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View Resource Airboats: Transportation for Wetland Environments

Airboats are flat-bottomed boats powered by a propeller attached to an automobile or aircraft engine. The flat bottom allows airboats to navigate easily through shallow swamps and marshes. Running...

http://www.thefutureschannel.com/movies/transportation_movie...
View Resource Alaska Oil Spill Curriculum

A curricula on the Exxon Valdez oil spill effects on Alaska. A useful introduction to research projects on the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill; resources at http://www.pwsrcac.info/. Free multimedia...

http://www.pwsrcac.org/outreach/education.html
View Resource Amazing Skyscrapers

Learn the building basics engineers and architects use to design some of the world’s largest skyscrapers.

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/programs/am...
View Resource America’s Energy Future from the National Academies

YouTube video, 5 minutes 41 seconds. The National Academies launched the America?s Energy Future study in 2007. This four-year project will explore energy technologies, providing authoritative e...

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/Energy/index.htm
View Resource American Field Guide: Teacher Resources

High school lesson plans on ecology, fires, forests, landfills, etc. Embedded within this site you will find lesson plans that weave segments of video together into units of inquiry around specific...

http://www.pbs.org/americanfieldguide/teachers/
View Resource American Society of Civil Engineers: Just for Fun

Games, activities, videos, contests, and other cool stuff for K-12 students. For example, the Paper Bridge activity has students compete to build the strongest bridge they can out of one piece of...

http://content.asce.org/asceville/just_for_fun.html
View Resource American Society of Mechanical Engineers - King of the Hill:

In teams of two or alone, design and build a vehicle that will climb a hill, cross the crest, stop, and prevent your opponent from crossing in the opposite direction.

http://www.asme.org/Events/Contests/King_Hill.cfm
View Resource Aquarium Makers

Specializing in saltwater aquariums, Nic Tiemens and Joe Pineda love the challenge of recreating a slice of the ocean indoors. Day in and day out, they use volume calculations, temperature,...

http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/realworld/aquarium_...
View Resource Are You An Energy Efficient Consumer?

The Koshland Science Museum has developed a webquest aimed at middle and high school students which focuses on global climate change. The Global Warming Webquest presents a fictitious scenario in...

http://www.koshland-science-museum.org/teachers/wq-LAN-001.j...
View Resource Arizona Solar Center: Suggestions for Teachers and Students

Renewable Energy, Solar and Renewable Energy Courses, Programs, Events, & Links, Annual Student Competitions & Activities, Eight Downloadable Modules, and much more.

http://www.azsolarcenter.org/training-education.html
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