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changes that occurred during the last ice age
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Scientists recently confirmed that the land in the Washington region is sinking as a result of the most recent ice age.
When ice ages locked up seawater and shrunk oceans, plummeting sea levels stranded many shallow reefs, killing their inhabitants.
Removing the greenhouse gas caused glaciers to creep forward and sea levels to drop, plunging the planet into an ice age that wiped out 85 percent of all marine species.
Is the big one about to blow, blanketing the US with ash and sending the Earth into a volcanic ice age?
Archaeology reveals that humans started wearing clothes some 170,000 years ago, very close to the second-to-last ice age.
In the film, Raines and a host of scientist examine the forest, believed to be a glimpse into the geography of Earth 60,000 years ago during an ice age.
McLaren and his colleagues hope to find other areas like Calvert Island that were not frozen during the ice age and are above water today.
This phenomenon may have resulted from repeating pulses of volcanism along mid-ocean ridges, which previous research has linked to cycles of ice ages and warming.
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ICE AGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ice age for English Language Learners
: a time in the distant past when a large part of the world was covered with ice
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