Changing Sea Levels
Change the sea level for three different types of landscape.[more]
As climate changes over long periods of time, the sea level also changes. In cold periods, ice accumulates at the poles; when it is hot, the ice melts and sea level rises. Notches in shore areas show evidence of such changes; they are a tool for the reconstruction of the paleoclimate.[less]
"Changing Sea Levels"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: March 7 2011