Nuclear Winter — What does it mean?

With the recent events surprising quite a lot of us, anxiety about a third world war skyrocketed. Especially after the thread of a nuclear attack, everyone heard the term “nuclear winter”. What does this mean? Would it be the end of humanity?

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Gernot Gradwohl

Passionate programmer. Love the elegance of Ruby. Recently started to dig into functional programming with Elixir.