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Volcano location - greenhouse-icehouse key

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A new Rice University-led study finds the real estate mantra "location, location, location" may also explain one of Earth's enduring climate mysteries. The study suggests that Earth's repeated flip-flopping between greenhouse and icehouse states over the past 500 million years may have been driven by the episodic flare-up of volcanoes at key locations where enormous amounts of carbon dioxide are poised for release into the atmosphere.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-02-volcano-greenhouse-icehouse-key.html#jCp

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That makes sense to me. The hole in the ozone has been there since the earth was created. The suflur emission for a active volcano would have a impact on the weather for sure. Great read

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