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Ocean extremes

Jonathan Kronstadt

Ocean extremes

life in the darkest depths and under the ice

by Jonathan Kronstadt

  • 185 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deep-sea animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Animals -- Polar regions -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jonathan Kronstadt ; with Sharon Katz Cooper, consultant.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesUndersea university
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL125.5 .K76 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16320447M
    ISBN 100439711908
    LC Control Number2006531185
    OCLC/WorldCa71813823

    Extreme Ocean Amazing Animals, High-tech Gear, Record-breaking Depths, and Much More! (Book): Earle, Sylvia A.: Discover the most outrageous aspects of the deep bluefrom record-breaking depths to towering tsunamis, underwater giants to tiny sea creatures--along with ocean conservation challenges and what you can do to help. Dive into a world of aquatic mystery in this action-packed. This is a list of weather records, a list of the most extreme occurrences of weather phenomena for various weather records are measured under specific conditions—such as surface temperature and wind speed—to keep consistency among measurements around the Earth.

    “Extreme Ocean Waves”, edited by E. Pelinovsky and C. Kharif, second edition, Springer International Publishing, ; ISBN: , ISBN (eBook): The second edition of “Extreme Ocean Waves” published by Springer is an update of a collection of 12 papers edited by Efim Pelinovsky and Christian Kharif following the April meeting of the General Assembly Author: Eric L. Geist. Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get g: Ocean extremes.

      Extreme Ocean reveals the mystery, majesty, danger, and — above all –the importance of our ocean. My review of Extreme Ocean. Happy April! This is my birthday month, and it’s also the month we celebrate Earth Day. Extreme Ocean is a great book to share with your kids about ocean conservation. And, did you know that June 8 is World Ocean Day? “Throughout the book, in fact, the reader will find a combination of theoretical and statistical/empirical treatment necessary for the complete examination of this subject. Overall, ‘Extreme Ocean Waves’ is a valuable contribution to the literature on wave theory and statistics, helping fill an important gap in our knowledge of a.


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Product details Age Range: 9 - 12 years Grade Level: 4 - 7 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Hardcover: 60 pages Publisher: Chronicle Books (April 2, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 1 pounds Customer /5(4).

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The selected articles address such issues as the formation of rogue waves due to modulational instability of nonlinear wave field, physical and statistical properties of extreme ocean wave generation in deep water as well as in shallow water, various models of nonlinear water waves, special analysis of nonlinear resonances between water waves.

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