Tennessee Geographic Alliance

2/22: Earth Science Sites of the Week

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Courtesy of Mark Francek

Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies

Central Michigan University

Environment

General

Saved by a whale's tail: Giant whale sculpture catches crashed Dutch metro train
Orca Knocks Stingray Out Cold With Its Tail - for 'Play' | Nat Geo Wild

Geosphere

REMOTE SENSING SWIPE ANALYSIS

Earth layers of Europe.

Space

DISTANCE TO THE HORIZON

DISTANCE TO THE HORIZON WHEN VIEWED FROM DIFFERENT HEIGHTS Chart that shows the higher up you are, the further you can see.

Water

INCISING MEANDERING RIVER ANIMATION

“An attempt to visualize in three dimensions an incising meandering river; flow from top to bottom of image”

Weather

This is what a lethal fire tornado looks like