Warming spins up the Southern Ocean

Source: Nature.com

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 29 November 2021; doi:10.1038/s41558-021-01227-y

Eastward flow in the Southern Ocean is the primary conduit between ocean basins. A comprehensive study of multi-decadal observational records and model experiments reveals that warming in the upper ocean is causing this flow to accelerate.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41558-021-01227-y