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  • proper n. Of the Pleistocene period dominated by the presence of glaciers.

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Examples

  • Icelandic Glacial is the first U.S. distributed bottled water to receive the CarbonNeutral┬« Certification from the Carbon Neutral Company.

    25 posts from June 2007

  • All agree that he was living in Europe at the close of the Glacial Age, and we think the evidence sufficient to show that he preceded the glaciers, and that as a rude savage he lived in Europe throughout the long extended portion of time known as the Glacial Age.

    The Prehistoric World; or, Vanished races

  • Italian label Glacial Movements 'tagline is' glacial and isolationist ambient 'and the new album from ex-Napalm Death, Painkiller and Scorn mastermind Mick Harris embraces this concept.

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  • The true DaVinci Code behind the bible is not a supreme spiritual power but a scientific record of climate change described as Glacial Respiration.

    Reagan: Racist Is As Racist Does « Lean Left

  • Sea floor movement correction to global sea level is referred to as Glacial Isostatic Adjustment see here for example.

    An Analysis of the TOPEX Sea Level Record « Climate Audit

  • He also points out that the evidence is that he lived in Europe during all the changes of that prolonged period known as the Glacial Age.

    The Prehistoric World; or, Vanished races

  • Of such periods of strain upon organic nature we know of only one in recent geological times, that known as the Glacial Age, the vast variation in climate which took place when the ice of the Far North flowed down in mighty billows over northern Europe and America, burying everything beneath its crushing weight, and bringing many forms of life to a sudden and untimely end.

    Man And His Ancestor A Study In Evolution

  • When the great cycle of snow years, called the Glacial

    The Yosemite

  • I have found a study recently published called Glacial Isostatic Adjustment over Antarctica from combined GRACE and ICESat satellite data which seems to me to agree with the basics of what I was saying.

    RealClimate

  • In "Glacial," a settlement mission learns that a planet was already settled by humans a century ago.

    REVIEW: Galactic North by Alastair Reynolds

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