.

Planet Travel Project
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
The year is 2050, and space travel is no longer science fiction. You are employed by a major advertising company, and your latest assignment is to prepare a travel presentation for another planet in our solar system.

Paths Of The Sun
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
This lab demonstrates the changing apparent path of the sun across the sky throughout the year.

Parallax Lab
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
In the following lab, you will observe as your teacher sets up a model of a telescope and uses it to estimate distances.

Moon Motions
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Even though the moon does not appear to turn on its own axis from the Earth?s point of view, it is indeed rotating as it revolves around the Earth. In the following activity, you will investigate the actual and apparent motions of the moon.