Warming Deep-Sea Temperatures Ended Last Ice Age
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Ended Last Ice Age
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27 Sep 07 - USC College researcher shows that deep-sea temperatures rose 1,300 years before the buildup of atmospheric carbon dioxide, ruling out CO2 as driver of the last ice age’s meltdown.
In contrast to what is often inferred from the geologic record, carbon dioxide did not cause the end of the last ice age, a new USC study published in Science suggests.
"There has been this continual reference to the correspondence between CO2 and climate change as reflected in ice core records as justification for the role of CO2 in climate change," said paleoclimatologist Lowell Stott, the study’s lead author and a professor of earth sciences at USC College.
"You can no longer argue that CO2 alone caused the end of the
CO2 levels are a result of warming, not a cause
also say this in "Not by Fire but by Ice" – that
If CO2 caused the warming, one would expect surface temperatures to increase before deep-sea temperatures, since the heat slowly would spread from top to bottom. Instead, carbon-dating showed that the water used by the bottom-dwelling organisms began warming about 1,300 years before the water used by surface-dwelling ones, suggesting that the warming spread bottom-up instead.
(Just as I say in "Not by Fire but by Ice." It’s not
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