Complex systems: Foreseeing tipping points

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Abstract

Theory suggests that the risk of critical transitions in complex systems can be revealed by generic indicators. A lab study of extinction in plankton populations provides experimental support for that principle
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)411-412
JournalNature
Volume467
Issue number7314
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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Keywords

  • early warning signal
  • catastrophic shifts
  • climate system
  • ecosystems

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