Jump to content
Join the Unexplained Mysteries community today! It's free and setting up an account only takes a moment.
- Sign In or Create Account -
Eldorado

India-Pakistan nuke war would bring famine

Recommended Posts

Eldorado
Posted (edited)

"The concept of nuclear winter -- a years-long planetary freeze brought on by airborne soot generated by nuclear bombs -- has been around for decades.

"But such speculations have been based largely on back-of-the-envelope calculations involving a total war between Russia and the United States.

"Now, a new multinational study incorporating the latest models of global climate, crop production and trade examines the possible effects of a less gargantuan but perhaps more likely exchange between two longtime nuclear-armed enemies: India and Pakistan.

"It suggests that even a limited war between the two would cause unprecedented planet-wide food shortages and probable starvation lasting more than a decade."

Full article at Science Daily: Link

Study at PNAS: Link

Edited by Eldorado
  • Like 1
  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.