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Geological perspectives on global change

Geological perspectives on global change

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Special issue.

Statementedited by Duwayne M. Anderson and Gordon P. Eaton.
SeriesTectonophysics -- vol.222, no.3-4
ContributionsAnderson, Duwayne M., Eaton, Gordon P., Geodynamics Research Institute Symposium on Geological Perspectives on Global Change (1991 : Texas A&M University)
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Open LibraryOL21713658M

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Ad Hoc Committee on Geology and. Increased carbon dioxide concentration promotes global warming, while reduced carbon dioxide leads to global cooling. The Eocene epoch (Geologic Time), 34 to 56 million years ago, was the last time the earth was totally warmed to tropical conditions from pole to pole.

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What do geologic measurements about the past tell us about modern climate change? 1. Current global temperatures are higher than anything seen during the lastyears.

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