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Sun's energy influences 1,000 years of natural climate variability in North Atlantic

March 7, 2014

a composite of images from MODIS instruments Changes in the sun's energy output may have led to marked natural climate change in Europe over the last 1,000 years, according to researchers at Cardiff University. Scientists studying seafloor sediments found that changes in the sun's activity can have a considerable impact on the ocean-atmospheric dynamics in the North Atlantic, with potential effects on regional climate. Full Story

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