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This activity introduces students to planetary research. Students learn to focus on details by studying and writing... see more

The Biosphere 2 project of the early 1990s failed dramatically because the planners overlooked the metabolic activities... see more

This interactive animation focuses on the carbon cycle and includes embedded videos and captioned images to provide... see more

In this activity about the circulatory system and space travel (on page 38 of the PDF), learners use water balloons to... see more

This video addresses acidification of the ocean and the ecological and economic implications of the resulting pH change... see more

This is a simulation that illustrates how temperature will be affected by global CO2 emission trajectories. It addresses... see more

This is an interactive graph that involves records of ice cover in two Wisconsin lakes - Lake Mendota and Lake Monona -... see more

This resource explores Australias Great Barrier Reef, the largest structure on Earth built by living organisms.... see more

Scientists are studying coral reefs around the world to discover the impact that warmer temperatures and increased carbon... see more

In this introductory demonstration and activity, learners are introduced to the concept of density as they explore a rock... see more

DLESE resources include electronic materials for both teachers and learners, such as lesson plans, maps, images, data... see more

In this activity, learners explore clouds and how they form. Learners compare the cloud formation in two bottles, one... see more

This fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity lets learners make 3-dimensional models of the Earth and Moon. Using the... see more

In this activity, learners role-play the part of lake inhabitants and the aquatic exotics who displace the native... see more

In this activity, dry ice and other items are used to construct a demonstration model of a comet that illustrates the... see more

Learners complete two simple experiments to prove the existence of air and air pressure which surround us. First, they... see more

This is a demonstration about the density of the planets. Learners will compare the relative sizes and masses of scale... see more

Simulate convergent, transform and divergent boundaries with your mouse. Information is also provided.

In this hands-on and feet-on excursion, learners take a science walk to visualize the planet's immense size and numerous... see more

An estuary is a body of water that is created when freshwater from rivers and streams flows into the saltwater of an... see more

This three-part activity consists of an activity that groups of learners develop themselves, a given procedure, and an... see more

When most people think about the movement of ocean water, they think of waves or tides. Ocean surface currents are less... see more

This fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity lets learners imagine what would happen if our Sun were replaced with a... see more

In this nanoscience activity, learners discover that it's easy to pour water out of a regular-sized cup, but not out of a... see more