Other Resources and Links

The web links below are provided for informational purposes only. Links outside of Ocean Explorer have been checked at the time of this page's publication, but the linking sites may become outdated or non-operational over time.

Web site for the PHAEDRA 2006 Expedition

http://genesismission.jpl.nasa.gov/educate/sims_mini_mod.pdf exit icon
Lesson plan from NASA’s Genesis solar wind expedition, including a mass spectrometer simulation activity

Pennsylvania State University Department of Biology Web site on cold seeps

Bohm, H. and V. Jensen. 1998. Build Your Own Programmable Lego Submersible: Project: Sea Angel AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicle). Westcoast Words. 39 pages.

Bohm, H. 1997. Build your own underwater robot and other wet projects. Westcoast Words. 148 pages.

http://ina.tamu.edu/vm.htm exit icon
The Institute of Nautical Archaeology's Virtual Museum

http://projectsx.dartmouth.edu/history/bronze_age/ exit icon
Dartmouth University Web site, Prehistoric Archaeology of the Aegean, with texts, links to other online resources, and numerous bibliographic references

The Byzantine Shipwreck at Serce Limani

http://ina.tamu.edu/ub_main.htm exit icon– Web site with information about the excavation of a Bronze Age shipwreck at Uluburun, Turkey

http://sara.theellisschool.org/shipwreck exit icon
The Uluburun Shipwreck Web site

Timeline for last 10,000 years from NOAA’s Paleoclimatology Web site

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/bubbles/ exit icon
Marine archaeology activity guide based on investigations of the wreck of a Spanish galleon; from the Schools of California Online Resources for Education Web site

Macaulay, D. 1993. Ship. Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston.

http://pubs.usgs.gov/pdf/planet.html exit icon
This Dynamic Planet, map and explanatory text showing Earth’s physiographic features, plate movements, and locations of volcanoes, earthquakes, and impact craters

http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/fact-sheet/fs013-00/fs013-00.pdf exit icon
Fact sheet on multi-beam mapping

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/longitude exit icon
NOVA Web site on the search for longitude

http://astrolabes.org/ exit icon
Web site with information about astrolabes, including directions for making a simple one

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Earth science education resources

http://www.sciencegems.com/earth2.html exit icon
Science education resources

http://www-sci.lib.uci.edu/HSG/Ref.htm exit iconl
References on just about everything