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Polar Ice Caps

Posted 16 February 2012 | By | Categories: Polar Ice Cap Facts, Polar Ice Cap Melting | No Comments

Only two planets in our solar system have polar ice caps – Earth and the planet Mars. Earth has polar ice caps on the North and South Poles and they are composed of frozen water. Mars has ice caps at both poles as well, but the Martian ice caps are mainly frozen carbon dioxide with […]

Polar Ice Cap Facts

Posted 18 January 2012 | By | Categories: Global warming, Polar Ice Cap Facts, Polar Ice Cap Melting | 3 Comments

What are the Polar Ice Cap Facts? There is much debate and disagreement about global warming and the melting of the polar ice caps. It is important to know the facts about the Polar ice caps because the polar ice affects the earth’s rise in sea level, changes in the ocean’s circulation, as well as […]