LPI Earth and Space Science Newsletter
Year of the Solar System Math Guide
The Year of the Solar System Math Guide was created by SpaceMath@NASA to support the 20 science content themes covered within the Year of the Solar System. It is a 170 page book featuring 164 problems that support the Common Core Mathematics Standards and the Next Genration Science Standards.
Mapping Our World -- New Online Interactive
Explore NASA Earth observing mission with a new online interactive! This colorful online map allows users to easily point and click to view information on satellite imagery and visualizations, including what missions gathered the data, how the images were created, and why the missions are critical to learning more about our home planet.
Visualization of 56 Years of Tornadoes in the US
Using information from data.gov, tech blogger John Nelson has created this spectacular image of tornado paths in the US over a 56 year period. The graphic categorizes the storms by F-scale with the brighter neon lines representing more violent storms.