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Climate Change

Given recent concern and controversy over global warming, it is not surprising that several courses and textbooks are now devoted to the history of Earth's climate and the forces that affect it. There are a number of relevant climate topics which rely extensively on an Earth history approach.

A section of a core drilled into the sediment at the bottom of a lake containing microfossils that can tell us about the climate at the time each sediment layer was deposited

Bob Jacobel's environmental science seminar on Global Climate Change takes an Earth history approach, using a substantial amount of primary literature and an Earth history text.


Resources

Below are web resources specifically relevant to climate change.


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