In 1976, scientists at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory spearheaded a project called CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation Mapping and Prediction) to map the history of the oceans and climate.
Magnetic Reversals and Glaciation
Times when a magnetic reversal correlated with the start of an ice age.
No ancient swamp sludge involved.
Carbon rained from the sky
Endorsement from Directeur de recherche au CNRS, Laboratoire des Fluides Complexes, Université de Pau, France
28 Aug 09 – The face of the sun has looked exactly the same for
the past seven weeks — utterly blank.
Another Dalton (sunspot) Minimum predicted! 7 Feb 09 – A research paper published this week in the Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics forecasts another Dalton Minimum.
During the time it takes you to read this article, a magnetic portal will open, linking Earth to the sun 93 million miles away.
Slide show – Based on Piers Corbyn’s award-winning lecture in which he was presented the Hopley Shield (2008) of the Association of Mining, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers.
Presented on 17th Jan 2008
to a packed audience at
Willesley Park Golf Club, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire
Magnetic Reversal Due? Yes, says Dr Alan Thomson of the British Geological Survey in Edinburgh.