NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory
The material in this web site cover elements of the atmosphere and water cycle. There are precipitation records, hurricane images, temperature histories, plankton bloom animations and more. This site has a variety of satellite images and animations that can be accessed and downloaded for use in the classroom. The site also includes several useful links like how to use Google Earth, as well as several documents that assist the reader in how to use these resources more effectively in the classroom.