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Interactive simulation that allows students to learn the principles behind the determiniation of the epicenter and... see more

This website is an interactive virtual tour through the Monterey Bay Aquarium. A tour through the aquarium exhibits... see more

The Carbon Cycle uses an equilibration model to show how once fossil carbon is released into the air, it migrates into... see more

In this interactive, students explore, at their own pace, how global climate change may affect health issues. Issues... see more

This is a series of interactive visualizations that show how some of the key indicators of climate change have changed in... see more

A collection of before-and-after Landsat images of worldwide locations, this site presents environmental events and... see more

This site includes 9 interactive rock identification exercises. Feel free to download the raw .fla files (in .zip format)... see more

Interactive Google Map with overlay of sea level rise at different amounts.  Students can see what areas of US and world... see more

Test the pH of things like coffee, spit, and soap to determine whether each is acidic, basic, or neutral. Visualize the... see more

Map of sensor bouy's floating in the pacific. Mouse over a bouy to get latest data (temp, wind, humity).

The Virtual Courseware Project produces interactive online simulations to help enhance the learning and teaching of... see more

The interactive web-based simulation activity illustrates principles of global warming and climate change due to natural... see more

Information about the largest volcanic eruption in the 20th century is offered at this site. Maps and pictures of the... see more

The AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science Atlas of Population and Environment is an important... see more

Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic... see more

The Raup coiling applet is a Java applet that demonstrates how mollusk shell shapes can be generated using a simple... see more

In this online activity, learners design a new giant panda habitat for Mei Xiang and Tian Tian. Learners must balance the... see more

Enter three arrival times in seconds to see where the epicenter occurred (triangulation).

In this outdoor activity, learners use artificial bees and paper models of flowers to find out how bees transfer pollen... see more

In this quick activity, learners explore how blubber protects animals from the cold by making a "blubber mitt." Using... see more

In this outdoor activity and game, learners explore how animals adapt for survival through coloration, markings and... see more

The National Marine Sanctuary Program identifies, designates and manages areas of the marine environment of special... see more

In this activity (on pages 18-28), learners explore how the shape of seeds affects how they are dispersed by wind, birds,... see more

In this online game, students investigate the impact of their consumption of natural resources on the environment. At the... see more