If you live in the Bay Area, you’re familiar with advection fog – it’s the thick fog that blankets the coast during summertime mornings. Todd Dawson of UC Berkeley talks more about this phenomenon in our Science on the SPOT, “Science of Fog” story.

For demonstration on how advection fog is created (and how you can do this at home), check out this video we filmed with The Exploratorium‘s Eric Muller.

QUEST on KQED Public Media.

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Producer’s Notes: DIY Fog at The Exploratorium 11 July,2011Jenny Oh


Jenny Oh

Jenny is currently a Digital Media Producer for KQED Science's Deep Look online video series. She was also a long-time contributor to Bay Area Bites, KQED's popular food blog. Jenny graduated with honors from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts Film and Television program and has worked for WNET/PBS, The Learning Channel, Sundance Channel, HBO and the University of California.

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