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Treasures of the USGS Library

Written on March 12, 2011 at 7:26 am, by

Early maps of America, documents establishing the provenance of the Hope Diamond and documentation of explorations of the American West– Join us in discovering the many treasures of the USGS Library.

Earth as Art: Portraits from Space

Written on November 18, 2010 at 3:16 pm, by

The Earth as Art 3 collection, the latest set of Landsat satellite images selected for their artistic quality, reveals an intricate beauty in Earth’s natural patterns.

Science Smarts for the Classroom

Written on November 9, 2010 at 10:57 am, by

Looking for information on natural resources, natural hazards, geospatial data, and more? The USGS Education site provides great resources, including lessons, data, maps, and more, to support teaching, learning, K-12 education, and university-level inquiry and research.

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