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Changes to a "neglected" ocean current near the southern tip of Africa could keep Europe warm even if the Gulf Stream switches off, scientists say.
Warm water in the Agulhas Current flows from the Indian Ocean into the Atlantic where it brings changes further north.
Researchers say this could compensate if the main northwards flow of heat, carried by the Gulf Stream, drops.

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