The Ocean Conveyor
From Oceanus Magazine
Following seawater pathways to help predict climate changes
Scientists investigate the avalanche of winds known as piteraqs
Student examines leaks from a great deep-sea current
Scientists confirm existence of a previously unknown current
A WHOI graduate student explores tip jets and deep convection
WHOI ship, scientists, and crew probe strategic oceanic gateway
The North Atlantic's circulation is more complex than previously thought
How will climate warming affect ocean circulation? The answer isn't so simple.
Line W moorings monitor an intersection where key climate-influencing currents converge
Is the Atlantic's circulation slowing down? Moorings in rough waters monitor the ocean's pulse.
Can “sticky” isotopes help us measure how water flows deep in the ocean?
Radiocarbon in deep-sea sediments reveals shifts in ocean circulation and climate
Clues in seafloor sediments link ocean shifts and climate changes
Experimental mooring monitors water flow through Hudson Strait
A conversation with physical oceanographer Joe Pedlosky
Drifting continents open and close gateways between oceans and shift Earth's climate
A Wintertime Cruise to the North Atlantic
Rough Seafloor Topography has Far-Reaching Effect
Subpolar Signals Appears Years Later at Bermuda
But it's Not a Smooth Process And it Mightily Affects Climate