Willamette River, by Daniel E. Coe of the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, displays a elevation range, with lower elevations shown in white and higher elevations in dark blue. Coe used LIDAR data to make the map
The Grand Canyon as seen from the International Space Station on Marc h Credit: Courtesy ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility and the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, Johnson Space Center. The image was taken by the Expedition 39 crew.
With remote-sensing satellites, scientists have found the coldest places on Earth, just off a ridge in the East Antarctic Plateau. The coldest of the cold temperatures dropped to minus F (minus C) -- several degrees colder than the previous record.
Rocks, Rock Cycle, Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic PowerPoint Review Game from Science from Murf on TeachersNotebook.com (150 pages) - This is a PowerPoint review game that concludes my Rocks and the Rocks Cycle Lesson that I offer on Teachers Notebook Also included are hundreds of PowerPoint slides from my Geology Topics Unit, homework bundle, unit notes, and much more.
How to Balance Chemical Equations: 6 Steps (with Pictures). Helpful trick to remediate and practice balancing reactions with students. Manipulating notecards is more engaging than notes on paper as well.
Volcanoes erupt from the melting of rocks inside the mantle. These melted rocks move to the surface through the crust, and release pent-up gases. After the gases are released, a volcano erupts. --Morgan Brandmeyer by Lottie Thornbury