Earth's poles are shifting because of...

Earth's poles are shifting because of climate change

There are 2 comments on the New Scientist story from Dec 13, 2013, titled Earth's poles are shifting because of climate change. In it, New Scientist reports that:

Climate change is causing the North Pole's location to drift, owing to subtle changes in Earth's rotation that result from the melting of glaciers and ice sheets.

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LessHypeMoreFact

Orleans, Canada

#1 Dec 13, 2013
The pole shift from conservation of rotational inertia as mass is redistributed by rising seas, tectonics and ice sheet decline is a major and rather hard to define subject. Worthy of serious analysis but not of concern to the public.
Cut n Paste

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Dec 13, 2013
"Earth's Poles Are Shifting Due To Climate Change"
Of course they are as long as such a shift presents a crisis. Other wise "we" see that this is clearly noise within the data and in not to be of public concern.

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