Video Gallery

A collection videos on or relating to Science On a Sphere®

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SOS Videos

Celebrating 100 Science On a Spheres

In July 2013 the 100th Science On a Sphere was installed in Silver Spring, MD at NOAA headquarters.

Dr. Kathryn Sullivan on the 100th Installation of Science On a Sphere

The 100th NOAA Science On a Sphere was opened in November 2013 at NOAA's headquarters in Silver Spring, MD.

Inventor Dr. Sandy MacDonald - Overview of the Earth System

SOS inventor Dr. Sandy MacDonald gives a brief overview of the Earth system using Science On a Sphere® in the David Himes Planet Theater, located in NOAA's Earth System Research Laboratory in Boulder, CO.

Science On a Sphere® Traveling Exhibit Time Lapse

This time lapse was filmed at the 2007 California State Fair during the set up of NOAA's Science On a Sphere® at the exhibit for the CA Department of Water Resources and NOAA.

Building Planet Adirondack

This time lapse was filmed by the Wild Center in 2012 during their installation of Science On a Sphere®. The Wild Center is located in the Adirondacks in Tupper Lake, NY. In this film, six hours are condensed into 5 minutes.


Curated Datasets

FIM 500mb Winds Forecast Model curated by Sandy MacDonald

Sandy MacDonald curates the "FIM 500mb Winds Forecast Model" SOS dataset.

FIM Chem Model - Three Aerosol Species curated by Georg Grell

Georg Grell curates the "FIM Chem Model - Three Aerosol Species" SOS dataset.

Real-Time Infrared Satellite curated by Nezette Rydell

Nezette Rydell curates the "Real-Time Infrared Satellite" SOS dataset.

Magnetic Declination curated by Patrick Alken

Patrick Alken curates the "Magnetic Declination" SOS dataset.

Aurora by SWPC curated by Rodney Viereck - Long Version

Rodney Viereck curates the "Aurora by SWPC" SOS dataset.

Aurora by SWPC curated by Rodney Viereck

Rodney Viereck curates the "Aurora by SWPC" SOS dataset.

Precipitable Water Datasets curated by Gil Compo

Gil Compo curates the "Precipitable Water - Galveston Hurricane," "Precipitable Water - El Nino," and "Precipitable Water - Antarctic Expedition" SOS datasets.

Precipitable Water - El Nino 1917 - 1919 curated by Gil Compo

Gil Compo curates the "Precipitable Water - El Nino 1917 - 1919" SOS dataset.

Precipitable Water - Antarctic Expedition curated by Gil Compo

Gil Compo curates the "Precipitable Water - Antarctic Expedition" SOS dataset.

Precipitable Water - Galveston Hurricane curated by Gil Compo

Gil Compo curates the "Precipitable Water - Galveston Hurricane" SOS dataset.

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