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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Over 12,000 previously unreleased pictures from the NASA Apollo Missions, including pictures of the moon, the earth, the moon's surface, and the astronauts that were on the missions. Flickr photostreams and albums.

The Royal Society
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The Royal Society Picture Library is a database of digital images of paintings, drawings and prints held in our collections. It has been created to inspire the exploration of science through its visual history. Browse and search rare, intriguing and beautiful pictures selected from the...

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This small infographic shows the thickness of see ice up against famous city skylines. Notice how much bigger the ice sheets are than the cities!

Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MoDNR)
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Historical Photos of Various Clay Mining Operations in Missouri

International Space Station Program, JSC Earth Science & Remote Sensing Unit
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Looking for high quality interstellar photos? Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth is the perfect resource for those images. Browse through collections or request new imagery.

Pixabay
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Free Image Gallery

Kansas Geological Survey (KGS)
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The KGS Photo Library is a collection of photos of different subjects from around the state.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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The Imagine Mars Project is a national arts, sciences, and technology education initiative that leads students to work together with scientists, engineers, artist, and civic leaders to design and share a futuristic Mars community for 100 people.

Marli Miller Photography
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Geology Photographs by Marli Miller

MicroObservatory Robotic Telescope Network Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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MicroObservatory is a network of automated telescopes that can be controlled over the internet. Using many of the same technologies that NASA uses to capture astronomical images by controlling telescopes in space, YOU can control a sophisticated ground-based telescope from the convenience of...

New York Science Teacher Image Gallery
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The New York Science Teacher Image Gallery features images from all walks of science: your source of science images, photos, and technical drawings. Categories include earth science (astronomy, meteorology, and geology), biology and living environment, chemistry, physics, a user gallery, and...

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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The Image of the Day, taken by NASA's Earth Observatory

NASA Visible Earth
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This is a catalog of NASA images and animations of our home planet, Earth.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Photostream and albums from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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NASA has completely revised this popular lithograph set, which includes color images, background information, significant dates, and related web sites for all the planets in our solar system. The entire set, or individual lithographs from the series, can all be downloaded as PDF files on the...

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of animal fossil images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this:...

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Photostream and albums from NASA Headquarters

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of dinosaur fossil images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also downlod the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link....

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
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The National Marine Sanctuaries Media Library is a comprehensive collection of public domain photographs and short video clips from all 14 marine protected areas managed by NOAA. The images provide an up-close look at unique wildlife and habitats and remind us of the need to protect these areas...

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Photostream and albums of NASA on The Commons

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of paleontology career images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this...

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Photostream and albums of NASA's Earth Observatory

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of plant fossil images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link...

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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Photostream and albums from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

Nick Risinger, PetaPixel, Michael Zhang
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What you see is the largest true-color photograph of the night sky ever created, shot by 28-year old amateur astrophotographer Nick Risinger using six astronomical cameras. It's not just the view of the sky from one location, but instead a 360-panoramic view of the sky taken by trekking 60,000...

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of trace fossil images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link...

National Park Service (NPS)
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Photostream and albums of the National Park Service

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of career images related to geology and rocks from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this...

National Park Service (NPS)
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Photostream and albums of the NPS's National Register of Historic Places

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
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Kilauea photos. USGS-HVO photos and videos are in the public domain and can be freely downloaded from the HVO website. Please credit "U.S. Geological Survey" for any imagery used.

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
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A curated collection of igneous rock images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
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NOAA's Natural Hazard Images database

Juan Carlos Casado, The World At Night (TWAN)
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Have you ever heard of Lunar Analemma? This digital composite image illustrates the changing position and phase of the moon over the Dali Theater and Museum in Figueres, Spain, during one lunar month. Analemma is generally known as the motion of the Sun in the sky in a complete year. If you...

Atlas Obscura
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A series of light detecting and ranging (LIDAR) images of areas in Washington State.  Intriguing mima mounds, Mt. Rainier glaciers, and Devil's slide are among the images.  These could be compared with tree covered images as students investigate advances in technology, their advantages and...

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Resource Type: Image Collections

A curated collection of metamorphic rock images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link...

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Resource Type: Image Collections

The NOAA Photo Library has been built so as to capture the work, observations, and studies that are carried on by the scientists, engineers, commissioned officers, and administrative personnel that make up this complex and scientifically diverse agency.

European Space Agency (ESA)
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View JPEG, Powerpoint, or PDF presentations of the Hubble Space Telescope Top 50 Images.

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
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USGS's Earth as Art series 4. Lansat images from aroudn the globe.

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Resource Type: Image Collections

A curated collection of rock erosion images from the Earth Science World Image Bank to show students examples of Earth processes. You can also download the PowerPoint presentation version of this file using this link...

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

This online too provides managers and citizens with easy-to-understand charts and graphs that describe complex coastal data. Users select a county of interest and the website does the rest, creating a helpful educational tool for governing bodies and citizen groups. Current snapshot topics...

The University of Texas at Austin
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

Online topographic maps of countries, states and cities.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

NOAA's National Weather Service provides precipitation data using GIS technology. View precipitation amounts across the country ranging from the last few hours to the last 120 days.

European Space Agency (ESA)
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

The GlobCover Portal provides access to the results of the GlobCover project. GlobCover is an ESA initiative which began in 2005 in partnership with JRC, EEA, FAO, UNEP, GOFC-GOLD and IGBP. The aim of the project was to develop a service capable of delivering global composites and land cover...

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

In order to give fire managers near real-time information, fire perimeter data is updated daily based upon input from incident intelligence sources, GPS data, infrared (IR) imagery from fixed wing and satellite platforms. The GeoMAC website allows users in remote locations to manipulate map...

CIA World Fact Book
Resource Type: Image Collections, Maps and Visualizations

This infographic map from the CIA World Fact Book shows the top valued exports from each country.

WXshift, Climate Central
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

WXshift (pronounced "weather shift") is a collection of independent journalists, climate scientists, and meteorologists working to bring you th elatest in weather and climate information. Our team is committed to providing you with the most up-to-date weather forecasts, news and information, all...

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

These data describe land cover type, and are based on 10 years (2001-2010) of Collection 5.1 MCD12Q1 land cover type data. The map is generated by choosing, for each pixel, the land cover classification with the highest overall confidence from 2001-2010, as described in Broxton et al., 2014. As...

National Geographic
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

National Geographic’s online atlas. Find nearly any place on Earth, and view it by population, climate, topography, environmental themes, and more.

GlobeLand30
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

China has donated to the United Nations the first open-access, high-resolution map of Earth’s land cover, on 22 September 2014, as a contribution towards the global sustainable development and combating climate change. The GlobeLand30 datasets are freely available and comprise ten types of land...

EarthWindMap
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations

A visualization on global weather conditions forecast by supercomputers updated every three hours. Click on the "earth" at the bottom left hand side to activate a menu accessing various weather parameters by height.

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Dimetrodon skeleton
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PBS Eons

Join hosts Hank Green, Kallie Moore, and Blake de Pastino as they take you on a journey through the history of life on Earth. from the dawn of life in the Archaean Eon through the Mesozoic Era -- the so-called "Age of Dinosaurs" -- right up to the end of the most recent Ice Age.

Tornado in Dimmitt Texas 1995
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National Geographic

Tornadoes, nearly three-quarters of which occur within the US, are unpredictable and can cause massive damage. New tools and data are helping scientists learn more about when they might form and what paths they might take.

Artist conception of a Mars Exploration Rover
Videos or Animations
National Geographic

Mars, the fourth planet from the sun, has been a source of intrigue throughout human history. Recent NASA exploratory expeditions revealed some of the planet's biggest mysteries. This video explains what makes Mars so different fro mEarth and what would happen if humans lived there.

North American crustal plates and earthquake epicenters
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National Geographic

Plate tectonics have shufled the earth's landmasses around -- and continue to do so. What is continental drift? Anyone who's ever experienced an earthquake or seen a volcano knows that th ephrase "solid ground" doens't always apply. Over Earth's long history, the great landmasses have...

Coral fish and diver
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National Geographic

Oceans serve as the planet's largest habitat and also help to regulate the global climate. But why is the ocean salty? And how is climate impacting the ocean? Find out more about the ocean, including the consequences of and potential solutions to these changes.

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