NOAA Paleoclimatology Program - Vostok Ice Core Data

National Climatic Data Center, NOAA

This site from the World Data Center for Paleoclimatology features links to data from the Vostok Ice Core, with information on the concentration of various gases, ions, and elements available from trapped gas bubbles. Data has also been used to develop Earth temperature histories extending over 400,000 years.

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Climate Literacy Principles: Sun Drives Earth System:Orbital Cycles, The Nature of Science:Observational Data, Life and Climate Are Linked:Climate Evolution
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Topics: Climate
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate Change, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science