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The next wave : the quest to harness the power of the oceans / by Elizabeth Rusch.

By: Rusch, Elizabeth.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Scientists in the field: Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]Description: 72 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780544099999; 0544099990.Subject(s): Ocean energy resources -- Juvenile literature | Tidal power -- Juvenile literature | Renewable energy sources -- Juvenile literature | Ocean energy resources | Tidal power | Renewable energy sources | Ocean energy resources | Renewable energy sources | Tidal powerGenre/Form: Juvenile works.DDC classification: 621.31/2134
Contents:
The power of waves -- The mikes -- Building buoys -- Steel in the water -- Ducking the waves -- Testing, testing -- Big power from big seas -- Saved by waves? -- Wave words -- A big wave of thanks.
Summary: From an acclaimed Scientists in the Field author comes the electrifying story of the scientists and engineers who are working to transform ocean waves into electricity in hopes of generating a cleaner, more sustainable power source.
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Age 10-14.

Grade 7 to 8.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The power of waves -- The mikes -- Building buoys -- Steel in the water -- Ducking the waves -- Testing, testing -- Big power from big seas -- Saved by waves? -- Wave words -- A big wave of thanks.

From an acclaimed Scientists in the Field author comes the electrifying story of the scientists and engineers who are working to transform ocean waves into electricity in hopes of generating a cleaner, more sustainable power source.

Text in English.

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