Well this will definitely be going into the personal library. When I was a kid this is the kind of book I would spend hours reading and re-reading, especially if it was filled with gorgeous illustrations like this one is. 108 more words
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From U Cambridge: "Super-slow circulation allowed world’s oceans to store huge amounts of carbon during the last ice age"
27 Jun 2016
Foraminifera “Star sand” Hatoma Island – Japan Credit: Psammophile
The way the ocean transported heat, nutrients and carbon dioxide at the peak of the last ice age, about 20,000 years ago, is significantly different than what has previously been suggested, according to two new studies. 924 more words
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The Gaia hypothesis, also known as Gaia theory or Gaia principle, proposes that organisms interact with their inorganic surroundings on Earth to form a synergistic self-regulating, complex system that helps to maintain and perpetuate the conditions for life on the planet.