TITLE

HEAT AND LIGHT

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Oceans (9781405321754);2008, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Oceans" is presented. It explores the role that heat and light play in ocean water and how the oceans are warmed by the Sun. It discusses that as compared to polar seas, tropical oceans are warmer. It is said that this heat is redistributed by the currents of the ocean throughout the earth. It analyzes the reason behind the heating of the oceans, the ocean's temperatures, layers, colour, light zones, pressure and sound.
ACCESSION #
43662798

 

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