February 6, 2013

Strange Underwater Waves Seen from Space

Douglas Main, Our Amazing Planet


NASA

In the ocean, there are more waves than meet the eye.

Below the whitecaps breaking on the sea surface, so-called internal waves ripple through the water. These waves can travel long distances, but rarely does evidence of their existence surface — unless you're looking down from space, that is.

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