Hurricanes & Strong Deep Ocean Currents

Resource ID#: 128649 Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Expert
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COAPS oceanographer Steve Morey describes how math is used to help research hurricanes and  strong deep ocean currents that could effect deep water oil rigs.

Subject(s): Science, Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
Keywords: oceanography , research, hurricanes, deep strong currents, ocean currents, math modeling, Gulf of Mexico, COAPS, Steve Morey, ocean, physics of ocean, oil drilling, patterns, data
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Expert