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Final Project: Interview with a Geologist

Luke Trusel is an assistant Professor in the Department of Geology at Rowan University.  He researches Earth’s ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland in order to study past, present, and future climate change. 61 more words

400,000 years ago - All of Greenland Melted - No SUVs

The interglacial ~400,000 years ago was lot hotter. And there were no SUVs or coal power plants.

“A paper published … in Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology finds that the last 4 interglacials were up to 3C warmer than the current interglacial and were characterized by sea levels up to 79 feet higher than the present. 125 more words


Morons and Ice Sheets

Think about this.

“The last piece of the ice sheet that once blanketed much of North America is doomed to disappear in the next several centuries, says a new study by researchers at… 205 more words

AGW Is A Cult

Nanchang River II

Canon 5D Mark III and Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L, ISO 100, 1/60 sec, f/6.3, EV 0.0. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Color Efex Pro 4. 8 more words


Study says ice sheets can crumble quickly

Slight ocean warming enough to tip the system

Staff Report

Just small increases in ocean temperatures during past geological epochs may have been enough to tip Northern Hemisphere ice sheets toward disintegration, even as air temperatures remained cold. 632 more words

Climate And Weather

Melting Ice Sheets and Rising Sea Levels

The Arctic and Antarctic ice sheets are melting.

Over the past few years, there have been reports of sections of ice sheets breaking off in both of the poles. 295 more words

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Welcome to future FROGMEN and FROGWOMEN

My name is Richard and my young friend is Hetal.
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