Items Tagged as "geology"

Soil, Rocks, Water: SOIL

Subjects: Science
Language: English
Grade Level: Gr. 1 | Age 7
Posted: Apr. 22, 2014   Posted by: lisachumley
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Minerals in Our Environment

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In this interactive resource find out which minerals are found in items you probably encounter every day.

Continental Divide: The Breakup of Pangaea

Subjects: Biology, Earth Sciences, Science
Language: English
Grade Level: Gr. 6 | Age 12, Gr. 7 | Age 13, Gr. 8 | Age 14, Gr. 9 | Age 15, Gr. 10 | Age 16, Gr. 11 | Age 17, Gr. 12 | Age 18
Posted: Jun. 27, 2011   Posted by: Teachers Domain
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This interactive activity presents evidence that supports the theory of plate tectonics, which explains how and when continents have shifted position over time.

Mountain Maker, Earth Shaker

Subjects: Earth Sciences, Science
Language: English
Grade Level: Gr. 6 | Age 12, Gr. 7 | Age 13, Gr. 8 | Age 14, Gr. 9 | Age 15, Gr. 10 | Age 16, Gr. 11 | Age 17, Gr. 12 | Age 18
Posted: Jun. 27, 2011   Posted by: Teachers Domain
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This interactive activity illustrates what happens at the three types of boundaries where plates meet.

Mining Minerals and Metals

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In this video from the Science and Technology Chat series, take a tour of a re-created Nevada gold mine to learn about mining techniques.

Geothermal Power

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In this video segment from Vegas PBS, visit a construction site where a geothermal heat pump system is being installed to provide a new building with an energy-efficient way to meet its heating and cooling needs.

Wide Shot of Oil Rig Pumping

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This Building Block video features a wide-shot of a working pumpjack, or grasshopper oil rig, caught between the beige earth and bright blue sky.

Piles of Coal Drop

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In this Building Block video, a train drives over a bridge and dumps coal to the ground below, causing a haze of dust and blocking out the azure sky beyond.

Oil Rig Pumping

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A grasshopper oil rig pumps oil as a white SUV pulls up next to it in this Building Block video.

Documenting Glacial Change

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This collection of comparative glacier images adapted from the National Snow and Ice Data Center shows substantial changes in five Alaskan glacier positions over periods of 60 to 100 years.


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