Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 17:20 EDT
Understanding How Climatic Relationships Led To Major Ice

Understanding How Climatic Relationships Led To Major Ice Age Cycles

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study has developed crucial new information about how the ice ages came about based on newly discovered relationships between deep-sea temperature and ice-volume changes. The...

Latest Marine isotope stage Stories

2010-02-05 14:57:54

The notion that scientists understand how changes in Earth's orbit affect climate well enough for estimating long-term natural climate trends that underlie any anthropogenic climate change is challenged by findings published this week. The new research was conducted by a team led by Professor Eelco Rohling of the University of Southampton's School of Ocean and Earth Science hosted at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton. "Understanding how climate has responded to past change should...