Books con argomento Paleoclimatology
Cronin Thomas M.
edizioni Columbia Univ Pr collana Columbia Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2009
The field of paleoclimatology relies on physical, chemical, and biological proxies of past climate changes that have been preserved in natural archives such as glacial ice, tree rings, sediments, corals, and speleothems. Paleoclimate archives obtained through field investigations, ocean sediment coring expeditions,...
Fairchild Ian J.
Asrat Asfawossen (CON)
Dominguez-Villar David (CON)
Gunn John (CON)
edizioni John Wiley & Sons Inc collana John Wiley & Sons Inc (Hardcover) , 2012
Speleothems (mineral deposits that formed in caves) are currently giving us some of the most exciting insights into environments and climates during the Pleistocene ice ages and the subsequent Holocene rise of civilizations. The book applies system science to Quaternary environments in a new and rigorous way and gives...