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Volcanoes helped species survive Ice Age: climate change study

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 7:45 EDT
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A view of Tungurahua volcano errupting, seen from La Florida, Ecuador on December 20, 2012. (AFP)
 
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Volcanoes saw species survive ice ages: study (via AFP)

The steam and heat from volcanoes allowed species of plants and animals to survive past ice ages, a study showed Tuesday, offering help for scientists dealing with climate change. An international team of researchers said their analysis helped explain…



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