Scientists discover sea temperatures rising faster than previously thought | ITV News

Scientists discover sea temperatures rising faster than previously thought | ITV News
Scientists have discovered that sea temperatures are rising much faster than previously thought.

Ocean heat is a key indicator of global warming and a new system for measuring heat has revealed that the old system was out by about 40%.

Scientists behind the study predict that by the end of the century, sea temperature will rise by 0.78 degrees Celsius.

Despite it sounding like a small difference – it can have a devastating effect. It is believed hurricanes, storms and flooding would occur with more frequency.

Full story: https://www.itv.com/news/2019-01-11/scientists-discover-sea-temperatures-rising-faster-than-previously-thought-fuelling-fears-of-extreme-weather/

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