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Publisher: Goddard Space Flight Center
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This Earth Observatory image of the day shows the ash plume of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano spreading from Iceland toward continental Europe. The page includes a short article…
  
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Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
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This U.S. Geological Survey site lists and discusses the properties of volcanic ash. The site contains many helpful diagrams, and explains topics including the size of ash particles,…
  
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Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service
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This article from PBS relates the story of Harry Hess, the geologist who proposed sea-floor spreading as the mechanism that explains continental drift. The article includes a picture…
  
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Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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This page contains journals from the Alvin expedition to the Mid-Atlantic Ridge in 2000. The journals explain the mission's objective to observe the sea floor and undersea geological…
  
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Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service
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This PBS site provides information of the mysterious sliding rocks in Death Valley, reviews competing hypotheses, and features the work of a geologist using GPS in her investigation.…
  
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Publisher: Wayne's Word
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This webpage from Wayne's Word provides information about the origin of sand dunes, forms of life present there, and the sounds produced by "booming" dunes. Numerous dunes in the…
  
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Publisher: Utah Education Network
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This webpage from the Utah Education Network provides directions for a tabletop simulation of erosion by wind and water, requiring only everyday materials. The page includes…
  
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United States Geologic Survey
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Visit this site to see a large collection of images of Earth from space. On the blue navigation bar near the top of the homepage, put the cursor on "Gallery" (what else?). In…
  
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C. Nave
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This webpage, from Hyperphysics, provides a detailed explanation of how waves form in the ocean. A series of diagrams show how the water moves as a wave passes by. The site shows how…
  
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Publisher: Scientific American
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This Scientific American article discusses how rogue waves were measured in 1955, which encouraged scientists to try to find the causes behind them. Several methods that attempt to…
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