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Golden Software Surfer 10

Golden Software Surfer 10

Surfer® Version 10 Golden Software’s Surfer software is a full-function 3D visualization, contouring and surface modeling package that runs under Microsoft Windows. Surfer is used extensively for terrain modeling, landscape visualization, surface analysis, contour mapping, 3D surface mapping, gridding, volumetrics, and much more.

23 abril, 2011 | 1 Comentario Seguir leyendo
¿Qué diferencias hay entre un sismo y un terremoto?

¿Qué diferencias hay entre un sismo y un terremoto?

La diferencia entre estos términos es exclusivamente etimológica, ya que mientras la palabra sismo procede del griego “σεισμός”, que significa temblor; la palabra terremoto deriva del latín: terra= tierra y moto= movimiento, pero ambas se refieren al mismo fenómeno, y ninguna de ambas alude a una intensidad, origen o ninguna otra característica distintiva, por lo cual son términos absolutamente intercambiables […]

7 febrero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Perspectives on Ocean Science: Draining the Oceans

Perspectives on Ocean Science: Draining the Oceans

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Perspectives on Ocean Science: Exploring Planetary Interiors

Perspectives on Ocean Science: Exploring Planetary Interiors

Explore our nearest planetary neighbors with Dr. Catherine Johnson as she demonstrates how she uses remote sensing to delve beneath the surface of the terrestrial planets.  

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Imaging Earth's Crust in the Ocean

Imaging Earth’s Crust in the Ocean

Dr. Kerry Key discusses electromagnetic exploration techniques in the study of the earth’s upper crust and mantle at mid-ocean ridges.

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Volcanoes and Hot Spots

Volcanoes and Hot Spots

In this COSMOS Discovery Lecture Series, UC Santa Cruz Professor Justin Revenaugh explores the importance and the hazards of volcanoes, including how they relate to the breakup of the Earth’s continents, mass extinctions, and the diversity of life.

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
An Undersea Mountain: Tectonic Plates and Hydrothermal Vents

An Undersea Mountain: Tectonic Plates and Hydrothermal Vents

Join Scripps Institution’s Donna Blackman as she shares a fascinating look at tectonic plate spreading and the discovery of a “lost-city” of hydrothermal vents and the unique creatures that dwell there.

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Exploring Earthquake History Along the San Andreas Fault

Exploring Earthquake History Along the San Andreas Fault

Join Dr. Bridget Smith as she takes us on a journey back in time deciphering the historical behavior of the San Andreas and explaining how studying earthquake history can give us future insight.

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Tools for Understanding Seismology in Southern California

Tools for Understanding Seismology in Southern California

The potential impacts of earthquakes on society in southern California have only recently been quantified and with advances in technology the opportunities for understanding them have never been greater. Explore how this amazing new understanding is emerging from Scripps Institution of Oceanography with geophysicist John Orcutt.

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo
Earthquake Mainshocks and Aftershocks

Earthquake Mainshocks and Aftershocks

Dr. Debi Kilb discusses what seismologists now understand about the extent and duration of aftershocks following major earthquakes, and what mysteries remain for future seismic scientists to unravel.  

15 enero, 2011 | 0 Comentarios Seguir leyendo