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Ancient Warming of Antarctica
July 26, 2013 | Imperial College London

“Researchers [...] studied mud samples to learn about ancient melting of the East Antarctic ice sheet. They discovered that melting took place repeatedly between five and three million years ago, [...] during which may have caused sea levels to rise approximately ten metres.” Quoted from the Imperial College London press release.

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Revelations of an Antarctic Ice Core
September 17, 2013 | National Science Foundation
"Analysis of an ice core [...] reveals that warming in Antarctica began about 22,000 years ago, a few thousand years earlier than suggested by previous records. This timing shows that West Antarctica did not "wait for a cue" from the Northern Hemisphere to start warming, as scientists had previously supposed." Quoted from the National Science Foundation press release.

Ancient Eruptions and Global Warming
February 21, 2013 | Climate Central
An article on the website explores how massive volcanic eruptions in the geologic past have caused episodes of global warming.

Black Carbon and Climate Change
January 29, 2013 | American Geophysical Union
"Black carbon is the second largest man-made contributor to global warming and its influence on climate has been greatly underestimated." Quoted from the American Geophysical Union press release.

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