Ever Wonder: Why Is the Ocean Salty?

Andrew Kemp, assistant professor of earth and ocean sciences, talks about the dissolved particles that give seawater its distinctive taste
Andrew Kemp explains how minerals get into the planet’s waterways and flow out to its seas. Video: Steffan Hacker
July 9, 2015


The Tufts Now video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions about which we all have wondered—everything from why people laugh to why cats purr.

You can view the entire series at http://everwonder.tufts.edu, and submit your own questions there, too.

Steffan Hacker can be reached at steffan.hacker@tufts.edu.

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