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Title: The Earth
Url: http://csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr161/lect/earth/earth.html
Publisher: University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Description: This lesson covers the interior of the Earth, geological differentiation, plate tectonics, composition and layers of the atmosphere, weather and climate, consequences of rotation for weather, the magnetic field, magnetosphere and Van Allen Radiation Belts of Earth, auroras (Northern and Southern Lights, and imaging the Earth. There is information on seismic waves, and convection currents; an animation of continental drift; evidence for plate tectonics, including maps of crustal plate boundaries and the age of the sea floor crustal plates; and explanations of solar heating, Coriolis forces, cyclones and anticyclones.
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Geology. Mineralogy. Paleontology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Continental drift
Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Geology. Mineralogy. Paleontology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Magnetosphere
Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Geology. Mineralogy. Paleontology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Plate tectonics
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Continental drift
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Interior of the earth. Internal structure of the earth
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Plate tectonics
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology -- Seismic waves. Elastic waves
Science -- Physics -- Geophysics. Cosmic physics -- Special topics, A-Z -- Magnetosphere. Magnetopause
Science -- Physics -- Geophysics. Cosmic physics -- Special topics, A-Z -- Van Allen radiation belts
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Atmospheric shells (General)
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Climatology and weather
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Dynamic meteorology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Coriolis force
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Wind -- Storms. Cyclones
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Physics
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Astronomy
Science -- General science
Science -- Geology
Science -- Physical sciences
Resource Type: Reference Material
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Instructional Material
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
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Education Level: High School
Middle School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
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