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Earth's Energy Cycle: AlbedoAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners experiment and observe how the color of materials that cover the Earth affects the amounts of sunlight our planet absorbs.
My Angle on Cooling: Effects of Distance and Inclination
In this activity, learners discover that one way to cool an object in the presence of a heat source is to increase the distance from it or change the angle at which it is faced.
Effects of Solar Radiation on Land and Sea
In this activity, learners explore the different heating properties of soil and water.
How is Coastal Temperature Influenced by the Great Lakes and the Ocean?
In this two-part lesson, learners discover how large bodies of water can serve as a heat source or sink at different times and how proximity to water moderates climate along the coast.
The Daily Ups and DownsAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners graph 48 hourly air temperatures from a local weather observation site and observe the diurnal temperature variations.