COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Oceanic 'heat sink'
Description: A new multi-institutional study of the so-called global warming "hiatus" phenomenon - the possible temporary slowdown of the global mean surface temperature (GMST) trend said to have occurred from 1998 to 2013 - concludes the hiatus simply represents a redistribution of energy within the Earth system, which includes the land, atmosphere and the ocean. [Source: University of Delaware]
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Source: University of Delaware
Publish Date: 11/22/2016
Reading Level: Basic
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