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    "Geological evidence shows that the Big Freeze was brought about by a sudden influx of freshwater, when the glacial Lake Agassiz in North America burst its banks and poured into the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans."

The first catastrophy was caused by collapse of the Laurentide Ice Sheet, similar to a dam burst, all freshwater poured northward via Hudson Bay into the Northern Atlantic to shut off the saline pump. Greenland glacier ice melt doesn't happen overnight

"But I will not let myself be reduced to silence."

by Oui on Tue Dec 15th, 2009 at 04:17:37 PM EST
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