University of Washington Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington
This site from the University of Washington includes a Quicktime movie that shows the propagation of the earthquake-generated 1960 Chilean tsunami across the Pacific Ocean. The page also describes the physics of tsunamis through several exploration questions.
Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics, Geoscience:Oceanography:Physical Resource Type: Pedagogic Resources:Overview/Summary, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Geophysics Ocean Environments: Surface Waters, Coastal and Estuarine, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal:Fracture Zone Topics: Ocean:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Earth surface, Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics, Ocean:Physical OceanographyKeyword: natural hazards
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