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Title: Seismic Waves
Url: http://crack.seismo.unr.edu/ftp/pub/louie/class/100/seismic-waves.html
Creator: Louie, John N.
Publisher: Nevada Seismological Laboratory
University of Nevada, Reno
Description: This site, from the Nevada Seismological Laboratory at the University of Nevada in Reno, offers illustrated information about seismic waves. The cause for the seismic waves is explained in detail with pictures for easy understanding. Instruments used for measuring them are introduced along with their principle of operation. There are also sound clips recording the sound of seismic waves.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology -- Seismic waves. Elastic waves
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Physics
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Earthquakes
Date Issued: 1996
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Study Guides
Format: html
mp3
quicktime
wav
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Acoustics
Oscillations & Waves
Physics
science
seismic waves
wave movement
waves
Date Of Record Release: 2008-06-02 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-11-04 12:45:43 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 9
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