Prehistoric Climate Can Help Forecast Future Changes

January 2009
Sea Technology;Jan2009, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p62
The article reports on the research led by the Pliocene Research, Interpretation and Synoptic Mapping group that prehistoric climate has the potential to help in forecasting future changes of the climate system. Researchers suggest that slight increase in carbon dioxide can have a large impact on temperature change. It notes that cause of warm may be attributed to increased heat transport from equatorial regions to the poles and increased greenhouse gases.


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