Rate of Ocean Warming Vastly Underestimated: Study | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Since 1970, the top 700 meters (roughly 2,296 feet) of the ocean have been heating up 24 to 55 percent faster than scientists have been estimating, the report, published in Nature Climate Change, found—a massive miscalculation that was caused by “poor sampling of the Southern Hemisphere, and limitations of the analysis methods.”

Rate of Ocean Warming Vastly Underestimated: Study | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community.

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