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Originally posted by Rhain
There is that date again. Probably coincidental right, maybe, maybe not. For you to decide.
Best anyone can do when forcasting the future is education and preparation. What will happen if we lose the ice? Will the ocean levels rise as much as predicted?
(visit the link for the full news article)
[edit on 11/12/07 by Rhain]
Scientists have discovered what they think may be another reason why Greenland 's ice is melting: a thin spot in Earth's crust is enabling underground magma to heat the ice.
Originally posted by IvanZana
THe north pole was originally in Hudson bay, before that it was in indonesia.
Originally posted by the b rain
Who gains! That is the question. If we lose our bees in the West Who gains.
Originally posted by Scramjet76
If you want to do your part then have no more than 2 kids. That's what this planet really needs... less people!
Originally posted by eagledriver
The entire planet will be transformed into either African deserts or Siberian planes. None of them are hospitable.
This is sort of Earths self correcting natural pattern. If it gets too hot and melts the poles, adjust weather to refreeze it, turning the UK into Siberia.
Food and water shortages in extreme weather will make life hellish for the next 200 years. NAU and Iran seem a whole lot less important now.