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Global warming caused by greenhouse gases delays natural patterns of glaciation, researchers say
Description: Unprecedented levels of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere are disrupting normal patterns of glaciation, according to a new study. Current levels of carbon dioxide are trapping too much heat in the atmosphere to allow the Earth to cool as it has in its prehistoric past in response to changes in Earth's orbital pattern. [Source: University of Florida News]
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Source: University of Florida News
Publish Date: 1/9/2012
Reading Level: Basic
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