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- Global Cooling. // Science & Children;Dec2006, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p11
The article reports on Ohio State University's study on global cooling. Scientific study discovered that the growth of the Appalachian Mountains may have developed a major ice age about 450 million years ago. The weathering of the mountains pulled carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere,...
- Climate instability during the last interglacial period recorded in the GRIP ice core. Anklin, M.; Barnola, J.M. // Nature;7/15/1993, Vol. 364 Issue 6434, p203
Reveals that the climate in Greenland during the last interglacial period was characterized by a series of severe cold periods lasting from decades to centuries. Isotope and chemical analyses of the Greenland Ice-Core Project from Summit, Greenland; Effects of future global warming.
- What Caused the Ice Ages? // Wilson Quarterly;Winter2001, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p111
Reprints the article `Ice, Mud Point to CO[sub 2] Role in Glacial Cycle,' from the September 15, 2000 issue of `Science.'
- Slushball Earth may have helped trigger life's explosion. // New Scientist;12/8/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 2633, p18
The article discusses scientific research concerning a theory of the Earth's history known as "snowball Earth." This theory states that the Earth once was covered in ice that that when the ice melted life appeared and began to evolve. The author states that a kind of greenhouse effect would not...
- Did methane curb ice ages? // New Scientist;5/25/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1770, p24
States that the work of three American researchers suggests that methane may have prevented runaway ice ages in the past. Current fears about the greenhouse effect; Work of Charles Paull and William Ussler of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and William Dillon of the US...
- Can you find some sources of carbon dioxide? // Scholastic SuperScience;Mar2004, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p15
Presents information regarding sources of carbon dioxide gas responsible for causing greenhouse effect.
- Appendix C. Carbon Dioxide Emission Factors for Coal. // Monthly Energy Review;Mar2002, p175
Presents a chart of the U.S. average carbon dioxide emission factors for coal by sector.
- Carbon Emissions Up Only Slightly Thanks to El Nino's Warm Winter. Chambers, Ann // Power Engineering;Aug99, Vol. 103 Issue 8, p10
Reports on the increase in carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels in 1998. Percentage of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States that carbon dioxide emissions accounted for; Factor that offset emissions resulting from increased electricity consumption during the summer.
- No way to check emissions puts climate deal in danger. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;10/9/2010, Vol. 208 Issue 2781, p01
The article discusses international climate change agreements and limitations to their success because of obstacles to measuring greenhouse gas emission reductions with acceptable accuracy. The article discusses the question of whether science can provide a solution for reliable independent...