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Visit this site on the underwater habitat/laboratory called Aquarius located in Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Take an interactive virtual tour, see images from inside and outside Aquarius, or get lesson plans about the physics of underwater diving or seven other topics. Additional features include aquanaut profiles, expedition journals, frequently asked questions, and the Aquarius user's manual and fact sheet. Site links to career information and additional external resources.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
    • Computer activity
  • Visual:
    • Photograph
    • Video
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental science
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Physical oceanography
  • Physics
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other use information is unknown. Please consult the resource directly for the latest information.
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW)
Undersea Research Center

Publisher: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
National Undersea Research Program (NURP)