the North Atlantic current may change its direction during this century. This state scientists, University of Groningen.
According to experts, the reason for this phenomenon could be the ice melting in Greenland, as well as an increase in precipitation.
the Probability of such a development, scientists estimated 15 percent, RIA Novosti reported. However, they admit that the influence of melting ice in the Arctic, the model does not take into account.
Scientists believe that such changes can cause severe cold in Europe, as it is due to this current in the North Atlantic remains relatively mild climate.