A New Greenland Deep Ice Core

@article{Dansgaard1982ANG,
  title={A New Greenland Deep Ice Core},
  author={W. Dansgaard and H. Clausen and N. Gundestrup and C. Hammer and S. Johnsen and P. M. Kristinsdottir and N. Reeh},
  journal={Science},
  year={1982},
  volume={218},
  pages={1273 - 1277}
}
  • W. Dansgaard, H. Clausen, +4 authors N. Reeh
  • Published 1982
  • Geology, Medicine
  • Science
  • The polar ice sheets are rich sources of information on past atmospheric conditions, including paleoclimates. A new deep ice core has been drilled in south Greenland. Comparison of the oxygen isotopic profile with that from camp Century and with a deep-sea foraminifera record indicates that the new core reaches back to about 90,000 years before present in a continuous sequence. The details in the Wisconsin part of the ice core records seem to be climatically, significant, and the general trends… CONTINUE READING
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