Sunday, November 25, 2012

Questions Day 13

1. Do you get to mess with any of the main control panels in the engine room?

2. Have you met all the people on board the ship yet or not?

Questions Day 12

1. What are your predictions for the styrofoam cups, what do you think will happen to them?

2. Do you feel like a scientist on board the ship?

Questions for Day 11

1. Why do you launch XPT's?

2. Do you know how to read all that difficult data on the computers?

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Questions #3

1. What is a dynamic positioning ship?

2. How do you feel your experience thus far has affected your curiosity about the ocean, has it increased it or decreased it?

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

More Questions

1. Science Question: What does an acoustic do?

2. Are you worried about a heavy storm ever putting your safety at risk?

3. Does the work you do require a lot of difficult machinery?

Comment to Jonathan: Maybe you shouldn't write an essay for every response. JK
Comment to Julie: Maybe more detail on your responses. (dont take it seriously)

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Cruise Questions

1. Is the food any good, and if it is can you get seconds and what type of food is it.

2. Can you play any type of sports on ship, if you can, what type of sports.

3. Is it easy to get sea sick?

Monday, November 5, 2012

Essential Questions

1. Three major geological events that took place on Planet Earth were the mass extinction of dinosaurs, when Pangea split, and the first time homo-sapiens appeared.
2. There are three Eras, and four Eons in Earth's history.

3. An eon is the largest unit of the geological time scale as oppose to an era which is the second largest unit of the geological time scale.

4. Scientists created eras and eons in the first place in order to have a type of measuring unit for them to be able to measure time in terms of the Earth.