Italian scientists, oceanographers say that the Mediterranean Sea is heated year for unknown reasons, faster than any other.
These studies indicate that the temperature of the surface of the water the Mediterranean basin rises annually by 0.75 degrees, while the rest of the surface of the seas and oceans warmed over the same period by only 0.15 degrees.
While scientists can not pinpoint the cause of this phenomenon and are now conducting research to understand what is the reason: the global climate change or the result of human activities in the countries of the Mediterranean basin.
Battery News, 28.03.2005 21:19
Source: RIA Novosti