Readings for Week #2
(September 26 to 30, 2022)

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.

You already have the readings for September 19 to 23, 2022.
There will be no new readings for the week of October 3 to 7, 2022.

Glaciers in Motion

Total Solar Eclipse on Earth Captured from the Moon Amazing photos! Look closely and you can actually see the shadow of the moon on the earth. The people on earth within that shadow were experiencing a total solar eclipse.

ESRI Satellite Map Check this out! (Environmental Systems Research Institute - ESRI)

Vegetation Inspection, a challenge for Utilities

Russia's MIR Space Station History (optional)

Skylab History (optional)

NOAA - How Satellites are Used to Observe the Ocean

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Satellite Tools (all links below are optional)

Click on all four of the following links and allow the animated map to load on each page. These are animations of actual wave heights for the last seven days. Watch the time and date at the upper right of each map as the animation will loop over and over again.

These are called hindcast maps (instead of forecast maps) and teh data comes from National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) satellites:

Current Ocean Water Temperature Maps (optional)

St. Clair County Aerial Imagery showing prpoerty boundaries and parcel numbers (optional - find your house/apartment)

GOES Image Viewer (Geostationary Environmental Satellite System)

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Go to Reading Assignment for September 19-23, 2022

There will be no new readings for the week of October 3 to 7, 2022.

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