Winds high in stratosphere affect deep ocean currents

Evidence has emerged that changes in the winds high up in the stratosphere have a powerful effect on ocean currents a mile below the surface.

Google Currents aims to take on Flipboard

Google's launched a Flipboard-style app allowing users to pull in sources like RSS and online publications into a single magazine-style reader.

North Atlantic ocean currents changed in the 1970s

An examination of deep sea corals has revealed drastic changes to ocean currents in the western North Atlantic since the 1970s.