Theory of Snowball Earth
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About this web page.
What is the theory of snowball Earth?
What do we plan to accomplish?
Why is this research interesting and how does it relate to a larger question of global climate change?
Glacial Deposits and Carbonate Caps
Banded Iron Formations and Manganese Deposits
Plate Tectonics, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and the Reversal of Ice Albedo Feedback
Arguments for Snowball Earth
Arguments against Snowball Earth
Tables and Figures
Discussion & Conclusions