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New Study: East Antarctica Was Up To 6°C Warmer Than Today During The Medieval Warm Period

New Study: East Antarctica Was Up To 6°C Warmer Than Today During The Medieval Warm Period

Share this… Facebook TwitterAs recently as 2000 to 1000 years ago, spanning the Roman to Medieval Warm Periods, East Antarctica was 5-6°C warmer than it is today. The consequent ice melt resulted in >60 meters higher water levels in East Antarctica’s lakes. East Antarctica has been rapidly cooling in recent decades, with magnitudes reaching -0.7°C […]

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