This is a general collection of web sites that relate to
teaching oceanography at the undergraduate level. Please let us know
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Ocean Surface Topography from Space - Science part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site, from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology, describes the scientific applications of ocean surface topography from missions such as TOPEX/Poseidon and ...
Resources for Earth Science and Geography Instruction part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This website contains links to sites featuring maps, images and other topics related to an introductory earth science or physical geography class. Links are also available for environmental science, ...
Oceanography Education part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This webpage from the University of California, Santa Barbara features resources for oceanography education. The site has links to teacher resources, presentations, course materials, and data.
Can Iron-Enriched Oceans Thwart Global Warming? part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This article from National Geographic News addresses the possibility of adding iron to ocean systems in order to improve phytoplankton growth, which would remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere ...
Ballard Team Has High Hopes for Deep-Water Robot part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This National Geographic article describes Hercules, an innovative underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV) equipped with mechanical arms, fingers, and a variety of tools. The robot will be used to ...
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.
Superposition of Water Waves part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site from the University of Delaware presents a computer model of water waves using a Java interface. The applets can be programmed by height, period, wave number (up to four) and by motion ...
Java Applets for Coastal Engineering part of SERC Web Resource Collection
This site features a directory of Java Applets that model physical phenomena related to hydrodynamics and coastal processes.