Earth would be heading to a freeze without CO2 emissions

November 12th, 2008 in Earth / Earth Sciences
This NASA image received in 2006 shows the calving front, or break-off point into the ocean, of Helheim Glacier
This September 2008 NOAA satellite images shows a full disk Western Hemisphere view of the Earth. Scheduled shifts in Earth's orbit should plunge the planet into an enduring Ice Age thousands of years from now but the event will probably be averted because of man-made greenhouse gases, scientists said Wednesday.


This September 2008 NOAA satellite images shows a full disk Western Hemisphere view of the Earth. Scheduled shifts in Earth's orbit should plunge the planet into an enduring Ice Age thousands of years from now but the event will probably be averted because of man-made greenhouse gases, scientists said Wednesday.

Scheduled shifts in Earth's orbit should plunge the planet into an enduring Ice Age thousands of years from now but the event will probably be averted because of man-made greenhouse gases, scientists said Wednesday.



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