Tag Archives: Tides

Lunar Months, Tides; for Vukcevic

Answering a question from Vukcevic per lunar months and tides, plus some links and background on lunar cycles and influences. Continue reading

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Arctic Flushing and Interglacial Melt Pulses

Does the specific depth of the Arctic Ocean channels and edges correlate with the melt water pulses of ocean rise in the start of this Interglacial? Would a lunar ‘kicker’ start the melt at those sensitive ocean depths? Continue reading

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Tides, Vectors, Scalars, Arctic Flushing, and Resonance

A brief look at why ignoring the direction of lunar tide forces is a bad idea, and why just looking at the size of the scalar portion is not the path to understanding. Continue reading

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Which Way What Water Wanders?

A brief survey of a few various maps of “Ocean Currents” leads me to think that we have a poor handle on where the ocean really flows, where currents start and end, and all the detail dynamics in between. Continue reading

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A Remarkable Lunar Paper and Numbers on Major Standstill

Times of Major Lunar Standstill are special. Very old data matters. The basic value of a computer simulation is to illustrate where our understanding is wrong so we can go back to that very old data and learn something new. It’s the Moon and Sun that matter most. Continue reading

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