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Coriolis Force
This site provides a description and graphic representation of the Coriolis Force, with links to a video and related sites.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Video
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Atmospheric science
  • Hydrology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
  • Physics
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Content of this server are Copyright 1997 by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees (except in the case of photos and other resources which are specifically identified). The names "Weather World 2010" and "WW2010" are trademarks _ of the University of Illinois. Commercial use and any type of rebroadcast or redistribution of text, images, video and audio found on this server is expressly prohibited without first obtaining the consent of the Department of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Non-commercial use must be accompanied by appropriate credit visible with respect to the used item. "Image/Text/Data from the University of Illinois WW2010 Project." Web utilization should, if possible, provide a link nearby.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2315
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Bob Wilhelmson
University of Illinois, DAS