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Melting Antarctic ice sheets and sea level rise: a warning from the future

Andrew Glikson, Australian National University

The remote location of the Antarctic and Greenland polar ice sheets may leave us with the impression that developments in these regions have little effect on the climate and life in the temperate zones of the Earth, where most of us live. 984 more words


So the sun affects climate on this planet. Who knew?

original article: To The Horror Of Global Warming Alarmists, Global Cooling Is Here
May 26, 2013 by Peter Ferrara

Around 1250 A.D., historical records show, ice packs began showing up farther south in the North Atlantic. 2,300 more words


You don't even wanna know what happens if we burn all the fossil fuels

Breaking: Mother Nature has just possessed a bunch of scientists and delivered this urgent message: “If you keep burning all the fossil fuels, I will… 412 more words

Climate & Energy

What They Haven't Told You about Climate Change

Patrick Moore, co-founder of Greenpeace, on the facts of climate change.

environment, global warming, greenhouse, ice sheets, research, science, solar, video


Climate: Scientists say Arctic ice loss speeding up

Researchers try to pinpoint sea level rise projections

By Bob Berwyn

FRISCO — Sea level is set to rise at least three feet during the next few decades, NASA scientists and ice researchers said this week, updating their latest research and findings on how fast the world’s ice sheets and glaciers are melting. 573 more words


Behind the Paper: Bears in Alaska Just Want to Have Fun (Genetics that is)

My paper on the phylogeography of the American black bear (sub) was recently published. Phylogeography is the study of the historic processes that shape the contemporary distribution of a species’ genetic diversity. 992 more words


Primer: Ice on the Earth's surface

I started this blog to be able to share what I do with the world, in a way that is hopefully accessible to everyone! First though, I should introduce the subjects that I am interested in. 1,577 more words