Published: 16 Oct 2014
Three recent studies from the Past Interglacials Working Group (PIGS):
1) Pol K et al. look at climate variability during the last interglacial in the E Antarctic EPICA Dome C ice core (Geo Res Let).
2) Martrat B et al. compare similarities and dissimilarities between the last two deglaciations and interglaciations in the N Atlantic region (Quat Sci Rev).
3) Mokeddem, McManus and Oppo discuss how ocean dynamics may have contributed to the end of the last interglacial in the subpolar N Atlantic (PNAS).
Published: 10 Oct 2014
The PAGES endorsed group, IPICS, has published a joint Climate of the Past/The Cryosphere special issue providing an overview of its First Open Science Conference held in Giens, France in 2012.
More than 30 papers give an overview of participants' contributions to the meeting, including results from ice core drilling projects in Antarctica, Greenland, non-polar glaciers and other Arctic sites.
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