What Drives Ocean Currents?
Students will gain an understanding of how water density and salinity affect ocean...
Wed, 11/11/2020 - 10:14
The Microbial Loop
Invisible to the naked eye, molecular pieces of proteins, lipids, carbohydrates,...
Mon, 07/08/2019 - 14:17
A Kelp's Slime
Kelp provide a home for microbes to grow on—they're the reason kelp are so slimy....
Wed, 07/03/2019 - 15:55
The Salt Pans
The Mediterranean is super salty due to intense evaporation. Here, locals in...
The Ekman Spiral
As wind blows over the surface layer of water, friction between the two pulls the...
Currents on the ocean surface are driven by wind, temperature, gravity, and the...