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Ocean engineers and scientists are transforming the way we experience and understand the ocean through Integrated Ocean Observing Systems (IOOS). For the first time, there will be continuous, sustained, near-realtime, multi-dimensional data available from the oceans, collected both from within the oceans using sensors systems and above using remote sensing methodologies. These data make possible inquiry-driven ... Full description.
Grade level: Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Proceedings
Subject: Educational theory and practice, Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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This glossary provides short definitions of the oceanographic jargon used to describe ocean surface currents. It is designed to accompany the website "Ocean Surface Currents", a reference that provides information on surface currents in the world's oceans. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), General public
Resource type: Glossary
Subject: Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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This activity prepares the student to launch an investigation of the relationship between precipitation and Streamflow for a local watershed. It can enrich a study of the water cycle. Following the step-by-step instruction in this case study, students will locate, download, format, and finally graph one year of Web-based data for these two variables. Included is a graph that highlights the details ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Case study, Tutorial, In-situ dataset
Subject: Hydrology, Physical oceanography
 
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In this activity, users download and graph modeled climate data to explore variability in climate change. Most people know that climate changes are predicted over the next hundred years, but they may not be aware that these changes are likely to vary from region to region. Using data from the University of New Hampshire's EOS-WEBSTER, a digital library of Earth Science data, users will obtain annual ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Case study, Tutorial, In-situ dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Biology, Climatology, Ecology, History and philosophy of science, Hydrology, Mathematics, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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In this activity students use the Web to explore the energies that influence the ocean such as surface circulation, currents, waves, tides, and vertical motion. They are faced with three problems and are asked to choose one of the three and go on a fact finding mission. They can either answer the question, "What causes waves and why are they different in size and shape?", discuss how waves are both ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity
Subject: Physical oceanography
 
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This module explores ocean acoustics, focusing on the propagation and detection of sound in the marine environment. Sound propagation strongly depends on refraction caused by variations in sound speed, and reflection off the seafloor and sea surface. Detection of sound subsequently depends on its propagation path, background noise from human and natural sources, and the sensors used for detection. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Physical oceanography
 
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This radio broadcast reports on the Hidden Ocean cruise, a one-month expedition to catalog what lives in the Arctic ocean and which of these organisms is at risk. The broadcast describes experiments to gather organisms from below drilled ice, from freshwater pools created from melted ice, and at the bottom of the ocean collected from a trawl net. Many of the organisms described depend on the sea ice ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Radio broadcast
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This resource provides an introduction to the use of satellite remote sensing in oceanography. Topics include the advantages of using satellites, some of their capabilities, and some examples of missions and programs to study the ocean. There is also a set of activities on the water cycle, food webs in the ocean, tides, and ocean currents. A page of links to related sites and a reading list of books ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Imagery - remotely sensed, Ref. material
Subject: Physical geography, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Space science, Technology
 
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In this lesson students discover that measurements from space can tell us the overall sea level height, as well as the heights of waves. They will select twenty data points at various latitudes, recording ocean and waves heights, and then make a graph of this data. This activity uses a linear equation to quantify the relationship between wave height and sea level. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Physical oceanography
 
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NOAA Ocean Service (NOS) is responsible for the observation, measurement, assessment and management of the nation's vast coastal and ocean areas. NOS provides world-class products and services that protect millions of lives, billions of dollars in property and irreplaceable natural resources daily. This website is a portal to all the NOS observations, information, measurements and programs. In the ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Government portal
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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