Ripples, waves & storms

by James E. Gander

Publisher: Wordsmith Press in Westport, ON

Written in English
Published: Pages: 85 Downloads: 856
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Other titlesRipples, waves and storms
StatementJames E. Gander ; illustrations, Joanne van Dreumel.
ContributionsDreumel, Joanne van.
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19636213M
ISBN 100968881823
OCLC/WorldCa53036671

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As the name implies, they are formed by the wind pushing against the ocean’s water as the forces of water’s surface tension (for small ripples) and gravity tend to pull the water back to its original position.

What waves & storms book think and feel comes in ripples, waves or even storms, but it always just moves across the surface of the ocean – the bottom deeply beneath it is always calm. The feelings on top are always temporary, but it’s still up to you to find the calmness deep within.

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Rather than being presented in a complicated manner, this very informative book is also written and illustrated in a straightforward manner for the /5. Ripple definition: Ripples are little waves on the surface of water caused by the wind or by something | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

"Powerful ocean waves fascinate the public, and they have made a lot of news lately." With that indisputable observation, scientist J. Zirker takes off on a whirlwind tour of the world of waves—from the "ordinary" waves that constantly churn the sea to the rogues or freaks that can rise up seemingly from nowhere to heights of 20 meters or more and everything in.

In sedimentology, wave-formed ripples or wave-formed ripple marks are a feature of sediments (sandstones, limestones, siltstones) and ripple marks are often characterised (and thus distinguished from current ripples) by symmetric cross sections and long relatively straight crests, which may commonly bifurcate.

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Waves may be transverse, longitudinal, or a combination of the two. (Water waves are actually a combination of transverse and longitudinal.

The simplified water wave illustrated in ** shows no longitudinal motion of the bird.) The waves on the strings of musical instruments are transverse—so are electromagnetic waves, such as visible light. These waves were inputted into Delft3D WAVE, incorporating the nearshore wave model SWAN to predict waves at the locations where ripples were measured.

Orbital motions at the seabed and grain size were inputted into a time-dependent ripple model with varying dissipation parameters to estimate sand ripples created by Hurricane Ivan.

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Zirker offers a comprehensive and up-to-date account of a familiar phenomenon whose complexity is hardly appreciated by nonscientists. Zirker's deep insights, historic perspectives, and excellent narrative, which he provides with minimal graphics and without Pages: Global Weather Machine.

hot desert winds and frozen arctic storms, there is one constant: change. this foreign obstruction creates ripples and waves "downstream" in the vast air rivers.

the relict ripples left after storms typically had wavelengths close to the maximum wavelength. The time-dependent model is based on an equilibrium model that allows the. The Science of Ocean Waves: Ripples, Tsunamis, and Stormy Seas inspire us and offer opportunities for relaxation and recreation―Zirker explores the physical factors that create waves.

Drawing on some of the recent storms that have devastated entire regions―such as Hurricane Katrina, the tsunami launched by the Sumatran earthquake. The answer should be stated with respect to proper context. The ripples created in the water of a small, isolated water body due to the sudden disturbance by some foreign object are transverse in nature.

This can be visualized by dropping a leaf softly on the water surface and then dropping a pebble or a stone, a small distance away from the leaf. Follow/Fav Ripples, Waves, Tsunamis. By by her tangerine trees updating her maps, and the archaeologist, Nico Robin, was lounging on a deck chair nearby, a book in hand.

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It's the first step in the formation of surfable waves. Wind interaction on the surface of the ocean far from the coast can create some of the best waves on earth. Local shore winds can also produce waves, but they usually destroy the quality of the breaking waves.

Onshore winds are typically known for. Humans build several different types of structures to try to slow down the regular work of erosion that waves produce and to help prevent damage to homes from large storms.

One structure that people build, called a groyne (or groin), is a long narrow pile of rocks that extends out into the water, at right angles to the shoreline (Figure ).

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Wave and storms produce distinctive structures in sedimentary rocks, and I describe them here. You can also see my lecture notes on marine processes at http.