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Ocean Surface Topography from Space
Posters, Brochures, and CD's
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This section contains some of our most popular educational products. Not all products remain available as hardcopy - however, links give you access to PDF versions of posters, book marks and brochures. You can link to all the standards-based classroom activities from the award-winning Visit to an Ocean Planet CD-ROM. Posters include the "Rise and Fall of El Niño" which has descriptive information and classroom activities. Use the "Audience Rating" to help you find just the material you're looking for.

Audience: T = Teacher materials, G = General public, Kids = grades K-8, Y = Young adults and grades 9-12, U = Undergrads, S = Scientists and Graduate students

Audience Material Contributor
T, Kids

Discovering the Ocean Book Cover

TOPEX/Poseidon and Jason Outreach Team, JPL

Jason-1 5th Anniversary/Ocean Literacy Bookmark

Jason-1 Project Office, JPL
T, Kids, All

Phytopia: Discovery of the Marine Ecosystem is an educational CD-ROM.

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, University of New England and Jet Propulsion Laboratory
T, Kids, All

Oceans' Music: Climate's Dance an eye-catching poster with information and educational activities on back to aid in studying the connections between ocean circulation and global climate.

TOPEX/Poseidon and Jason-1 Outreach Team, JPL and AVISO
T, Kids

A Jason-1 Oceanic Adventure - Voyage on the High Seas - a board game with information/classroom activities on back. PDF version available.

TOPEX/Poseidon and Jason-1 Outreach Team, JPL
the Space Place

T, All

El Niño Poster - information/classroom activities on back. PDF version available on-line.

TOPEX/Poseidon Project Office, JPL

T, Kids, Y

Visit to an Ocean Planet

TOPEX/Poseidon Project Office, JPL


Changing Climates: the Ocean Connection (PDF, 2.1 MB) - an informational brochure on TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 and several other Earth Observing missions.

TOPEX/Poseidon Project Office, JPL

T, Kids, Y

The Geonauts Inquire into the Oceans - on-line information about a CD-ROM for learning about ocean processes and satellite altimetry. Limited copies are available. To request a copy or for more information, Contact Annie Richardson.

Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur / Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales

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