EARTH UPDATE, funded by NASA,
created by Rice University, and
showcased at the Houston Museum of Natural
Science, is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth images
and data designed for educational purposes and recreational learning. EARTH UPDATE is GREAT for all ages, and is currently
used by MUSEUMS and SCHOOLS. Now it is available to you for home use as
well! Age 8 years and up
- Hundreds of images and movies
representing the best of earth research, documented, with web
references for how to find out more.
- Free image updates
from the internet. Save for kids and unattended use.
- Contains real-time weather maps, bioactivity maps,
earthquake maps, etc.
- Reviewed by NASA scientists, tested by educators, and
used by Museums
- Teacher’s lesson plans included
- Educational games to stimulate learning
User-friendly “What-Why-Who-How” approach
explains the science of each major subject with interactive activities.
You can customize weather maps for your State and region (USA
FIVE Earth Sciences Modules
educate users on:
This software is now
ready for purchase in both Mac and Windows versions for your
learning and enjoyment. (click
for system requirements)
LESSON PLANS available
for teachers, parents, or outreach coordinators to use with Earth
Update to learn and teach Earth Science.
Below is a sample.
fun is a great way to learn!
After studying all the Earth Spheres, test your knowledge.
Squares Game – Tic Tac Toe view
- Hot Spots view
For only $39.95
Celestial Explorer: Earth
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• Space Update
• Lunar Map Pro