Science View

Science View

The Leading Edge: The Large Meander of the Massive Kuroshio Current

The Kuroshio Current flows along Japan's southern coast, but has been meandering from its usual course since 2017. What mechanism causes this large meander? The latest research has an answer.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #215

Wednesday, June 5 at 3:30 am on 12.4

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  • Tuesday, June 4 at 9:30 am on 12.4
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Top Japanese scientists delve into the fascinating worlds of cutting-edge technology and the natural sciences.