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Ocean-Wide Sensor Array Provides New Look at Global Ocean Current

Off eastern Greenland

The research vessel Polarstern makes its way through sea ice off of eastern Greenland.

Credit: Mathilde Jutras

The North Atlantic Ocean is a major driver of the global currents that regulate Earth's climate, mix the oceans and sequester carbon from the atmosphere—but researchers haven't been able to get a good look at its inner workings until now.

From Nature
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