On Thu, 29 May 2014 17:40:32 -0600, Wisely Non-Theist <email@example.com> wrote:
>In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, > kefischer <email@example.com> wrote: > >> Sure, leave the trees and the >> parks, go to the center of the concrete >> jungle or the airport where jets burn >> thousands of pounds of kerosene >> every hour, and it will be at least, >> a couple of degrees warmer. > >Or go to the North pole or Antarctica where it is now several degrees >warmer than even the recent past and is melting in the north and clving >in the south to an unprecidented degree.
:-) Ice shelves calving is a sign of greater snow load up stream, not of melting. :-)
Why is it taking so long for all the melt water to get to the oceans, 2 or 3 mm a year is not out of the ordinary.