Saturday, June 6, 2009

VORTEX2 Finally Catches a Tornado

Vortex2 finally catches a tornado after four weeks on the road!

New Report Sets Forth Principles of Earth Science Literacy

Earth's rocks and other materials provide a record of its history. Our solar system formed from a vast cloud of gas and dust 4.6 billion years ago. Earth's crust has two distinct types: continental and oceanic.

These and other concepts are the major ideas of Earth science that all citizens should know, according to a newly released report--Earth Science Literacy Principles: The Big Ideas and Supporting Concepts of Earth Science--funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF)-supported Earth Science Literacy Initiative (ESLI).

New Solar Power Plant near Phoenix

Wind and Solar Power really CAN be in our future!
Actually, they're in our present!
Click here for the story.