Measuring and Mapping the Earth
As an introduction to Earth Science, the class will start with a review of basic measurement. Following an overview of basic statistics of the Earth, we examine the Earth's basic motions, then explore mapping the Earth. The videos below are highlights from my Earth Science class.
Measuring volume - displacement
Contouring Topographic maps
This video shows how to take an array of numbers and contour the numbers to create a topographic map.