Little Ice Age Sparked by Volcanoes, Sustained by Sea-Ice Feedback


The Little Ice Age (LIA), a mysterious period of cooling that occurred after the Medieval Warm Period and extended from the 16th into the 19th centuries, might have been caused by a series of volcanic eruptions and sustained by sea ice.

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Thanko PC Waterbed Cools Laptops, Let’s Hope it Doesn’t Leak

I’ve never been one to mix water with electronics, but if your laptop is generating too much heat, then you need to do something about it, right? This portable waterbed for your laptop should get the job done. Now, why didn’t of that?

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Use Winter Air to Cool a Blindingly-Hot PC

Yes we know; gaming PCs can get very hot. There was a time when I had one inside my bedroom and I usually had to turn down the heat when I was playing. Sure, nowadays, you can get liquid-cooled PCs, but an enterprising modder decided to use the cool winter air to get his PC down to manageable temperatures.

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Cooling Down Your Media Unit With Computer Fans

102009_rg_eccooldown_01.jpgWith all the new gear that goes into your media unit or entertainment center, depending if it closes completely, you might want to add some cooling measures so that your gear doesn’t overheat.

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