NASA Dynamic Sun
Field of Science or Math
5, 6, 7, 8
The Dynamic Sun is a multimedia educational presentation on the Sun and its effects on the Earth. This CD-ROM contains a presentation in Adobe Acrobat PDF format complete with 66 slides. The purpose is to educate, engage, and develop student interest in the Sun and in exploring science. It shows images and video clips on the Sun from SOHO (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory); presents factual information on the Sun and sun-related topics; explains sun features including sun spots; shows how explosions on the Sun occur and effect the Earth (auroral lights, power outages, etc.); and details Sun study projects.
<a href="http://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov/"> the SOHO web site.</a>