March 19, 2008

Global warming causes quakes, early spring

Those skeptics who think enviros and climate change scientists and certain politicians like to blame everything on global warming will enjoy this one: Global warming causes earthquakes.

No, climate change doesn’t affect plate tectonics, that would be silly. But it does cause the melting of ice sheets, which scientists think could release stored up energy that triggers quakes.

Read the entire story here
http://blog.seattlepi.nwsource.com/environment/archives/134373.asp?from=blog_last3