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Title: Stratospheric Ozone PDF
Url: https://esa21.kennesaw.edu/activities/stratosphericozone/stratospheri...
Creator: Pratte, John
Publisher: Kennesaw State University
Description: High levels of ultraviolet light can be harmful to many biological systems, as this higher energy radiation has a mutagenic effect on plant and animal cells. This activity studies the relationship between the amount of ultraviolet (UV) radiation that gets to Earth's surface and the amount of stratospheric ozone overhead. Users plot remote sensing data from the NASA Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) satellite and UV monitors at the South Pole to see if any correlation exists between the two variables. Links to related sites and to a radio program from National Public Radio on the ozone hole that appeared over the Arctic in 2000 are provided.
LC Classification: Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Mutations -- Induced mutation. DNA damage -- Site-specific mutagenesis
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Atmospheric chemistry
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Atmospheric shells (General)
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Atmospheric shells (General) -- Specific shells, A-Z -- Stratosphere. Stratopause
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Spectroscopy -- Ultraviolet spectrum
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Earth science
Health -- Environmental health
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Atmosphere
Meteorology -- Stratosphere
Geography -- Climatology
Physics -- Optics and light
Resource Type: Dataset (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
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Format: pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
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Language: English
Rights: Environmental Science Activity
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2009-01-01 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2015-04-13 09:00:35 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Environmental Science Activities for the 21st Century
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Resource URL Clicks: 10
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