Ocean Currents, Drifting Debris And Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
Airplane debris that washed up on a beach on Reunion Island, near Madagascar, could be the first evidence in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared over the Indian Ocean in March 2014 with 239 people on board.
Oceanographer Dr. Erik van Sebille speaks with Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson about how ocean currents can help determine where that debris came from.
- Dr. Erik van Sebille, climate scientist and oceanographer at Imperial College London. He tweets @ErikvanSebille.
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