Data Sources and Tools
These sites provide on-line or downloadable tools for visualizing or manipulating data or datasets that can be used in the classroom.
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Exploring Seismology in the Classroom Using the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program Data part of Datasheets
Earthquake Data from the USGS Earthquakes Hazards Program (EHP) provide data on global earthquakes for the last 7 days and highlights the history of earthquake occurrences around the world. Earthquakes are ...
Exploring the Applications of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Data part of Datasheets
This DataSheet was prepared by Aleshia Mueller in collaboration with Charles Burrows, Claude Duguay, Melanie Engram, Carlos Rios, and Anton Sommer. The Dataset Use and Relevance Use in ...
Exploring Aerosol Optical Thickness Using MODIS Satellite Imagery in NEO part of Datasheets
"Aerosol Optical Thickness is the degree to which aerosols prevent the transmission of light" in the atmoshpere.1 "An aerosol optical thickness of less than 0.1 indicates a crystal clear sky with ...
Exploring Oceanographic Data in the Classroom Using the Laboratory for Ocean Color Users part of Datasheets
Data from NASA's Laboratory for Ocean Color Users is intended to provide a guided pathway to aid in the utilization of ocean color data for oceanographic and environmental research. Ocean color data provides ...
Exploring Sea Ice Data from Satellites part of Datasheets
The browse and summary data provide imagery of monthly sea ice conditions and anomalies, as well as text files with monthly total extent and area values. The raw data are 2-dimensional gridded fields with daily ...
University of California, Santa Barbara LA ICP MS part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Petrology:Petrology Instrument Collection
University of California, Santa Barbara LA ICP MS - University of California, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - CALIFORNIA -
University of California, Santa Barbara LA MC ICP MS part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Petrology:Petrology Instrument Collection
LA MC ICP MS - University of California, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - CALIFORNIA -
University of California, Santa Barbara Scanning Electron Microscope part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Petrology:Petrology Instrument Collection
Scanning Electron Microscope - University of California, Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - CALIFORNIA -
The Visualization Tool Kit (VTK) part of Cutting Edge:Enhance Your Teaching:Data, Simulations and Models:Tool Sheets
An image created with the Visualization Toolkit showing ice surface velocity from a modeled collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Image by Chuck Anderson, Penn State University. submitted by Chuck Anderson, ...
Dynamic Digital Maps part of Cutting Edge:Enhance Your Teaching:Data, Simulations and Models:Tool Sheets
submitted by Christopher D. Condit, University of Massachusetts Amherst General Description A Dynamic Digital Map (DDM) is a computer program that provides a framework for displaying the high quality color maps of ...