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palaeoclimate

(ˌpælɪəʊˈklaɪmət)
n
(Physical Geography) meteorol the climate of a prehistoric age
Translations
paléoclimatpaléoclimatique
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Michael Sigl, a paleoclimatologist from the Paul Scherrer Institute in Switzerland who wasn't involved in the new study, said in the statement: "Coincidences in the timing of rapid ice-sheet melting events and eruption dates do not automatically imply causation, and there may be other scenarios that could be consistent with the presented data.
Columbia University oceanographer and paleoclimatologist Peter B.
Radioactive fallout "is a widespread marker that qualifies for the rules that they need to follow to make a recommendation," says paleoclimatologist William Ruddiman of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, "but that doesn't mean that it's right, or that it makes sense.
Geoscientist Robert DeConto and paleoclimatologist David Pollard have spent decades testing and refining computer climate models.
Our evidence suggests that it was the most intense period of drought-probably due to frequent monsoon failure in the 5,000-year-long period we have examined, said David Hodell, a paleoclimatologist from Cambridge.
Eckhardt, professor of developmental genetics and evolution at Penn State, Maciej Henneberg, professor of anatomy and pathology at the University of Adelaide, and Kenneth Hsu, a Chinese geologist and paleoclimatologist, suggests that the single specimen on which the new designation depends, known as LB1, does not represent a new species.
The Day After Tomorrow" offers a similar narrative of father-figure rescuing child, as paleoclimatologist Professor Jack Hall tries to save the United States from the effects of climate change and its rapidly returning Ice Age while also trying to save his son Sam, who has taken refuge in the New York Public Library, far north of the line of projected safety from freezing.
Lynn Ingram, a paleoclimatologist at the University of California-Berkeley and author of The West Without Water, says the 20th century was a rain-soaked anomaly compared to the region's long-term history.
But, by analysing data gathered from 80 locations around the world, Jeremy Shakun, a paleoclimatologist at Harvard University and his colleagues have shown that at the global level, warming followed CO2 increases.
Gajewski is a paleoclimatologist and paleo-ecologist who has worked in various regions of the Arctic for nearly 30 years.
Some, such as Tim Patterson, a paleoclimatologist at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada, emphasize natural "forcings" on the climate, especially solar cycles that affect how much radiation strikes the earth.
The press reacted like lemmings--they jumped on it and it's a non-issue," said Columbia University paleoclimatologist Peter deMenocal.