the van allen belt

by blimkie
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Oct28-05, 11:15 PM
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a friend of mine in university told me to read up on the van allen belt as another argument fro my essay on global warming jsut being part of a giant climate cycle.
but i didnt really find anything relating to the subject
does anyone have any link or care to explain
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Oct28-05, 11:21 PM
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moving this to the Earth Sciences forum...
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Oct28-05, 11:23 PM
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yea good idea

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Oct29-05, 02:49 AM
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the van allen belt

The reason why you find little about the Van Allen belt and climate because it's thought that isn't much relationship:

There is some correlation between solar activity, radio activity and climate:
(just published)

Since the Van Allen belt is also about cosmic radio activity, somebody may have suggested a connection.
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Oct29-05, 11:52 PM
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thanks andre, yours always helpful

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