|Year Level(s)||Years 7-10|
|Subject Area(s)||Geography Science SOSE Physics Earth & Environmental Science|
|Resource Type||Media Video|
|Publish Date||10th Oct 2012|
This resource is a 3-minute animated clip which combines images, diagrams, graphics and voice-over to explain what is meant by the mineral exploration method called seismic imaging or reflection seismology. It describes how scientists use technology to measure acoustic energy waves in the Earth to locate mineral, hydrocarbon and hot-rock resource deposits.
A short animation about seismic imaging can be found on our YouTube channel, by clicking here.
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