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Other

Description:

This in-depth site defines sound and describes its measurement, behavior in water, and importance to marine life and humans. Extensive audio gallery includes examples of sound production by invertebrates, fishes, marine mammals. Human uses of underwater sound and the technology and applications of acoustic equipment are explained. Profiles of researchers in physical oceanography, marine biology, engineering provides current examples. Teacher resources include reference materials and interactive lesson plans using audio data.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Oceanography,NSDL,Biological oceanography,Undergraduate (Lower Division),physics of sound,Space sciences,Physical sciences,Graduate/Professional,Space Science,marine life sounds,NSDL_SetSpec_2667291,Lesson plans,Higher Education,underwater sound,Life Science,Astronomy,sound detection,Middle School,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061130094718165T,Science,lesson plans,Elementary School,Chemistry,Physics,audio data,sound production,audio gallery,High School,Physical oceanography,Education,Technology,Geoscience,Earth science

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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