11,300-Year Climate Record Highlights Recent Warming Pulse

Andrew Revkin

Published on Mar 7, 2013

A new Science paper by researchers at Oregon State and Harvard creates a new record of Earth’s temperatures through the Holocene — the warm span since the last ice age ended. In this interview, Jeremy Shaken, a study author currently working at Harvard, answers questions posed by other researchers and describes how the work clearly shows the dawn of the Anthropocene, a new epoch in which human activities are leaving a powerful imprint on climate and other global conditions.

A Reconstruction of Regional and Global Temperature for the Past 11,300 Years


Global Climate Change http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre130
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

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