Under the Ice: Imaging Glacier Bases with Sound

Students investigate with radio waves that are used to remotely sense the topography beneath the ice sheet. They experiment with travel time of waves and convert data to distance and depth. As a result, they develop a profile of the topography beneath the ice sheet.

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Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
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