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The Ocean: 100 Years of Discovery

The Ocean: 100 Years of Discovery

A course for teachers about the interdependent systems of the ocean - covering plate tectonics, the nature of seawater, ocean circulation, and life in the sea; and the ocean's interaction with land, air and people. These lectures summarize the remarkable scientific knowledge we possess today, and survey the history of rapidly evolving discoveries, setting the scene as we head into this next century. The slide set contains copyrighted material. The slides may be freely used in class, in teaching courses in school and college, and for giving presentations to the public. They should not be printed and distributed, or republished electronically, without written permission.


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