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Visit to an Ocean Planet Educational CD-ROM
Entry ID: 01-Ocean_Planet-00

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Summary
Abstract: The "Visit to an Ocean Planet" CD-ROM reveals the importance of our oceans to global climate and life. It allows users to explore the Gulf of Mexico with satellite data, investigate the 1997-98 El Nino, discover "what's up" with Earth-orbiting satellites, and learn about the research activities of real life oceanographers.

The CD-ROM is divided into 3 main sections; Expedition, Mission, and ... View entire text
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Description: Additional online resources related to the TOPEX/Poseidon
mission.

Description: We've prepared a veritable ocean of educational resources on
weather, climate, and oceanic science for learners of all
ages and backgrounds.
Service Citation
Originators: JPL Physical Oceanography DAAC, NASA
Title: Visit to an Ocean Planet Educational CD-ROM
Provider: JPL Physical Oceanography DAAC, NASA
Edition: 1.1
URL: http://topex-www.jpl.nasa.gov/education/cdrom.html
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >INTERACTIVE PROGRAMS >STAND ALONE Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS >CHEMICAL SPILLS Parameter Definition
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS >OIL SPILLS Parameter Definition
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Use Constraints The classroom activities are in PDF format. You will need Adobe
Acrobat Reader to view them.

http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep.html
Ancillary Keywords
El Nino
Climate Change
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Service Provider
NASA/JPL/PODAAC > Physical Oceanography Distributed Active Archive Center, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: PO.DAAC USER SERVICES
Phone: (818) 393-7165
Email: podaac at podaac.jpl.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
M/S 300-320
4800 Oak Grove Drive
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109-8099
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: CD-ROM
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2000-05-08
SERF Last Revision Date: 2009-10-16
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