Average Global Temperatures Poised to Soar Past 11,000-Year High

March 8, 2013 by  
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Image by Airs Science Team, NASA/JPL Is it getting hot in here? Absolutely. Don’t let the recent snowfall fool you: 2012 was the hottest year on record for the U.S. and the future isn’t looking much cooler. Recently published research suggests that planet Earth is about to experience a heat wave of monumental proportions. According to the authors of a study in the journal Science , global temperatures are poised to surpass an 11,000-year peak, meaning that by the end of the century, the planet is set to get hotter than at any time since the last Ice Age. Read the rest of Average Global Temperatures Poised to Soar Past 11,000-Year High Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: carbon emissions , Climate Change , extreme weather , global temperatures , global warming , heat wave , Ice Age , industrial revolution

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