Stories of Our Changing Planet Through the Eyes of NASA Missions
NASA’sClimate Kidsbrings the science of climate change and sustainability to life, providing clear explanations for the big questions in climate science. Targeting upper-elementary-aged children, Climate Kids includes interactive games, hands-on activities, and engaging articles and videos that make climate science accessible and enjoyable for students and teachers alike.
On the website, students, parents, and teachers can explore how weather and climate differ, learn how to keep the oceans healthy—and even how to make s’mores using the power of the Sun’s rays. The site has six sections: Big Questions, Weather & Climate, Atmosphere, Water, Energy, and Plants & Animals. Climate Kids is produced by the Earth Science Communications Team at NASA’s Jet PropulsionLaboratory at California Institute of Technology.
Conservation and protection of wildlife species and their habitats are at the core of the Wildlife.net mission. The group’s focus is on building a community and network of members from around the world who care about the environment humans share with wildlife species and are inspired to protect nature and integrate nature into their communities.
Carnegie Institution for Science has launched a new suite of websites that were designed to be as creative as their researchers and to showcase the scale of their expertise, spanning from genomes to ecosystems and from planets to the cosmos.