Connect with us


An Atlantic current system that controls sea levels and heat waves is on the brink of collapse – Salon

If Atlantic circulation weakens too much, we will see flooded cities, heatwaves and major winter storms



Article feature image

A massive current system that runs deep throughout the vast Atlantic Ocean has an effect on temperatures, climate, sea levels and weather systems around the world. Any disruption to its flow could have rapid and catastrophic effects on the global climate. And a new study has some dreary predictions about the future of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, as it is known, and whether it might cease completely in the coming decades.
This comes from a new study published Thursday in the…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

You might also like ...

Russia: we’ll leave International Space Station and build our own – The Guardian
Article feature image
Astronomers Detect Extreme Flare from Proxima Centauri | Astronomy –
NASA’s Perseverance rover makes oxygen on Mars for 1st time –