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Abrupt Climate Change: Should We Be Worried?
This whitepaper from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, focuses on the possibility of abrupt and dramatic climate change and the effects of such a shift. The whitepaper includes several useful scientific visualizations and animations describing the global conveyor belt and its connection to abrupt climate change.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Text:
    • Report
  • Climatology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-627
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Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Shelly Dawicki
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution