Website Detail Page

published by the Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
This Wikipedia entry provides a description of stalactites, along with several photographs.  It also includes a series of time lapse photos that show a model stalactite growing down to meet an upward-growing model stalagmite. Links to related Wikipedia pages are included.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Other Sciences
- Environmental Science
- Geoscience
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Informal Education
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- Educators
- text/html
- image/gif
- image/jpeg
  • Currently 0.0/5

Want to rate this material?
Login here!

Additional Information
Physics To Go This resource was a Physics To Go feature from February 1, 2008 until February 16, 2008. View the feature here!

Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: Does not have a copyright, license, or other use restriction.
Does not have a copyright, license, or other use restriction.
Courtesy of:
Keywords: calcium carbonate, cave geology, stalactite
Record Creator: Metadata instance created January 29, 2008 by Ann Deml
Record Updated: Aug 02, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
Last Update
when Cataloged:
January 22, 2008
ComPADRE is beta testing Citation Styles!

Record Link
AIP Format
(Wikimedia Foundation Inc.), WWW Document, (
Stalactite (Wikimedia Foundation Inc.), <>.
APA Format
Stalactite. (2008, January 22). Retrieved June 18, 2024, from Wikimedia Foundation Inc.:
Chicago Format
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.. Stalactite. Wikimedia Foundation Inc., January 22, 2008. (accessed 18 June 2024).
MLA Format
Stalactite. Wikimedia Foundation Inc.. 22 Jan. 2008. 18 June 2024 <>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {Stalactite}, Publisher = {Wikimedia Foundation Inc.}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {18 June 2024}, Month = {January 22, 2008}, Year = {} }
Refer Export Format

%T Stalactite %D January 22, 2008 %I Wikimedia Foundation Inc. %U %O text/html

EndNote Export Format

%0 Electronic Source %D January 22, 2008 %T Stalactite %I Wikimedia Foundation Inc. %V 2024 %N 18 June 2024 %8 January 22, 2008 %9 text/html %U

Disclaimer: ComPADRE offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure. Please refer to the style manuals in the Citation Source Information area for clarifications.

Citation Source Information

The AIP Style presented is based on information from the AIP Style Manual.

The APA Style presented is based on information from APA Electronic References.

The Chicago Style presented is based on information from Examples of Chicago-Style Documentation.

The MLA Style presented is based on information from the MLA FAQ.

Have experience with this material? Login to leave a comment sharing your experience.

Know of a related resource? Login to relate this resource to other material across the web.

Know of a better resource? Suggest it!

See a problem with this material's physics or description? Contact us!