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Paleoclimate

Paleoclimate   Reference library

Encyclopedia of Global Change

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Science and technology, Environmental Science, Social sciences, Environment
Length:
4,877 words
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The climate of the world has been ever changing. It is invariable only in its variability. It has changed repeatedly ...

Paleoclimate

Paleoclimate   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Global Change

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Science and technology, Environmental Science, Social sciences, Environment
Length:
3,725 words
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4

The climate of the world has changed repeatedly and substantially throughout geological time, before and during the presence of humans ...

palaeoclimate and magnetism

palaeoclimate and magnetism   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the Earth

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Science and technology, Earth Sciences and Geography
Length:
808 words
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1

Rock-magnetic variations within sediments provide continuous proxy records of palaeoclimatic and palaeoenvironmental changes. Magnetic susceptibility provides an ideal tool for ...

Paleoclimates

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Science and technology, Earth Sciences and Geography, Social sciences, Environment
Length:
2,473 words
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2

Paleoclimates are climates or climatic conditions during specific periods of the history of the earth (“paleo” is derived from the ...

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