Mission: Biomes

By Meera Dolasia

Mission: Biomes

If you have ever wondered what it would be like to live in a Desert, Rainforest or even the Tundra, you will love this site. Set up by NASA it gives you the scoop on each biome ranging from animals that live in the community to the plants that survive in each of these regions. Once you are done reading about all of them you can go on one of two missions - Help graph out weather patterns or pick the flora that would survive in each environment. In addition to this the site also offers a number of cool up-to-date graphics, which depict things like the levels of carbon monoxide on the planet, sea surface temperature, snow cover and other interesting phenomenon.

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  • emmabookworm5
    emmabookworm5Friday, February 20, 2015 at 5:37 pm
    That's awesome! You know, speaking of the root bio-, (which means life, in case you didn't know) have you heard of the biosphere? It may not exist anymore, but a bunch of scientists committed a few years of their lives to science. What they did was create an entirely man-made environment, but the catch was that they couldn't have anything from outside. I'm not sure what the conclusion was, but I have to say that that's really cool.
    • bigmelo
      bigmeloFriday, February 20, 2015 at 5:35 pm
      Biomes sound cooler to me than they did before! Wow - now my mind is officially blown.
      • sailormanenzo
        sailormanenzoThursday, December 18, 2014 at 6:10 am
        i like it
        • sam2002
          sam2002Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3:16 pm
          Cool
          • Be warned..Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 11:01 am
            Including social studies and science and math and language arts
            • Be warned..Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 10:59 am
              Kids be careful in 5th and 6th and 7th also 8th grade you, don't want to be behind the whole class by work.
              • bobsayshi
                bobsayshiFriday, November 14, 2014 at 9:56 am
                looks good.
                • lv
                  lvSaturday, October 18, 2014 at 9:45 am
                  This will really help me with my science homework. Maybe it will help everyone. Thanks DOGO news~LV
                  • Michael JacksonFriday, October 10, 2014 at 8:11 am
                    Ohhh Sounds awesome
                    • smmaboo
                      smmabooFriday, June 13, 2014 at 5:41 am
                      i'll have to check it out sounds cool in all !!! :)

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