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Milankovitch Cycles why do i care ag/K-12

Why do I care? The orbit has an effect on climate by determining the amount of incoming sunlight.  The cycle of ice ages are linked to changes in the earth’s orbit, so they are important to the long-term climate variability of the earth.

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