COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Just 5 questions: Sea surface topography
Description: Earth's seas and oceans have high and low points, just like Earth's continents have hills and valleys. The difference is that sea surface topography is affected by temperature, currents and underwater mountains and trenches. Scientists are working to understand how sea level rise, warming oceans and sea surface topography will interact and affect our planet as our climate continues to change. [Source: NASA Climate Change News]
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Source: NASA Climate Change News
Publish Date: 8/4/2015
Reading Level: Basic
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