NASA World Wind

Chris Maxwell, Randy Kim, Tom Gaskins, Jessica Gan, Patrick Hogan , NASA Ames Research Center

This site provided by NASA features the downloadable program called World Wind. This program lets you zoom from satellite altitude into any place on Earth. Leveraging Landsat satellite imagery and Shuttle Radar Topography Mission data, World Wind lets students experience Earth terrain in visually rich 3D as if they were there. The site also presents a downloadable manual, several add-on packs, FAQ’s, screenshots and other features.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets with Tools
Special Interest: Visualization
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Basic scientific background required