ice age in a sentence
Example sentences for ice age
The period leading up to the domestication of cereals was one of erratic climate change, as the last ice age ended.
We have been in a global warming period since the last ice age.
The nuclear winter fear was that debris from a nuclear war would block sunlight, bringing on a new ice age or worse.
Another ice age will be required to refill some depleted aquifers.
Forests that survived the last ice age are chopped down and burned.
Geologists offer a more prosaic explanation: ice age glaciers gouged the terrain as they advanced and retreated millennia ago.
As it is due to lingering ice age developed settlements were near the sea shores.
They say global warming so they can create an ice age.
Speaking of old fashioned: did you know humans survived the ice age, some of whom didn't even have any civilization of any sort.
The large triangular-shaped stone is not indigenous to the area but was carried there by a glacier during the ice age.
All climatologists acknowledge the existence of such climatic jumps-as occurred for example at the end of the last ice age.
There are a lot of reputable people who think another ice age is coming.
More work reinforces the idea that the human climate impact is staving off the next ice age.
Scientists are uncertain whether the warming climate is to blame for the extinction at the end of the last ice age.
These studies blamed the extinctions on climate change-including the last ice age-instead.
Views differ about whether the eruption was the trigger, but it is clear that an ice age started shortly afterwards.
Less than a decade ago, there was talk of an impending ice age.
In fact, a crossing then would have been unlikely, since the area was still buried under the glaciers of the last ice age.
Observed sea level rises and ice melt only show the world has warmed, as it has done since the last ice age.
Deglaciation following the ice age did not happen smoothly everywhere.
We need to burn more coal and oil and gas to prevent another ice age.
Oxygen concentration in the atmosphere is less now than during the last ice age, probably due to plankton change in the oceans.
During the last ice age the climate really did lurch back and forth between cold and relatively warm conditions.
Global warming has been going on since the last ice age.
Some of these common residents have been here continuously since the last ice age.