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Global Warming Periods More Common Than Thought, Deep-Sea Drilling Off Japan Now Demonstrates

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November 23, 2001
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University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
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Core samples from a deep-sea drilling expedition in the western Pacific clearly show multiple episodes of warming that date back as far as 135 million years, according to one of the project’s lead scientists. Analysis of the samples indicates warming events on Earth were more common than researchers previously believed.

CHAPEL HILL – Core samples from a deep-sea drilling expedition in the western Pacific clearly show multiple episodes of warming that date back as far as 135 million years, according to one of the project’s lead scientists. Analysis of the samples indicates warming events on Earth were more common than researchers previously believed.


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University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill. "Global Warming Periods More Common Than Thought, Deep-Sea Drilling Off Japan Now Demonstrates." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 23 November 2001. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/11/011120045859.htm>.
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill. (2001, November 23). Global Warming Periods More Common Than Thought, Deep-Sea Drilling Off Japan Now Demonstrates. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 20, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/11/011120045859.htm
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill. "Global Warming Periods More Common Than Thought, Deep-Sea Drilling Off Japan Now Demonstrates." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/11/011120045859.htm (accessed April 20, 2014).

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