By Harunur Rashid, Leonid Polyak, Ellen Mosley-Thompson
Released by means of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Geophysical Monograph sequence, quantity 193.
Abrupt weather swap: Mechanisms, styles, and Impacts brings jointly a various team of paleoproxy documents resembling ice cores, marine sediments, terrestrial (lakes and speleothems) files, and paired ocean-atmosphere weather types to record fresh advances in figuring out the mechanisms of abrupt weather adjustments. because the discovery of the Dansgaard-Oeschger occasions in Greenland ice cores and the next discovery in their modern occasions within the marine sediments of the North Atlantic, the hunt for those abrupt, millennial-scale occasions around the globe has intensified, and therefore, the variety of paleoclimatic documents chronicling such occasions has elevated. the amount highlights contain discussions of files of earlier weather variability, meridional overturning move, land-ocean-atmosphere interactions, feedbacks within the weather process, and international temperature anomalies. Abrupt weather Change could be of curiosity to scholars, researchers, lecturers, and coverage makers who're eager about abrupt weather swap and its capability influence on society.
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Abrupt Climate Change: Mechanisms, Patterns, and Impacts by Harunur Rashid, Leonid Polyak, Ellen Mosley-Thompson