TED-Ed: How Ocean Currents Work
4m 15s
global conveyer belt
science
earth science
ocean currents
oceanography
coriolis effect
thermohaline circulation

This clip illustrates ocean currents and the factors that affect them. It mentions that there are both surface currents and deep sea currents, which make up 90% of the ocean's water. It also explains how the Earth's rotation causes phenomena such as the Coriolis Effect.

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