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The Role of Ocean Currents in Climate

Grades: 6-12
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Ocean surface currents have a major impact on regional climate around the world, bringing coastal fog to San Francisco and comfortable temperatures to the ...

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Additional imagery courtesy of NOAA.gov, Science on a Sphere® Datasets, (NASA Sea Currents), Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, and Boonshoft Museum of Discovery.

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