TITLE

Real-Time Ocean Data in the Classroom

AUTHOR(S)
Murray, Laura; Gibson, Deidre; Ward, Angela
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Oct2008, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of the Internet to provide real-time data regarding ocean research in science education. The authors suggest that data from satellites, automated sensors and sound navigation and ranging (SONAR) equipment can be implemented in science curricula, allowing students to conduct research activities regarding how oceans affect weather, the geographical locations of marine animals and the effect of ocean temperature on climate change.
ACCESSION #
34906349

 

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