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Subject: Atmospheric Scienceshowing only Geoscience > Atmospheric Science > Meteorology Show all Subject: Atmospheric Science
Subject: Atmospheric Science Show all Subject: Atmospheric Science
- Atmospheric structure and composition including ozone layer
- Solar and terrestrial radiation
- Energy, heat and temperature
- Air pressure
- Clouds and precipitation including humidity, fog and other moisture
- Seasonal patterns
- Air masses and fronts
- Extreme weather hurricanes, tornadoes, thunderstorms, weather hazards
- Forecasting and modeling
- Air quality
Geoscience > Atmospheric Science > Meteorology
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Atmospheric methyl chloroform: a leaky water tank example part of Cutting Edge:Complex Systems:Teaching Activities
Atmospheric methyl chloroform concentration is modeled as an extension of the generic water tank structure. Simulated and observed concentrations are used to estimate the global atmospheric lifetime of methyl ...
Exercise on Atmospheric Structure, Stratospheric Ozone, and Acid Rain part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities
This activity helps students to understand the basic ozone structure as well as ozone and acid rain problems.
Hurricane Tracking part of Cutting Edge:Hurricanes-Climate Change Connection:Activities
This is a homework assignment that focuses student attention on ongoing hurricane/tropical storm development, often during the height of hurricane season. The students are directed to a web site (I like ...
Mapping Hurricanes - Working with Digital Vector and Raster Data Sets part of Cutting Edge:GIS and Remote Sensing:Activities2
Scott White, Fort Lewis College Summary This lab exercise shows students how to create a map of the track and winds of a hurricane. Hurricane Jimena from 2009 is examined using both vector and raster data. Context ...
Kohler Curves part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection
An assignment teaching students about Kohler curves that enhances their quantitative skills.
Net Radiation and Temperature part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities
This assignment helps students think about how net radiation affects surface temperature.
Remote Sensing of Water part of Cutting Edge:GIS and Remote Sensing:Activities2
Teaching activity developed by John R. Jensen, University of South Carolina. Activity page submitted by Jerry Griffith, University of Southern Mississippi. Summary This lab exercise uses GOES and Landsat imagery ...
Temperature data and Climatology part of Cutting Edge:Early Career:Previous Workshops:Workshop 2010:Teaching Activities
Students learn what climate data is available for their area and how to access and use that data. Students will learn how to read and interpret climatological graphs.
Observing different scenarios of climate change using climate challenge web game part of SISL:Activities
Use the web game Climate Challenge by the British Broadcasting Corporation to observe how decision by government can contribute to climate change. By seeing the consequence of government inaction in an interactive web experience, students will be more engaged citizens and voters. To show students that we live in a world with finite resources.