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Another Climate Change Scenario Bites the Dust,Gulf Stream Isn't Slowing Down
The Lid/BBC ^ | 3/31/2010 | The Lid

Posted on 03/30/2010 9:05:07 PM PDT by Shellybenoit

The Gulf Stream is a powerful, warm, swift Atlantic ocean current that originates in the Gulf of Mexico, exits through the Strait of Florida, and follows the eastern coastlines of the United States and Newfoundland before crossing the Atlantic Ocean. It acts to circulate warm water to the norther parts of the Atlantic.

According to one of the climate change doomsday scenarios, global warming will either totally stop or slow down the whole Ocean Conveyor Belt system, causing Western Europe to fall into a new ice age without the benefit.

“The possibility exists that a disruption of the Atlantic currents might have implications far beyond a colder northwest Europe, perhaps bringing dramatic climatic changes to the entire planet,” says Bill McGuire, a geophysical hazards professor at University College London’s Benfield Hazard Research Centre.

Unfortunately for the global warming folks the gulf stream is being very stubborn, Its not slowing down.

(Excerpt) Read more at yidwithlid.blogspot.com ...


TOPICS: Politics; Science; Weather
KEYWORDS: globalwarming; gulfstream; hoax; iceage

1 posted on 03/30/2010 9:05:08 PM PDT by Shellybenoit
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To: Shellybenoit

Its not slowing down as predicted? Climate change has obviously caused this stunning reversal. We are doomed!


2 posted on 03/30/2010 9:11:16 PM PDT by icwhatudo ("laws requiring compulsory abortion could be sustained under the existing Constitution"Obama Adviser)
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To: Shellybenoit

Its not slowing down as predicted? Climate change has obviously caused this stunning reversal. We are doomed!


3 posted on 03/30/2010 9:11:16 PM PDT by icwhatudo ("laws requiring compulsory abortion could be sustained under the existing Constitution"Obama Adviser)
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To: Shellybenoit

Waxman should immediately summon the arrogant Gulf Stream to Washington to explain.


4 posted on 03/30/2010 10:06:48 PM PDT by my small voice (A biased media and an uneducated public is the biggest threat to our democracy)
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To: icwhatudo

Nah... just time to add another “fudge factor” into the models...:^)


5 posted on 03/30/2010 11:25:30 PM PDT by az_gila (AZ - one Governor down... we don't want her back...)
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Beam me to Planet Gore !

6 posted on 03/31/2010 4:32:59 AM PDT by steelyourfaith (Warmists as "traffic light" apocalyptics: "Greens too yellow to admit they're really Reds."-Monckton)
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