Network Webcam RP OCEANS LAB

This is the door to RP OCEANS A.K.A. GMCS 108, the Oceans 320 lab that is on the first floor of the GEOLOGY-MATHMATICS-COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCES building. Plumbing facilitates the use of water in tanks. PC’s allow INTERNET based exercises.
This water filled tube is used to time how long particles of different sizes fall one meter. Particles fall at a rate proportional to the square of their diameter. These fall rate factors determine the distribution of sediments on the ocean floor that came from land.


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