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Mini ice age: picking apart the predictions

John Kerr posted in on July 20th, 2015.

In the wake of new research suggesting that we might be heading into a mini ice-age, media outlets have dug deeper into the science. The study, presented at the UK National Astronomy Meeting this month, outlined a new model of solar activity which was based on two separate internal cycles in the sun interacting. According […]

UPDATED: Claims of a ‘mini ice-age’ ahead – Expert reaction

John Kerr posted in on July 14th, 2015.

An unpublished study examining solar cycles has created a flare-up of headlines claiming we are headed for a ‘mini-ice age’, but does the research stack up? The study presented at the UK National Astronomy Meeting this month outlined a new model of solar activity which was based on two separate internal cycles in the sun […]

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