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North will remain North for now, say geo-magnetic boffins

James 51 Silver badge

That's why scientists started using the term climate change as they realised that early assumptions about universal heating were incorrect but that the climate would change. As for the reversal, it's a different kettle of fish to say something strange is happening, it might be a reversal and gathering more data and seeing oh look, this has happened before and a reversal didn't happen.

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