- Category: News & Views
- Created: Monday, 18 January 2010 20:07
- Written by Charles Doane
Here's an oceanic news flash from the realm of geoscience: the Bering Strait is a valve that can play an important role in global climate trends. Open the valve (its current position; see photo) and the northern hemisphere tends to get cooler. Close the valve and it tends to get warmer.
No, this intriguing bit of climatological wisdom will not prove useful next time you have to dismantle your marine toilet...Write comment (0 Comments)