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    • Greenlandic ice archives of North Atlantic Common Era climate 

      Osman, Matthew B. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
      The Common Era (A.D. 1- present) represents a crucial period for climatic studies, documenting the timespan over which human activities have become an increasingly domineering force in shaping Earth's landscape, climate, ...
    • Reconstructing atmospheric changes in monsoon regions using eolian dust 

      Kinsley, Christopher William. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
      Mineral dust is generated in continental interiors and exported by winds to ocean basins, providing a sedimentary archive which is one of the few direct indicators we have of atmospheric circulation in the past. This archive ...
    • Geophysical and geochemical constraints on submarine volcanic processes 

      Jones, Meghan R. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
      Submarine volcanic systems form new oceanic crust, host unique chemosynthetic ecosystems, concentrate rare metals, and provide a conduit for chemical transfer from the Earth's interior to hydrosphere. Although our understanding ...