The links below are required reading unless they say otherwise. You do not need to click further on any single page, just read to the bottom of each page. Below the readings, you will see a bunch of tools that you may or may not be familiar with. Play around with them and explore.
First Aerial Photos
The Wright Brothers and Photography
Wright Brothers Photo Collection Including Aerial Shots (optional)
Histroical Aerial Photos of the Early 1900s Library of Congress (optional)
Airship History (optional)
Viewing the Earth from Above (amazing photos)
NOAA - How Satellites are Used to Observe the Ocean
The Overview Effect
Earth Images Spanning 50 years
Changing View of Earth from Space
Looking at Earth
A Mosaic of Fire Data
NOAA Satellites Currently Flying
Blue Jet Lightning (optional)
Satellite Tools (all links below are optional)
Live HD Views from ISS (optional)
Tracking the International Space Station (optional)
The link above is set for Port Huron. Click on the next link to play with the settings further. I've spent hours playing with this. You can find the current location of just about any satellite here.
Zoom Earth Satellite (optional)
Go to Reading Assignment for September 26-30, 2022
There will be no new readings for the week of October 3 to 7, 2022.
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