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Intended for use after viewing the Science on a Sphere film "Water Falls," this lesson deepens student's understanding of global precipitation measurement. Students will explore NASA satellite data gathered during Hurricane Sandy to learn how that data was essential in helping scientists forecast its path and precipitation amounts. All background information, student worksheets and images/photographs/data are included in these downloadable sections: Teacher’s Guide, Student Capture Sheet, Assessment and PowerPoint Presentation.

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    Science on a Sphere,Oceanography,NSDL,Engineering and technology,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-115,The nature of technology:Technology and society,Earth Science,Tropical cyclones,Physics,Atmospheric science,Earth and space science:Earth structure:Atmosphere,Extreme weather,Hurricanes,Earth and space science:Earth structure:Ocean and water,Informal Education,GPM,Middle School,Middle School Programming,TRMM,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20140407123411206T,Earth system science,Engineering,Physical sciences:States of matter,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Earth and space science:Earth processes:Weather,Technology,Geoscience

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    English

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