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Paleoclimate

How Can Pollen Teach Us About Climate?

August 14, 2018
Every spring, pollen spores come out to wreak havoc on allergy sufferers, but they are important for learning about climate.

What Are Proxy Data?

August 14, 2018
In paleoclimatology, the study of past climates, scientists use “proxy” data to reconstruct past climate conditions.

What Is Paleoclimatology?

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