TED-Ed: How Ocean Currents Work
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  • Science → Earth Science → Ocean Currents
  • Science → Earth Science → Coriolis Effect
  • Science → Oceanography → 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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