User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Links / Earth Sciences

NASA Temperature Maps

The maps shows how much warmer or colder a region is compared to the norm for the same region from 1951 - 1980. The National Weather Service uses three decade intervals to define "normal"
  • Currently 2.90/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.9 / 5 (935 votes)
Vietnam Unveils World's Largest Cave

Measuring 262 feet by 262 feet and is at least 2.8 miles deep making it the largest single passage ever discovered, according to national geographic.
  • Currently 2.84/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (854 votes)
6 Unbelievable Geographical Facts

Some interesting facts on 6 geographical locations including Canada.
  • Currently 2.77/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (963 votes)
Mysterious Tubular Clouds

Also known as morning glory clouds, these tubular formations occur every fall over Burketown, Autralia they can be up 600 miles long and move at up to 35 MPH.
  • Currently 2.70/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.7 / 5 (861 votes)
First Big Aurora of 2011

Some awesome images of the aurora borealis.
  • Currently 2.89/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.9 / 5 (894 votes)
Snowflakes Up Close

Every snowflake is different. Some look like Roman columns, while others resemble circuit boards or spaceships.
  • Currently 2.84/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (856 votes)
Giant Spider Species Discovered

Scientists have unearthed a completely new species of spider.
  • Currently 2.73/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.7 / 5 (776 votes)
Pink Hippo Discovered

A rare pink baby hippo spotted in Kenya.
  • Currently 2.80/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (823 votes)
All About Cephalopods

Squid never looked so good.
  • Currently 2.77/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (800 votes)
'Walking' Fish Discovered in Gulf Oil-Spill Zone

Two new fish species — with pancake-flat bodies, wiggling lures on their faces, and elbowed fins for “walking” on the seafloor — have been discovered in the path of spewing Gulf of Mexico oil.
  • Currently 2.74/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.7 / 5 (788 votes)