There was much less ice in the Arctic 6k years ago

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    As we on the side of scientific accuracy have been pointing out for a long time the climate is cyclical and takes vast amounts of time to complete a cycle. We now have good evidence that there was significantly less ice in the Arctic 6000 years ago. In fact there is good evidence that it was ice free!


    NGU - Less ice in the Arctic Ocean 6000-7000 years ago
     
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    Man, you ain't never seen the side of scientific accuracy. But it was an interesting article. So what caused the warming?
     
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    All right wingers know that 7,000 years ago, the earth hadn't yet been "shimmered" into existence. You're off by a thousand years.
     
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    If you're talking about Bishop Usher its more like 1500 years. But who's counting. You're more religious than I (I'm agnostic) based on how often you quote scripture. You must be a closet catholic!:lol::lol::lol:
     

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