CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE PAST
www,irenebaron.com 11 August 2020
THE ICE AGE
Our perception of the earth is like that of a mite on a tree. The mite isn't aware of changes in tree growth during its life. Climate change is something humans rarely witness in their lifetime.
I grew up in Ohio where the one or two-mile thick ice of the last Ice Age began to retreat about 10,000 years ago. The weight of the ice pushing on Ohio applied pressure to the crust of the Earth. Since the ice melted over…Read more