Virtual Museums and Multimedia

Virtual Museums and Multimedia

Download these programs and use them to help to make your planet pages.


  http://www.columbia.edu/cgi-bin/dkv/cero/trial/freetrial

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Check the Great Journey of Life on This World when you Visit these Museums:


http://www.tyrrellmuseum.com/

Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology
An absolute must for World Builders! Take the Virtual tour. Here you will see the first life, early plants, trilobites, evolution of fish and on and on -- marvelous graphics and manageable amounts of very helpful information.

http://www.tyrrellmuseum.com/

The Field Museum -- Dinosaur Exhibits and life before dinosaurs:
lovely graphics, good information.

http://www.gla.ac.uk/Museum/

The Hunterian Museum of Glasgow
Take the virtual tour and click on the map. You will see sections on just what we are doing -- the beginning of the earth and it's life forms. It is similar, chapter for chapter, to our assignments -- don't miss this one!

http://www.sprl.umich.edu/GCL/notes1.html

Global Climate Change
A wonderful course about global change that covers many of the topics that we are studying. Excellent explanations and illustrations. Check this out and bookmark it!

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/scienceopticsu/powersof10/index.html

Powers of Ten
Check this excellent interactive page about the relative sizes of objects in the universe from the Milky Way to DNA.

 

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