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Title: Ocean Adventure: From Deep Sea to Deep Space
Url: http://library.thinkquest.org/18828/index.html
Creator: Mann, Jon
Sakas, Karl
Smith, Kyle
Publisher: Oracle Corporation
Description: This site contains a WebQuest where users travel to the deepest depths of Earth's oceans to explore hydrothermal vent systems. Users learn about hydrothermal vent geology and ecology and take a virtual dive in an actual submersible to learn more about the vents and their environments. The WebQuest features a menu of links including dive briefing, ethics, research tools, mysteries, meet the scientists, interactivities, fauna, forum, geology, glossary, significance, and acknowledgements and sources. This site provides a wealth of information, images, and videos on hydrothermal vent systems.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water
Science -- Microbiology -- Addresses, essays, lectures
Science -- Microbiology -- Microbial ecology -- By type of environment -- Water. Aquatic microbiology -- Seawater. Marine microbiology -- Hydrothermal vents
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Oceanography -- Thermal properties
Geography -- Hydrology
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Image (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-06-30 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-07-26 16:07:06 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Microbial Life
Full Record Views: 82
Resource URL Clicks: 6
Cumulative Rating: NOT YET RATED
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