Looking at Earth From Space: Glossary of Terms


Entry_ID: GCRIO 393 Entry_Title: Looking at Earth From Space: Glossary of Terms Document_Author: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Agency_Name: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Start_Date: 1994-08-01

GROUP: SUMMARY
Audience_Interest_Guide: Education

Looking at Earth From Space: Glossary of Terms is intended for teachers
of grades 7-12. The glossary provides definitions and illustrations of
concepts and terms related to earth sciences, atmospheric sciences,
climatology, and the environment.

A bibliography is also provided as well as a list of NASA Educational
Centers and Teacher Resource Centers by State.

References: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Office
of Mission to Planet Earth. 1994. Looking at Earth From
Space: Glossary of Terms.
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Data_Center_Name: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(NASA) Office of Mission to Planet Earth
Dataset_ID: EP-302
GROUP: DATA_CENTER_CONTACT
Last_Name: Ostendorf
First_Name: Lisa
Email: None
Phone: +1-202-358-0718
Fax: None
GROUP: ADDRESS
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street S.W.
Washington, DC, 20546
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GROUP: DATA_CENTER_2
Data_Center_Name: Goddard Space Flight Center
Dataset_ID: Same as Entry_Title
GROUP: DATA_CENTER_CONTACT
Last_Name: Soffen
First_Name: Gerald
Email: None
Phone: None
Fax: None
GROUP: ADDRESS_2
Dr. Gerald Soffen, Director, University Programs
Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 160
Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, Maryland 20771
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Storage_Medium: Print, 76p.
Parameter: Climate
Parameter: Climate Change
Parameter: Environmental Change
Parameter: Atmospheric Characteristics
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition
Parameter: Atmospheric Measurements
Parameter: Earth Atmosphere System
Discipline: Social Sciences > Education
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Education
Location: North America > United States
Keyword: terminology
Keyword: science
Keyword: environment
Keyword: global change
Keyword: weather
Keyword: instruments
Keyword: definitions
Keyword: earth
Keyword: space