Warmer waters could spin the Earth faster

Publish Date: 
April 1, 2007
Article Source: 
Nature

The oceans' heating will shave instants off the day.

"If you warm the ocean at different depths and places, water is going to spill over," quoted Rui Ponte, a climate researcher at Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) in an article written about the increasing temperature of the Oceans in Nature Magazine.