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Downwelling

/ˈdaʊnˌwɛl ɪŋ/ Show Spelled[doun-wel-ing] Show IPA. noun Oceanography.

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Variability of the downwelling diffuse attenuation coefficient with
Mantle downwelling Modes of mantle convection
Physics and chemistry of the Earth's interior – Mantle downwelling. Mantle downwelling and subduction zones. Reading: Fowler p 320-335.
Upwelling and down welling at Cabo Frio (Brazil): comparison of
Exact Solutions for Wind-Driven Coastal Upwelling and
Upwelling-downwelling sequences in the generation of red tides in

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Lantern Sharks Can Become Invisible, Glow-In-The-Dark
"The photophores replace the down-welling light from the sun, which is absorbed by the shark's body," lead author Julien Claes explained to Discovery News. "The silhouette of the shark therefore disappears when seen from below.
Five weird (and wacky) pursuits of rich tech moguls
According to the patent application: “The method includes determining a placement of at least one vessel capable of moving water to lower depths in the water via wave induced downwelling.
Glow-in-the-dark shark can become invisible
"The photophores replace the down-welling light from the sun, which is absorbed by the shark's body," lead author Julien Claes explained to Discovery News. "The silhouette of the shark therefore disappears when seen from below.

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Downwelling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Upwelling and Downwelling - Ocean Motion and Surface Currents
Where Ekman transport moves surface waters toward the coast, the water piles up and sinks in the process known as downwelling.
Upwelling and downwelling - Redmap
Upwelling and downwelling are important processes that describe mass movements of the ocean, which affect both surface and deep currents.
Ocean currents, upwelling and downwelling
One prominent current in Fig 1 is the Antarctic circumpolar current. South of Australia and New Zealand, this current is convergent, producing downwelling.
Downwelling
Downwelling occurs when the water on the surface of the sea becomes denser than the water beneath it and so it sinks.

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