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Thursday, August 1, 2013

Planetary 'runaway greenhouse' more easily triggered


Planetary 'runaway greenhouse' more easily triggered
Seattle WA (SPX) Aug 01, 2013 - It might be easier than previously thought for a planet to overheat into the scorchingly uninhabitable "runaway greenhouse" stage, according to new research by astronomers at the University of Washington and the University of Victoria published July 28 in the journal Nature Geoscience. In the runaway greenhouse stage, a planet absorbs more solar energy than it can give off to retain equili ... morehttp://www.terradaily.com/reports/Planetary_runaway_greenhouse_more_easily_triggered_999.html
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