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How Do Scientists Study Ancient Climates?

August 13, 2018
Paleoclimatologists study ancient climates by looking for clues in Earth’s natural environmental records.

What Have We Learned from Paleoclimatology?

August 10, 2018
Paleoclimate data help scientists evaluate climate change centuries into the past and develop estimates of future change.

How Can Ice Teach Us About Climate?

August 14, 2018
Ice cores contribute to our view of Earth’s climate, providing insight into where our planet has been and might be going.

What Is Paleoclimatology?

August 6, 2018
Paleoclimatology is the study of ancient climates, prior to the widespread availability of instrumental records.