This BBC special weather report is a real life example of wind currents in action. This video shows global weather extremes, arctic ice melt, and gulf stream.
Explains how atmospheric measurements such as surface air temperature, precipitation, and clouds can help scientists understand the ocean's impact on weather and climate and what this means for life here on Earth (6:01).
Reviews how ocean currents transfer heat from one place to another.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
The Southern Ocean is the fifth ocean. It is dominated by the Antarctic Circumpolar Current, which goes clockwise around Antarctica.
Find out how and why seawater salinity is changing and the effect that could have on ocean currents.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from How Ocean Currents Moderate Climate.