Iceland's Doomsday Scenario?

@article{Stone2004IcelandsDS,
  title={Iceland's Doomsday Scenario?},
  author={Richard A. Stone},
  journal={Science},
  year={2004},
  volume={306},
  pages={1278 - 1281}
}
  • R. Stone
  • Published 19 November 2004
  • Environmental Science
  • Science
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