Fossil-fuel hangover may block ice ages

Pearce, Fred
August 2007
New Scientist;8/25/2007, Vol. 195 Issue 2618, p16
The article reports on research showing that carbon dioxide in the atmosphere may linger for hundreds of thousands of years, perhaps causing enough residual global warming to stave off the next ice age. The study was led by Toby Tyrell of the British National Oceanography Centre, and it supports earlier findings by David Archer of the University of Chicago.


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