Oceans

The oceans cover seven-tenths of the Earth's surface. Reservoirs of heat and carbon they regulate global climate. Today satellites give us the first accurate global views of the seas, mapping sea-surface height, surface temperature, plankton and currents.

Hi-resolution files available for download.

HI-RES MOV
Size:
129 769 kb
HI-RES VOB
Size:
175 000 kb

Last update: 16 April 2010

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