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Michigan State Applet Collection: Tsunami Simulator is part of Michigan State University: The Applet Collection
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This is a link to the full collection of Java applets developed by the same authors.


Michigan State Applet Collection: Tsunami Simulator is supplemented by Modeling the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami for Introductory Physics Students
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This article contains a complete lesson plan for constructing a 6-foot tsunami tank in the high school science classroom. It gives explicit directions  on how to create an impulsive disturbance in the tank to simulate an earthquake that, in turn, generates a tsunami-like wave.


Michigan State Applet Collection: Tsunami Simulator covers the same topic as Waves of Destruction: Tsunamis
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A set of 3 interactive articles that accompany the Savage Earth PBS series. Users will explore the anatomy of a tsunami, view animations of how tsunamis generate, and hear an interview with a tsunami survivor.



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