“The Great Whirl” -NASA Scientists Track Giant Ocean Vortex from Space

    Researchers have found a new way to use satellites to monitor the Great Whirl, a massive whirlpool the size of Colorado that forms each year off the coast of East Africa. Because the Whirl is so large, scientists have difficulty defining its boundaries, and don’t fully understand how the Whirl varies from year … Continue reading “The Great Whirl” -NASA Scientists Track Giant Ocean Vortex from Space