Category Archives: Basics

What does the ocean have to do with human health?

Our ocean and coasts affect us all—even those of us who don’t live near the shoreline. Consider the economy. Through the fishing and boating industry,… Continue reading

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What are the trade winds?

Known to sailors around the world, the trade winds and associated ocean currents helped early sailing ships from European and African ports make their journeys… Continue reading

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