Exploring Earth


Using imagery and visualizations, this site offers investigations of almost every Earth science topic imaginable. It is structured to follow the unit and chapter headings of an Earth science textbook, offering interactive explorations to complement the topics. The scope is extensive, covering dynamic Earth processes, atmospheric science and ocean science.

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Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography, Atmospheric Science, Hydrology, Lunar and Planetary Science, Environmental Science, Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Pedagogic Resources, Collection, Audio/Visual:Collections, Animations/Video
Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Biogeoscience, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science, Hydrology/Hydrogeology, Planetary Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate Change, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere, Solar system, Energy/Material cycles, Ocean, Climate, Atmosphere, Solid Earth, Time/Earth History, Earth surface