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Did a 6th Century Comet Bring Global Famine?
Evidence from tree rings and ice cores suggest that parts of Europe, Asia and North America saw protracted cooling in the 530′s, which has been linked to drought and famine. Some scientists hypothesize [...]
A Mike Baillie fan passed along this fascinating discovery last week and I hoisted the paper to Scribd and the Tusk immediately. Mike is on to something mighty interesting. Nowhere has anyone noted the corellation between the two early Mayan “Baktun” transitions and spikes in ice core chemistry from Greenland.
Calendrical genius that he is, [...]