EARTH Lesson Drafts—2006

How Deviant Are You?

This activity allows students to understand how gliders self-direct themselves as needed to reach an intended mark due to wind, water currents and other factors affecting their travel. This self-redirection is based on the combination of GPS locations, compass headings, known and encountered currents and other factors


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Barton, M.B., Litvin, S.Y., Vollenweider, J.J., Heintz, R.A., Norcross, B.L., Boswell, K.M., (2019). Experimental determination of tissue turnover rates and trophic discrimination factors for stable carbon and nitrogen isotopes of Arctic Sculpin (Myoxocephalus scorpioides): A common Arctic nearshore fish. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 511: 60-67.
Béguelin, P., Bizimis, M., McIntosh, E.C., Cousens, B., Clague, D.A., (2019). Sources vs processes: Unraveling the compositional heterogeneity of rejuvenated-type Hawaiian magmas. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 514: 119-129.
Boch, C.A., DeVogelaere, A., Burton, E., King, C.E., Lord, J.P., Lovera, C., Litvin, S.Y., Kuhnz, L., Barry, J.P., (2019). Coral translocation as a method to restore impacted deep-sea coral communities. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6: 1-10.
Brewer, P.G., Peltzer, E.T., (2019). The molecular basis for understanding the impacts of ocean warming. Reviews of Geophysics, 57: 1112-1123.
Carter, B.R., Williams, N.L., Evans, W., Fassbender, A.J., Barbero, L., Hauri, C., Feely, R.A., Sutton, A.J., (2019). Time-of-detection as a metric for prioritizing between climate observation quality, frequency, and duration. Geophysical Research Letters, 46: 3853-3861.