Videos note: this page still under construction
Glacier Time Lapse (various) [Chasing Ice Documentary]: Some great time lapses in this along with some real-time footage of ice calving. Footage compiled from the documentary Chasing Ice. Students really think this is cool.
5 min 06 sec
One Year Time Lapse of Glacial Retreat in Chile [djxatlanta]: Great time lapse showing glacial movement.
1 min 03 sec
Glacier Time Lapse, Alaska 2004: Very good time lapse showing glacial movement (the link skips the first 2 mins of the video and takes you right to the time lapse). Audio: I like Tom Petty as much as the next guy but the music is distracting on this.
more videos to come...
So Much to Learn About the Oceans From Sand (NY Times): Article about a study on sand erosion/deposition. The article is OK, but check out the accompanying audio slideshow and especially the interactive feature that shows varying sand types around the world entitled The World, Grain by Grain. Jan 2009
Click here to check out Rob Holman's sand collection page on the U of Oregon's Coastal Imaging Lab page. The site is clunky, but click on The CIL Sand Collection, then find the "CIL Sand Quiz". Not very user friendly but it has some great close ups of sand and brief comments on each.