# LiveScience: Waking Beasts: Underwater Volcanoes Roused by Ice Ages

February 5, 2015

"In a broad sense, this reinforces the idea that the climate system and the solid Earth are connected and, in fact, may be thought of as a single system," Katz said. "Not only do ice ages affect volcanism, but volcanism has a feedback effect on climate itself. We haven't proved that yet, but it's a tantalizing possibility."...(more)