COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Small fluctuations in solar activity, large influence on the climate
Description: Researchers from the USA and from Germany have now, for the first time, successfully simulated, in detail, the complex interaction between solar radiation, atmosphere, and the ocean. As the scientific journal Science reports in its latest issue, Gerald Meehl of the US-National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and his team have been able to calculate how the extremely small variations in radiation brings about a comparatively significant change in the System "Atmosphere-Ocean". [Source: EurekaAlert]
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Source: EurekaAlert
Publish Date: 8/27/2009
Reading Level: Basic
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