What is ancient ice from Antarctica a good source for?

  1. juniorsbook profile image72
    juniorsbookposted 7 years ago

    What is ancient ice from Antarctica a good source for?

  2. vinner profile image75
    vinnerposted 7 years ago

    surely it is a good source to study about ancient times using carbon isotope study

  3. ptosis profile image73
    ptosisposted 7 years ago


    The Ice cores are a snapshot of the earth's atmosphere that are frozen in time. The deeper the ice, the older it is.

    From : http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20 … 101622.htm

    "What we find is that the amount of biomass burning has changed significantly over that time period," Mak added, "and that biomass burning was in fact a significant source of CO during pre-industrial times."

    Hmmm - burning wood is a hell of a lot worse than car exhaust so where is global warming REALLY coming from? - besides weren't the middle ages in a "mini ice age" - wouldn't people be burning even MORE wood to keep warm?

    Something else other than car exhaust is part of the global warming - what is it? Check it out @

    http://www.associatedcontent.com/articl … vitch.html

    Kinda like that so called "super moon" the other day....