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Ocean Facts:

What is HAZMAT? (Ocean Observations)

What is an ocean glider? (Ocean Observations)

How does NOAA monitor water levels around the nation? (Ocean Observations)

What is a marsh organ? (Ocean Observations)

What is a turbidity current? (Ocean Observations)

Why does the ocean have waves? (Ocean Observations)

What is an Operational Forecast System? (Ocean Observations)

What is blue carbon? (Ocean Observations)

What is PORTSĀ®? (Ocean Observations)

What is nuisance flooding? (Ocean Observations)

What are the horse latitudes? (Ocean Observations)

What is bombogenesis? (Ocean Observations)

What is the International Date Line? (Ocean Observations)

What is an anchialine pool? (Ocean Observations)

What is a hurricane? (Ocean Observations)

Why do we name tropical storms? (Ocean Observations)

What is a seiche? (Ocean Observations)

What is ocean acidification? (Ocean Observations)

What is LIDAR? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between storm surge and storm tide? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between a hurricane watch and a warning? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between an AUV and a ROV? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between a nautical mile and a knot? (Ocean Observations)

What is 'Old Sow'? (Ocean Observations)

What is sea foam? (Ocean Observations)

How big is the Atlantic Ocean? (Ocean Observations)

What is the cryosphere? (Ocean Observations)

What is the geoid? (Ocean Observations)

What is Digital Coast? (Ocean Observations)

What is the Storm QuickLook? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between weather and climate? (Ocean Observations)

Could a hurricane make a large oil spill worse? (Ocean Observations)

Is there gold in the ocean? (Ocean Observations)

How can you tell the difference between an oil slick and an algal bloom? (Ocean Observations)

How did the Hawaiian Islands form? (Ocean Observations)

How much of the ocean have we explored? (Ocean Observations)

How does pressure change with ocean depth? (Ocean Observations)

What is the EEZ? (Ocean Observations)

What is a navigation response team? (Ocean Observations)

Why is the ocean salty, but rivers flowing into it are not? (Ocean Observations)

Why does the ocean get colder at depth? (Ocean Observations)

What is an eddy? (Ocean Observations)

What is the difference between a hurricane, a cyclone, and a typhoon? (Ocean Observations)

What is a waterspout? (Ocean Observations)

What is a tidal wave? (Ocean Observations)

Is sea level the same all across the ocean? (Ocean Observations)

How is ocean observing data used? (Ocean Observations)

Where is all of the Earth's water? (Ocean Observations)

Did I find a lost underwater civilization? (Ocean Observations)

What is remote sensing? (Ocean Observations)

What is IOOS? (Ocean Observations)

What are El Nino and La Nina? (Ocean Observations)

How is sea level rise related to climate change? (Ocean Observations)

What does an oceanographer do? (Ocean Observations)

How fast is the Gulf Stream? (Ocean Observations)

What is a rogue wave? (Ocean Observations)

Where is the highest tide? (Ocean Observations)

How far does light travel in the ocean? (Ocean Observations)

What is a sonar? (Ocean Observations)

What role does the ocean play in the weather? (Ocean Observations)

Is sea level rising? (Ocean Observations)

What is the longest mountain range on earth? (Ocean Observations)

What is a benthic habitat map? (Ocean Observations)

How deep is the ocean? (Ocean Observations)

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