Coastal Systems: Waves 2 Oscillation and Wave Speed - Exploring 5 months ago   02:13

In the field with Simon Haslett, Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Wales and author of Coastal Systems (2016, University of Wales Press).
Topics: Oscillatory waves, wave-height, wave-length, wave-period, wave-base, surf, shoaling, breaking, translatory waves, wave energy.
Location: Plage de Mezpeurleuch (Finistere, France).
Latitude/longitude (for Google Earth): 48°0'9.40"N, 4°30'11.32"W.
Further reading: S. K. Haslett (2016) Coastal Systems, 3rd Edition. University of Wales Press, Cardiff, 230pp. Available from : (see Section 2.2).
Camera operator: Dr David Simm (Bath Spa University).

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Sam Freeman
Quite frankly the lady in red needs to be knocked the fuck out.
Dude: You could have edited these short videos about waves into a single longer video.
very helpful :)
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Oscillation and Wave Speed - Exploring Coastal Systems: Waves 2 5 months ago   03:44

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