Visualizations of Complex Systems
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Students explore observational data from ozone-sondes, TOMS, and UARS measurements to learn about changes in stratospheric ozone over the past several decades. -
Weather Map Interpretation
Students participate in a Gallery Walk to combine weather variables and create weather forecasts based on four different weather maps.
Students view and analyze buoy, satellite, temperature vs. depth data to learn about ocean circulation and how is related to atmospheric circulation. -
The Hydrologic Cycle: online meteorology guide
This is a module from an online meteorology resource developed at the University of Illinois. The unit covers concepts of the hydrologic cycle including precipitation, runoff, infiltration, ...
This site from The World Ocean Circulation Experiment contains more than 350 section plots of temperature, salinity, oxygen, nutrients and tracers for the WOCE Hydrographic Programme (WHP) cruise ...
Coastal Upwelling Animation
This site from Exploring Earth features an animation of upwelling in a coastal environment. It shows how onshore winds blowing along a coastline push surface water, which, when combined with the ...
This site from NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory presents descriptions, 3-D images and animations of some noteworthy hurricanes in recent history, including Andrew, Opal and Fran. The ...
Paleoclimate Model Output Visualization
This site from the National Climatic Data Center features a tool that displays map images for paleoclimate simulations from various agencies, including COHMAP (CCMO and CCM1), the NASA Goddard ...
Global Climate Animations
This site features animations that show the climatology of the seasonal cycle for the time period 1959-1997. The individual frames in each animation show the map pattern of the long-term average of a ...