Collapse of the Atlantic Ocean heat transport might lead to hot European summers

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Severe winters combined with heat waves and droughts during summer in Europe. Those were the consequences as the Atlantic Ocean heat transport nearly collapsed 12,000 years ago. The same situation might occur today, according to a new study published in Nature Communications.

Period24 apr. 2018

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  • TitelCollapse of the Atlantic Ocean heat transport might lead to hot European summers
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    Datum24/04/2018
    BeskrivningSevere winters combined with heat waves and droughts during summer in Europe. Those were the consequences as the Atlantic Ocean heat transport nearly collapsed 12,000 years ago. The same situation might occur today.
    Webbadresshttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/04/180424112906.htm
    PersonerFredrik Schenk, Minna Väliranta, Barbara Wohlfarth