"Shall I mangle this churl's leg, Hantis?" — Pul the Grik-Dog, final chapter, W.O.K.
Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Snow: Adding to Climate Delta
I once heard advanced a particularly subtle notion that the next Ice Age might arrive overnight, just by snowing over a wide area — and then not melting all summer long. The years pile up, and pretty soon the glaciers are a mile deep everywhere.
Which will it be, I wonder? Temperate Greenland, or Tropical Texas?