Ongoing global warming is likely to cause tipping point thresholds to be passed, but an abrupt system change can still be avoided if the warming is reversed quickly relative to the timescale of the tipping element.
  • Apr 21, 2021

Overshooting tipping point thresholds in a changing climate -

  • 1.Lenton, T. M. et al. Tipping elements in the Earths climate system. Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA105, 17861793 (2008). This paper was the first to identify potential tipping elements in the climate… [+7906 chars]
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