Drilling for the Ocean's Secrets

Will Sager, National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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This NASA site (for kids) features the career of oceanographer Will Sager, who narrates how the Ocean Drilling Program is involved in drilling and interpreting rocks and sediments from the ocean floor. Color images are also included.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, Biology:Microbiology, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Geoscience:Oceanography, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5)
Ocean Environments: Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biosphere:Microbiology, Ocean, Climate
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Ecology, Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate Change, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science