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Exploring our Blue Planet


Duration: 1.5 hour

Suitability: Stage 2, 3

Location: Building 2, SIMS Teaching Laboratory


Earth is known as the ‘Blue Planet’, with ocean covering more than 70% of its surface area. In this workshop, students will investigate the physical properties of the ocean and the mechanisms that drive ocean circulation to learn how these properties influence weather and climatic patterns, maintain local ecosystems and help shape the features of the earth that we enjoy every day.


For program details and bookings please contact education@sims.org.au