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Workshop at the 2010 NSTA National Conference in Philadelphia

NSTA National 2007 Interactive Simulations workshopWindows to the Universe staff presented a workshop titled "Simulations and Interactive Multimedia across the Earth Sciences from Windows to the Universe" at the NSTA National Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from 5-6 PM on Friday, March 19, 2010. Three activities were presented at this workshop:

This page provides links to write-ups of the hands-on activities and links to supporting resources (web pages, images, animations, etc.) related to the activities.

Virtual Ballooning

Graphing Sea Ice Extent

The Very, Very Simple Climate Model

Last modified March 15, 2010 by Randy Russell.

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Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part is sponsored in part through grants from federal agencies (NASA and NOAA), and partnerships with affiliated organizations, including the American Geophysical Union, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Earth System Information Partnership, the American Meteorological Society, the National Center for Science Education, and TERC. The American Geophysical Union and the American Geosciences Institute are Windows to the Universe Founding Partners. NESTA welcomes new Institutional Affiliates in support of our ongoing programs, as well as collaborations on new projects. Contact NESTA for more information. NASA ESIP NCSE HHMI AGU AGI AMS NOAA