The Magic Planet

With fall classes quickly coming to an end, I’ll be able to spend some more time developing data sets and educational programs for the Magic Planet at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry. For the last few months, the Science on a Sphere exhibit has been hidden away to make room for the Body…

Science on a Sphere

I’ve recently been granted the opportunity to work with one of the coolest educational tools an Earth scientist can be given access to, the NOAA developed Science on a Sphere. SoS is a 6-foot diameter blank canvas sphere upon which images including maps, satellite data, and animations can be projected. These spheres are suspended in…