The Anatomy of a Wave
A wave forms in a series of crests and troughs. The crests are the peak heights of...
Currents, Waves, and Tides
Looking toward the sea from land, it may appear that the ocean is a stagnant place....
Who Moved the Beach?
Coastal erosion is a natural process that sweeps large sections of land out to sea....
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Ship Under a Bridge
Ocean conditions change every hour of every day. Tides, currents, and winds are...
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Very few plant species can survive close to the ocean, where pounding surf fills...