Pacific Ocean responsible for global warming slowdown

April 14, 2015 10:36 PM

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"It’s the ocean hiding the heat, which would normally warm the surface," climatologist Ka-Kit Tung explained.

New research by climatologists at NOAA claims to offer a definitive explanation for the so-called slowdown. According to a new study, published this week in the Journal of Climate, strong trade winds have been pushing heat deep into the Pacific Ocean.

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