View Full Version : NASA Uses 90 Rubber Ducks to Study Global Warming

2008-Sep-23, 02:30 AM
NASA scientists have dropped 90 yellow rubber ducks into holes in Greenland's Jakobshavn glacier in an attempt to understand why glaciers speed up during summer months as they slip into the sea. The ducks, attached to a football-sized probe, have an email address and message prompting anyone who discovers the ducks to contact NASA to [...]

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2008-Sep-24, 02:36 AM
Duck power will save the world!

2008-Sep-24, 06:18 PM
How can they dismiss the tooth fairy out of hand with its superior knowledge of how many thermometers to use, where to put them and the degree of simultaniety for taking data from them to establish credibility for the values given for global average temperature over the years?