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Internet Field Trip: The Atmosphere

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World Builders Lesson 3--Layers of the Atmosphere
Explore the layers of Earth's atmosphere.

Institute on Climate and Planets: Atmospheric Pressure/ Layers of the Atmosphere
Begin at sea level and trace the layers of the atmosphere.

Space Academy: Earth's Atmosphere
Lift off into the air.

NOVA Online Adventure: The Atmosphere
Go up, up, and away to the edge of deep space.

Internet Field Trip: Earth's Atmosphere and Air Pressure

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World Builders Lesson 3: Air Pressure and Atmospheric Density
We live at the bottom of an ocean of air.

Miami Museum of Science: What Happens When a Storm Comes?
See how air pressure is used to predict a storm.

NASA: It's a Breeze--How Air Pressure Affects You
Try these air pressure experiments!

El tiempo atmosférico y la atmósfera
Aprende sobre los cambios atmosféricos y lo que estos generan.

Internet Field Trip: Cloud Types

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Athena Curriculum: Observing Clouds
Explore the three main cloud types.

Tipos de nubes
Observa fotografías de las diferentes formaciones nubosas.

Internet Field Trip: Hurricanes and Tornadoes

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Miami Museum of Science: How do hurricanes work?
Fly into the eye of a hurricane.

Miami Museum of Science: What is a hurricane like?
Meet a family that survived a hurricane.

Dan's Wild, Wild Weather Page: Tornadoes
Learn how tornadoes form.

Temporada de huracanes
Mira las fotos y aprende cómo prepararte para los huracanes poderosos.

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