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craig001 at lerwick.hopto.org
Fri May 29 15:36:55 UTC 2009
On Fri, 2009-05-29 at 11:03 -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote:
> On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 11:43:29PM +0100, RW wrote:
> > On Thu, 28 May 2009 23:38:46 +0200 (CEST)
> > Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl> wrote:
> > > i repeated what i read recently about ICE ON ARCTIC SEA melting that
> > > will flood.
> > >
> > > Even knowledge from primary school physics and no single calculation
> > > is enough to prove that water level will not change at all.
> > Even for you this is a new low. When you learned about Archimedes
> > principle did they not teach you about thermal expansion - or did you
> > just assume that as the ice melts everything remains at the same
> > temperature.
> And, what about the huge amount of water that is currently sequestered
> in ice above sea level - on 'dry' land? Where will it go?
I think its because we are building and launching all these bigger and
bigger boats and displacing more water :P
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