The results of the new studies were announced today (June 14) at the annual meeting of the solar physics division of the American Astronomical Society, which is being held this week at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces.
"The solar cycle may be going into a hiatus," Frank Hill, associate director of the National Solar Observatory's Solar Synoptic Network, said in a news briefing today (June 14).
Earth may be headed into a mini Ice Age within a decade
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Physicists say sunspot cycle is 'going into hibernation'
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Posted in Science, 14th June 2011 17:00 GMT
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What may be the science story of the century is breaking this evening, as heavyweight US solar physicists announce that the Sun appears to be headed into a lengthy spell of low activity, which could mean that the Earth – far from facing a global warming problem – is actually headed into a mini Ice Age......
At least when the glaciers return I won't have to mow my yard any more. Life will be easier....
Quote:At least when the glaciers return I won't have to mow my yard any more. Life will be easier....
You'll have to deal with polar bears... Think 45/70.