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Strips of plastic on a globe model our atmosphere.
Create a scale model of the earth-moon system using different-sized spheres.
Model the carbon cycle and its principal reservoirs and flow rates using rice.
Levitating magnets show how the Earth’s atmosphere stacks up.
Model the patterns of sunlight and shadow on Earth.
Explore the influence of the Sun and Moon on our tides.
Hanging magnets reveal the earth’s magnetic field.
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Attribution: Exploratorium Teacher Institute
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