TITLE

Southern oceans hold key to climate

AUTHOR(S)
Pearce, Fred
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
New Scientist;05/05/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2076, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on findings that the waxing and waning of ocean currents as far south as Antarctica may have triggered regular growth spurts in Arctic ice sheets over the past 140,000 years. Possibility of better prediction of the rate of global warming as a result of the discovery; Highlights of study by Mark Little and Dick Kroon of the University of Edinburgh.
ACCESSION #
9707026527

 

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