Bering Sea yields clues to our warming future


“The early Pliocene is now considered a model for future warming…dramatically higher sea levels, temperatures 3 to 4 degrees C warmer than today, with CO2 levels comparable to modern values,” he said.

“The lesson we take from this is that the Earth has a relatively high climate sensitivity to CO2 and we can expect future warming over the next few centuries even if CO2 levels are held at current levels.”

via Bering Sea yields clues to our warming future – Technology & science – Science – DiscoveryNews.com – msnbc.com.

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