Type:

Other

Description:

This educational web site explores the desire shared by past civilizations and today's society to observe and study the sun. The site features two interactive modules, which include satellite images, aerial photographs, panoramic pictures, time-lapse videos and other multimedia. Each module is focused on a different ancient culture: Maya in the Yucatan and Native Americans in Chaco Canyon. The site is a collaboration among NASA; the National Park Service at Chaco Canyon; the Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia and Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in Mexico; Space Imaging and Ideum, a media design company.

Subjects:

  • Science > Earth Science
  • Science > Astronomy
  • Social Studies > Anthropology
  • Social Studies > World History
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

NSDL,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110503224401497T,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Space Science,Science -- Instructional issues,Science -- Astronomy,Social Sciences,Graduate/Professional,Religion -- History,Social studies -- Anthropology,Social studies -- World history,Science -- Earth science,Informal Education,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-021,Higher Education,Undergraduate (Upper Division),General Public,Social studies -- Instructional issues,High School,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Education,Geoscience

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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