Scientists have uncovered a fascinating new insight into what caused one of the most rapid and dramatic instances of climate change in the history of… The post “Tipping Points” in Earth’s System Triggered Extreme Climate Change 55 Million Years Ago appeared first on SciTechDaily.
A major current of the Atlantic Ocean – which acts like a global-scaled conveyor belt and includes the Gulf Stream – may have been losing stability over the last century, research has shown. Niklas Boers, from the University of Exeter’s Global Systems Institute (GSI), has examined the extent to which the stability of the Atlantic […]
Evidence from an ancient eggshell has revealed important new information about the extreme climate change faced by human early ancestors. The research shows parts of… The post New Evidence of Extreme Climate Change Thousands of Years Ago Revealed by Ancient Ostrich Eggshell appeared first on SciTechDaily.
Climate “Tipping Points” Need Not Be the End of the World – Disastrous Consequences Could Be Averted
The disastrous consequences of climate “tipping points” could be averted if global warming was reversed quickly enough, new research suggests. Once triggered, tipping points may… The post Climate “Tipping Points” Need Not Be the End of the World – Disastrous Consequences Could Be Averted appeared first on SciTechDaily.