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Response to BlueStreak (Reply #9)

Mon Mar 11, 2013, 11:22 PM

10. I'm sorry but this can't be taken seriously, at all.

Two things: Climate change and the ice age cycle, and plate tectonics. If you know anything about either you'd know that saying "ANWR and the North Sea were never in a good position to accumulate huge masses of vegetation" is completely absurd; both were at previous epochs tropical, in fact, and much closer to the equator than presently. As to the Gulf of Mexico, it lies on a tectonic plate boundary. Fossil fuels are commonly found along plate boundaries. This basically amounts to "I'm completely ignorant of geology and geophysics so maybe Gold had a point!"

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