May 11, 2021: Abrupt Climate Change Is Possible
Abrupt climate change, where regions heat up ten degrees or more, struck dozens of times in the last million years. Conditions are developing that could bring unimaginable changes in less than a lifetime. From Copenhagen Dr. Sune Olander Rasmussen explains the risks. Plus: climate change will rob deep ocean life of oxygen for centuries — even if we stop emitting greenhouse gases. From GEOMAR at the Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Dr. Andreas Oschlies takes us on a tour of the deep and its future.