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Deepest Ocean Trench
Deepest Ocean Trench
Deepest Part of the Ocean The Mariana Trench is the deepest point in the ocean.
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Titan Submarine
Titan Submarine
Exploring a Hydrocarbon Sea on Titan with a submarine is a potential NASA mission.
Sea Level Rise Map
Sea Level Rise Map
Sea Level Rise Map A Google map that shows where flooding will occur when sea level rises.
Tsunami Causes
What Causes a Tsunami?
What Causes a Tsunami? Learn how plate motions trigger earthquakes and tsunamis.
Arctic Ocean Seafloor
Arctic Ocean Seafloor map
Arctic Ocean Seafloor Map The ridges, basins, shelves and rifts defining the Arctic seafloor.
Deepest Volcano
Deepest Volcano
Deepest Volcano Erupting 4000 feet below the Pacific\'s surface.
Sand
Sand
Sand is a diverse material. This gallery includes photos of sand from around the world.
Sand Photography
Sand Photography
A Gallery of Sand Sand from around the world photographed by Dr. Gary Greenberg.
Atlantic Tsunamis
Atlantic ocean tsunamis
Atlantic Ocean Tsunamis Rare events that can cause damage and threaten millions of people.
Pacific Tsunamis
Pacific Tsunamis
Pacific Ocean Tsunamis Surrounded by plate boundaries, that can produce tsunami.
Who Owns The Arctic?
Who Owns The Arctic?
Who Owns The Arctic? USGS estimates that 25% of all new oil & gas will be found in the Arctic.
Loihi Seamount
Loihi Seamount
Loihi Seamount is a submarine volcano that could become an island in the Hawaiian Chain.
Northwest Passage
Melting NW Passage
The Northwest Passage can now being used in summer and fall for commercial shipping.
Arctic Ocean Map
Arctic Ocean Map
Arctic Ocean Map A physical map of the Arctic Ocean.
Draw Plate Tectonics
Draw Plate Tectonics
Teaching Plate Tectonics with easy-to-draw illustrations. Students love to draw.
Indian Ocean Tsunamis
Indian Ocean Tsunamis
Indian Ocean Tsunamis Deadly tsunamis triggered by earthquakes and volcanoes.
Bathyscaphe Trieste
Bathyscaphe Trieste
Bathyscaphe Trieste Diving to the deepest part of the ocean in 1960.
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