Increase In Fresh Water Flowing Into Arctic Ocean Could Threaten Gulf Stream

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The effect of the Gulf Steam slowing or stopping on weather across Europe is a familiar theme in talking about the future impact of climate change–the climate there would become decidedly colder if that happened. And it seems that current levels of warming are creating, in the words of New Scientist, “a new and fast-growing pool of fresh water in the Arctic Ocean.”

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