Ocean Salinity

OCEAN SALINITY: Why Oceans Have Salt

Ocean Salinity: Why Oceans Have Salt Imagine you’re stranded on a raft in the middle of the ocean. All this water. But no fresh water to drink. Oceans are salty because runoff transports minerals and […]

Ocean Wave Reverberation

The Earth Hums from Ocean Waves

Earth hums because of ocean waves Even without earthquakes, seismometers constantly record seismic energy. It records periods of oscillations about every 6 seconds as background noise. These oscillations are due to ocean waves constantly crashing […]