CO2 emitting chariots cause mega drought

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CO2 emitting chariots cause mega drought

Post by SamCogar on Thu Aug 15, 2013 4:22 am

Downfall of ancient Greece blamed on 300-year drought

A 300-year drought may have caused the demise of several Mediterranean cultures, including ancient Greece, new research suggests.

A sharp drop in rainfall may have led to the collapse of several eastern Mediterranean civilizations, including ancient Greece, around 3,200 years ago. The resulting famine and conflict may help explain why the entire Hittite culture, chariot-riding people who ruled most of the region of Anatolia, vanished from the planet, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal PLOS ONE.

Read more @ http://www.nbcnews.com/science/downfall-ancient-greece-blamed-300-year-drought-6C10921795

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Re: CO2 emitting chariots cause mega drought

Post by SheikBen on Fri Aug 16, 2013 3:26 pm

If only they had more fuel efficient pack dogs to drive their chariots.....

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