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SAR Data part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site from Scripps Institute of Oceanography provides a data acquisition form for obtaining ocean bathymetry data for any set of coordinates. The files can become very large and may take a while ...
Ocean Drilling Program part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site describes the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP). The ODP conducts basic research into the history of the ocean basins and the overall nature of the crust beneath the ocean floor using the ...
Technology Opens Deep Seas to Exploration part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This National Geographic article details deep-sea exploration and the potential that many new technologies have that will help explore this uncharted terrain.
Lost City Expedition part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This website provides an account of a research cruise to the Lost City Hydrothermal Field at the summit of the Atlantis Massif. During this 32-day expedition, scientists onboard the research vessel ...
Learning Center Gallery part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site from the University of Washington features vibrant views, images and animations of the northwestern coastal environment, including Seattle, Puget Sound and northern California. Some of the ...
Ocean Explorer part of SERC Web Resource Collection
With the intent to publicize information on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Images: Visualizing Data part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Available on this site is a host of images, maps, and animations derived from bathymetric and topographic data. Static images and maps include those of estimated seafloor topography from satellite ...
Stephen Giovannoni part of SERC Web Resource Collection
The site features a research profile of Stephen Giovannoni, Professor of Microbiology and Director of the Molecular and Cellular Biology Program at Oregon State University. Giovannoni
Tsunami Generation Animation part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This QuickTime animation by Professor Miho Aoki at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Art Department clearly illustrates how a tsunami can be generated by a subduction zone earthquake. The ...
Thermophiles part of SERC Web Resource Collection
The webpage focuses on thermophiles living in hot springs and black smokers, volcanic hotsprings on the ocean floor, and the mechanics behind their ability to withstand extreme heat. The site also ...