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ODT/NZPA: Glacier melt in NZ may have ended southern ice age

Peter Griffin posted in on June 30th, 2010.

New research has demonstrated how shifted wind patterns caused in the Northern Hemisphere during the last ice age brought warm air to the Southern Hemisphere, ending the ice age. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Those winds also brought hot air and warm seawater south from the equator, which caused the beginning of warming in […]

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