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Scientists Puzzled By Slowing of Atlantic Conveyor Belt, Warn of Abrupt Climate Change


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- 1085 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists are increasingly warning of the potential that a shutdown, or even significant slowdown, of the Atlantic conveyor belt could lead to abrupt climate change, a shift in EarthâEUR(TM)s climate that can occur within as short a timeframe as a decade



   

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Arild Warud (174)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 3:27 am
Worrying news,especially for the Western Part of Europe and Norway's climate.
 

. (0)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 11:44 am
:(
 

Kathleen M (208)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 3:03 pm
S&N. Thx, Cal. Oh-oh...
 

Jeff Creech (64)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 3:16 pm
Noted
 

Janis K (129)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 3:45 pm
Thanks for sharing
 

Marco C (31)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 5:35 pm
This has HUGE ramifications. This is no small deal, interesting aside, or quaint fact. We could be in for a very wild ride.
 

Elizabeth H (10)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 6:01 pm
noted
 

Veronica B (34)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 6:36 pm
Noted.
 

Suzanne L (89)
Saturday May 28, 2016, 9:44 pm
Thanks Cal. I think I've seen something like this on Nova.
 

Dawnie W (250)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 1:44 am
Thank you Cal for sharing information.
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Doris F (18)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 3:06 am
very troubling, hope in this case, that the sientists not to be right, thank you Cal
 

Animae C (508)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 3:47 am
Thanx Cal
 

SylvieBusy A (190)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 5:16 am
Thank you for sharing, Cal.
 

Michael O (176)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 5:47 am
This is cause for concern, definitely requiring more study. Thanks Cal!
 

Stella G (403)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 7:07 am
E' davvero molto preoccupante! Grazie per condividere Cal.
 

Janet B (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 8:43 am
Thanks
 

Scott S (14)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 9:49 am
Thanks!
 

Scott S (14)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 9:49 am
Thanks!
 

David P (0)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 11:34 am
This is disturbing.
 

sharon ogden (3)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 1:51 pm
noted xxx
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday May 29, 2016, 4:37 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cal.
Great info here; but scientists are being criticized, with the information they present being minimized by those who profit from fossil fuels. We need a new leader who gives respect to the scientific world and is not afraid to openly challenge those who deny climate change......with a massive expansion of renewable green energy.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday May 30, 2016, 12:08 am
Noted!
 

Miriam AWAY Site issues (61)
Saturday July 9, 2016, 6:03 am
Noted! Great info, wow! Thank you!
 
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