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    The Exploratorium
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    In this online activity, learners experience the thrill of pickle making, and explore how a cucumber becomes a pickle. In this "virtual kitchen," leaners discover that pickling takes...

    free Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    NOAA
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    In this weather forecasting activity, learners determine the location of cold and warm fronts on weather plot maps. Learners use colored pencils to mark up and analyze surface pressure, air...

    free Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Colorado State University
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    In this activity, learners simulate the behavior of the atmosphere. Learners working in groups of four will represent "cells" of the model (Earth, lower atmosphere, upper atmosphere, and...

    free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    NOAA
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    In this quick and easy activity and/or demonstration, learners use two empty 2-liter bottles and hot tap water to illustrate the effect of heat on pressure. Learners will be surprised to see what...

    free Ages 6 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners color and cut out a spiral-shaped snake. When they hang their snake over a radiator, the snake spins. This is because the heated air is less dense and rises, pushing against the snake and...

    free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    BBC
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    In this online activity, Sarah Jane has been kidnapped by the Blathereen. Learners must help grow Rakweed to win her freedom in this plants game!

    free Ages 11 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    PhET
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    In this online activity, learners adjust mountain snowfall and temperature to see how glaciers grow and shrink. They will use scientific tools to measure thickness, velocity and glacial budget....

    free Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
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    In this online interactive, learners use fossils to infer temperatures 55 million years ago, at the sites where the fossils were found. Using their observation skills, learners examine fossils of...

    free Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this astronomy activity (page 6 of the PDF), learners will compare and contrast two planets in the solar system using data obtained from the internet. They will convert distances from light...

    free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This is an interactive online activity about weather and temperature that involves dressing a bear. By reading a thermometer and interpreting environmental cues, learners help the bear decide what...

    free Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes

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