05 Jul '11, 3am

Pending Solar Minimum Might Mean Colder UK Winters

Pending Solar Minimum Might Mean Colder UK Winters

Scientists predict that our Sun is heading into a period of minimal activity, and in a study released Tuesday, researchers believe that this minimum may increase the probability of unusually cold winter temperatures throughout the United Kingdom. The research, published in the Institute of Physics’ journal Environmental Research Letters, comes from the same group of researchers based at the University of Reading, Berkshire, who last year determined that colder winters in Europe are linked to low solar activity. The researchers also predicted that the Sun is currently moving into a period of low activity. The belief is that with the decrease in solar activity, Europe could see temperatures similar to those experienced during the Maunder minimum, the period of time approximately placed between 1645 to 1715 during which sunspots became exceedingly rare. The researchers show t...

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/07/05/pending-solar-minimum-mi...

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