Gulf stream


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a warm ocean current that flows from the Gulf of Mexico northward through the Atlantic Ocean

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The data revealed the shark entering the Gulf Stream current and open-ocean waters of the northwestern Atlantic Ocean.
James considers solar activity and facts surrounding the gulf stream as the most influential factors on our weather.
Without the Gulf Stream, we might expect to experience colder winters, hotter summers, more powerful winds and more frequent storms.
may be on Palm Beach Island but that it is located in the tiny town of Gulf Stream (pop.
Our investment in Gulf Stream comes in line with Istithmar World's strategy to expand beyond our core focus on private and alternative equity investing into credit and credit-related investment activities," said Adel Al Shirawi, Vice Chairman of Istithmar World.
Part of the Ocean Conveyor Belt--a great river of ocean water that traverses the saltwater sections of the globe--the Gulf Stream stretches from the Gulf of Mexico up the eastern seaboard of the U.
They found the Gulf Stream has been affected twice in the past,9000 years ago and 8000 years ago.
As the weather warms, vast amounts of melting ice raise sea level, imperil polar bears and threaten the Gulf Stream.
The warm North Atlantic current known as the Gulf Stream keeps nearly all the seaports ice-flee, even in the Arctic.
The Gulf Stream alone could produce 400,000 megawatts.
He may be surprised to hear there is something called the Gulf Stream, whereby warm water, heated in the Gulf of Mexico, interacts with the cold water of the ocean.
The discovery confirms fears that, despite global warming, the UK could be in for a big freeze as the Gulf Stream winds down.
NEW YORK -- Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO) and its subsidiaries (collectively "Apollo") today announced that they have completed the acquisition of Gulf Stream Asset Management ("Gulf Stream") which currently manages 10 Collateralized Loan Obligations (CLOs) with approximately $3 billion in assets under management.
In the North Atlantic, for example, the Gulf Stream carries water warmed at the equator toward the North Pole.
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