World’s oceans absorbed the heat of 10 nuclear bombs every second in 2020, study finds

by Jan 18, 20210 comments

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The world’s oceans absorbed 20 sextillion joules of heat due to climate change in 2020 and warmed to record levels, a study has found.

 

That quantity — expressed numerically as 20,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 joules — is equivalent to the energy from 10 Hiroshima atomic bombs being released every second of the year.

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