Monthly Archives: December 2014

Women in STEM – Annie Jump Cannon

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the birth and work of Annie Jump Cannon, a pioneer in the field of astronomy. Cannon, along with Cecilia Payne, was instrumental in developing the spectral-based stellar classification system still in use today. In addition to … Continue reading

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Wunderground

If you teach weather at almost any grade level, http://www.wunderground.com, the Weather Underground website is a great source for weather data and for looking at how data can be displayed. Wunderground¬†collects and displays data from over 37,000 personal weather stations, … Continue reading

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