Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
NEW ICE AGE VERSUS GLOBAL WARMING DISCUSSION DATA
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Anonymous Coward 27577634:MV8yMDYzMzE3XzM1MjI4MTA3XzlEOTEyNTlB] Changes to Polar Vortex affect mile-deep ocean circulation patterns Sept. 23, 2012 – A University of Utah study suggests something amazing: Periodic changes in winds 15 to 30 miles high in the stratosphere influence the seas by striking a vulnerable “[b]Achilles heel[/b]” in the North Atlantic and changing mile-deep ocean circulation patterns, which in turn affect Earth’s climate. A Vulnerable Soft Spot in the North Atlantic “The North Atlantic is particularly important for global ocean circulation, and therefore for climate worldwide,” Reichler says. “In a region south of Greenland, which is called the downwelling region, water can get cold and salty enough – and thus dense enough – so the water starts sinking.” It is Earth’s most important region of seawater downwelling, he adds. That sinking of cold, salty water “drives the three-dimensional oceanic conveyor belt circulation. What happens in the Atlantic also affects the other oceans.” Reichler continues: “This area where downwelling occurs is quite susceptible to cooling or warming from the troposphere. If the water is close to becoming heavy enough to sink, then even small additional amounts of heating or cooling from the atmosphere may be imported to the ocean and either trigger downwelling events or delay them.” Because of that sensitivity, Reichler calls the sea south of Greenland “the Achilles heel of the North Atlantic.” The oil disaster weakened the loop current and in turn weakened the gulf stream, this polar vortex collapse could be the straw that breaks the camels back, in other words completely stop the gulf stream........ The beginning of the new Ice Age http://arctic-news.blogspot.nl/2012/09/changes-to-polar-vortex-affect-mile-deep-ocean-circulation-patterns.html [/quote]
Globe .05 above ave. MOST LAND MASSES COOLER THAN NORMAL. US exception to rule! Most warmth, arctic, caused by warm amo [
link to twitter.com
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
The Fascist Monopoly on Electricity
The Chinese government is building affordable housing in Brooklyn
New Study: Hepatitis B Vaccination in France Sparked a Wave of New Cases of Multiple Sclerosis
Rouble collapse prompts Moscow shopping spree
Hedge Fund Manager Who Remembers 1998 Rout Says Prepare for Pain
Police union boss flips out over cartoon showing kids telling Santa, "Keep us safe from the police"
13,500,000 Millennials Live in Poverty.
46,000,000 Americans on Food Stamps.
65 Percent of Children Live in Households on Federal Aid Programs
Sony Hackers Threaten 9/11 Attack on Movie Theaters That Screen ‘The Interview’
Why Are Atheists Investing So Much Money on Billboards Fighting a God They Don’t Think Exists?
These American Generals Are Taking a Public Stand Against Barack H. Obama
Is Your Church Secretly Indoctrinating You To Accept Chrislam?
‘Lucius II The Prophecy’ Video Game Lets You Be The Antichrist
State Orders All-Natural Creamery To Inject This In Its Milk
Video: Border Patrol Agent Claims FEMA Expects ‘200 Million Deaths’
ALERT: Secret Service experts worry about Obama’s safety; now fearing a repeat of JFK
How long can Ebola live?
Research finds copyright confusion has 'chilling effects' in online creative publishing
Attitudes to climate change depend on people's sense of belonging to the planet
Climate change could leave cities more in the dark
Crashing crude may blow a $1.6 trillion hole in the global oil sector, annually
Some experts Warn of bonds funds Crashing in 2015
Five reasons why you’re totally crazy if you aren’t growing your own food
Deadly Fukushima radiation up 50,000% as elevated radiation levels seen across North America
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd.
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2014 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.003s (3 queries)