Penn State M.Ed in Earth Sciences faculty Eliza Richardson, David Babb and Timothy White held a short course "Data, Data Everywhere" at the 2017 NSTA Baltimore Area Conference held on October 5–7, 2017. The information and teaching material provided from this course are linked below.
Instructions and examples for Eliza's Earthquake Stats mini-lesson:
The following are links to .csv files for 7 days' worth of earthquakes in the conterminous USA:
The following are links to screenshot maps for each day's worth of earthquakes:
Here is an example plot of earthquake magnitude v. frequency
The following is a link to David Babb's Meteorology data and lesson ideas:
Information on Tim White's class Earth 530: The Critical Zone and lesson ideas:
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