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As can be seen from the chart below, a similar picture was drawn by the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration regarding the correlation between sun activity and global temperatures:

Sun activity correlated to global temperature according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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The Glacier Girl—buried under Greenland’s ice

The Glacier Girl is a World War II Lockheed P-38 Lightning fighter plane that was forced to land on the Greenland ice cap during the war. It was recently restored to operable condition after being buried under Greenland ice for nearly fifty years.

Between 1977 and 1988, eleven different teams had tried and failed to find and recover the aircraft. These teams had followed the advice given by various members of the scientific community who said the plane would be near the surface to at most some 50 feet down. It was not until 1988 that two explorers, sponsored by the Greenland Expedition Society, finally found the lost plane. It was located a surprising 268 feet

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