Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Ice Age


Can archaeology be used to study the effects of climate change?

December 24, 2021 5:21 pm

Archaeological data sets hold immense potential in informing present-day dialogues on resilience, food security, and “can be used to promote community-based adaptation.”

Ice Age asteroid crater discovered beneath Greenland glacier

November 15, 2018 2:27 pm

The discovery could lead to insights into the ice age climate, and the effects on it from the eruption of debris that would have resulted from such a cataclysmic collision.

Mini Ice Age will take place in 2030, predict scientists

July 14, 2015 8:54 am

A mini ice-age will take place in 2030 thanks to 60 per cent fall in solar activity between 2030 and 2040.

Human hunters wiped out Ice Age animals

June 09, 2014 4:13 pm

Modern man exterminated many of the large animals due to hunting.

Earth hotter today than ever in the past 11,300 years

March 08, 2013 2:08 pm

Over past 5,000 years,Earth cooled about -17 degree Celsius,until the past 100 years.

Ice age: Continental drift

February 05, 2014 12:27 pm

Charles Darwin never encountered Manny,Sid or Diego,and would have perhaps torn his hair out at Scrat the squirrel’s survival abilities,given that he has been chasing the same acorn for decades.

Laughing gas may have caused end of Ice Age

July 20, 2012 5:48 pm

The gas,used medically for pain relief has gained notoriety in recent years.

Earth turning obese? Blame it on melting ice!

July 08, 2011 4:59 pm

Global warming is reversing the slimming process of the earth that initiated after the ice age.

Neanderthals and early humans may not have mingled much

May 15, 2011 3:59 am

Carbon dating shows that Neanderthals didn’t last as long as thought,throwing into doubt the idea that they may have interbred with early humans.

Global wind shifts ended last Ice Age?

June 26, 2010 2:57 pm

Scientists claimed that global wind shifts many have ushered in a warmer climate and birth of human civilisation at the end of last Ice Age 20,000 years ago.