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Title: Looking at Climate History for Clues to Our Future
Description: Geologist Chistina Riesselman explains how studying 3-million-year-old sediment from Antarctica is providing a glimpse of what our planet's climate might look like if atmospheric carbon dioxide continues to rise as projected.
Location:Alaska, Arctic, North America
Keywords:sediment cores, climate change, climate history, diatoms, glaciers, sea level rise
Big Ideas:Climate, Climate Change, Climate History, Polar Geology, Geology of Antarctica, Ice and Sediment Cores
Projects:Antarctic, Drilling Through Time
Created By:Emmanuel Romero
Copyright:2009 Emmanuel Romero, Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License
Attribute As:Created by Emmanuel Romero for the Ice Stories project, © 2009 Exploratorium

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