Earth Science

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1: Introduction to Earth Science

 Building Topographic Maps
 Ocean Mapping
 Plate Tectonics
 Reading Topographic Maps

2: Minerals

 Mineral Identification

3: Rocks

 Rock Classification
 Rock Cycle

4: Earth's Resources

 Energy Conversions
 Water Cycle
 Water Pollution

5: Weathering, Soil, and Mass Movements

 Porosity
 Rock Cycle

6: Running Water and Groundwater

 Water Cycle

8: Earthquakes and Earth's Interior

 Earthquake - Determination of Epicenter
 Earthquake - Recording Station
 Plate Tectonics

9: Plate Tectonics

 Building Pangaea
 Conduction and Convection
 Plate Tectonics

10: Volcanoes and Other Igneous Activity

 Plate Tectonics
 Rock Cycle

11: Mountain Building

 Plate Tectonics

12: Geologic Time

 Half-life

13: Earth's History

 Human Evolution - Skull Analysis

15: Ocean Water and Ocean Life

 Freezing Point of Salt Water

16: The Dynamic Ocean

 Energy Conversion in a System
 Tides

17: The Atmosphere: Structure and Temperature

 Conduction and Convection
 Greenhouse Effect
 Heat Absorption
 Radiation
 Seasons Around the World
 Seasons in 3D
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
 Seasons: Why do we have them?
 Summer and Winter

18: Moisture, Clouds, and Precipitation

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Phase Changes
 Relative Humidity
 Water Cycle
 Weather Maps

19: Air Pressure and Wind

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Hurricane Motion
 Weather Maps

20: Weather Patterns and Severe Storms

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Hurricane Motion
 Weather Maps

21: Climate

 Greenhouse Effect
 Seasons Around the World

22: Origin of Modern Astronomy

 2D Eclipse
 3D Eclipse
 Eclipse
 Gravity Pitch
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Penumbra Effect
 Phases of the Moon
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun

23: Touring Our Solar System

 Comparing Earth and Venus
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer
 Weight and Mass

24: Studying the Sun

 H-R Diagram
 Herschel Experiment
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer
 Star Spectra

25: Beyond Our Solar System

 H-R Diagram
 Star Spectra

Content correlation last revised: 2/10/2012