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2009-09-02 08:45:05

U.S. scientists using satellite data and records from cold war submarine missions have found Arctic Ocean ice thickness has declined 53 percent since 1980. This summer, a group of U.S.

2009-08-31 12:13:39

The U.S. Geological Survey has released the results of a long-term study of key glaciers in western North America, reporting this month that glacial shrinkage is rapid and accelerating and a result of climate change.

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2009-07-17 06:40:00

The world’s glaciers are indeed melting, but a monumental study released Thursday in the journal Science discovered that it might not happen as quickly as once thought.

2009-07-11 15:58:19

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs pushed 20th Century Fox past $1 billion in 2009 foreign box office revenue, the studio said. Tomas Jegeus, international distribution co-president for Fox, said the newest installment of the Ice Age animated movie series opened to initial overseas earnings of $151.7 million in 101 territories.

2009-07-05 13:32:04

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" tied for No. 1 in U.S.

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2009-07-01 13:45:00

The rain band near the equator that determines the supply of freshwater to nearly a billion people throughout the tropics and subtropics has been creeping north for more than 300 years, probably because of a warmer world, according to research published in the July issue of Nature Geoscience.

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2009-07-01 10:40:00

New research, which reconstructs the extent of ice in the sea between Greenland and Svalbard from the 13th century to the present indicates that there has never been so little sea ice as there is now.

2009-06-30 07:30:00

Activision and Twentieth Century Fox Licensing & Merchandising Deliver an Exciting New Game Where Kids Control Their Favorite Sub-Zero Heroes in an All New Adventure SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- It's time for gamers around the world to embark on an all-new incredible adventure with their favorite sub-zero heroes in Ice Age(TM): Dawn of the Dinosaurs from Activision Publishing, Inc.

2009-06-18 15:15:53

British scientists have determined an ice age occurring about 440 million years ago that's been regarded as a brief period actually lasted 30 million years. University of Leicester geologists said their findings suggest that during the ancient ice age, global warming was curbed through the burial of

2009-06-18 11:27:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, McDonald's and Twentieth Century Fox invite kids and families to beat the heat as the fun-loving characters from "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs" stampede into Happy Meals worldwide.


Latest Ice age Reference Libraries

Arctic Ocean
2013-04-18 22:31:23

The Arctic Ocean which is located in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Arctic north polar region, is the shallowest and smallest of the world’s five major oceanic divisions. The International Hydrographic Organization recognizes it as an ocean, although, some oceanographers consider it as the Arctic Mediterranean Sea or simply, the Arctic Sea, classifying it a Mediterranean sea or an estuary of the Atlantic Ocean. Alternatively, the Arctic Ocean can be considered as the northernmost...

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2009-07-06 17:58:20

The water cycle (or hydrologic cycle) describes the continuous movement of water above, below, and on the planet. Since the water cycle is in fact a "cycle", there is no beginning or end. Water exists in three states: liquid, vapor, and ice. Although the balance of water on our planet is fairly constant, individual water molecules may come and go. The water cycle is driven by the sun. The sun heats the oceans and allows water to evaporate into the air. The sun also heats snow and ice which...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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