Past Antarctica

Written By Marc Oliva i Franganillo
Past Antarctica
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 June 2020
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
  • Pages : 301 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Past Antarctica written by Marc Oliva i Franganillo which was release on 01 June 2020, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Past Antarctica: Paleoclimatology and Climate Change presents research on the past and present of Antarctica in reference to its current condition, including considerations for effects due to climate change. Experts in the field explore key topics, including environmental changes, human colonization and present environmental trends. Addressing a wide range of fields, including the biosphere, geology and biochemistry, the book offers geographers, climatologists and other Earth scientists a vital resource that is beneficial to an understanding of Antarctica, its history and conservation efforts. Synthesizes research on the past and present of Antarctica, bringing together top Earth scientists who work in this discipline Presents the most complete reconstruction of the paleoclimate and environment of Antarctica, tying in long-term climatic changes to the current environment Offers perspectives from different branches of the Earth Sciences using a spatial-temporal lens

Past Antarctica

Past Antarctica
  • Author : Marc Oliva i Franganillo,Jesus Ruiz Fernandez
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06
  • Total pages : 301
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Past Antarctica: Paleoclimatology and Climate Change presents research on the past and present of Antarctica in reference to its current condition, including considerations for effects due to climate change. Experts in the field explore key topics, including environmental changes, human colonization and present environmental trends. Addressing a wide range of ...

Past Antarctica

Past Antarctica
  • Author : Marc Oliva,Jesus Ruiz Fernandez
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-04
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Past Antarctica: Paleoclimatology and Climate Change presents research on the past and present of Antarctica in reference to its current condition, including considerations for effects due to climate change. Experts in the field explore key topics, including environmental changes, human colonization and present environmental trends. Addressing a wide range of ...

Exploration of Subsurface Antarctica

Exploration of Subsurface Antarctica
  • Author : M.J. Siegert,S.S.R. Jamieson,D.A. White
  • Publisher : Geological Society of London
  • Release Date : 2018-01-08
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Our appreciation of glaciological processes in Antarctica suffers from a lack of observations in regions where numerical models indicate the ice sheet to be susceptible to ocean and/or atmospheric warming. The solution lies in the use and development of glacier geophysics. In this volume we present a series of ...

Antarctica

Antarctica
  • Author : Gabrielle Walker
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2012-03-01
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : There have been many books about Antarctica in the past, but all have focused on only one aspect of the continent - its science, its wildlife, the heroic age of exploration, personal experiences or the sheer awesome beauty of the landscape, for example - but none has managed to capture ...

Stay The Last Dog In Antarctica

Stay  The Last Dog In Antarctica
  • Author : Jesse Blackadder
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release Date : 2013-07-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : '...into the annals of modern polar history strays another character - part legend, part myth, part fibreglass. She is STAY.' THE AGE Left alone on the streets of Hobart to collect money for the Royal Guide Dogs of tasmania, a Labrador called Girl tries to make the best of ...

Tectonic Climatic and Cryospheric Evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula

Tectonic  Climatic  and Cryospheric Evolution of the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Author : John B. Anderson,Julia S. Wellner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-05-02
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of theSpecial Publications Series. Tectonic, Climatic, and Cryospheric Evolution of the AntarcticPeninsula presents the analysis of data collected during theSHALDRIL program, which sampled the most complete Cenozoicstratigraphic section in the Antarctic Peninsula. The stratigraphicintervals sampled fill major gaps in the existing stratigraphicrecord ...

Antarctica as Cultural Critique

Antarctica as Cultural Critique
  • Author : Elena Glasberg
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2012-10-19
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Antarctica as Cultural Critique arrives at an auspicious time in history and on earth. Amid the centennial celebrations of the European 'race' to the last place on earth, Antarctica - a continent of ice lacking natives - is finally emerging as a center of global concern. Antarctica as Cultural Critique ...

Reconstructing Past Antarctic Ice Flow Paths in the Ross Embayment Antarctica Using Sand Petrography Particle Size and Detrital Zircon Provenance

Reconstructing Past Antarctic Ice Flow Paths in the Ross Embayment  Antarctica Using Sand Petrography  Particle Size and Detrital Zircon Provenance
  • Author : Andrea J. Schilling
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Tills for this study were analyzed from sites in East Antarctica (EA), West Antarctica (WA) and along a transect in the Ross Sea. Particle size, sand petrography, and detrital zircons were used to provide new information on the subglacial geology of Antarctica, as well as assisting in the reconstruction of ...

Antarctic Climate Evolution

Antarctic Climate Evolution
  • Author : Fabio Florindo,Martin Siegert,Timothy Naish,Laura de Santis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-01-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Download or read online Antarctic Climate Evolution written by Fabio Florindo,Martin Siegert,Timothy Naish,Laura de Santis, published by Elsevier which was released on 2021-01-15. Get Antarctic Climate Evolution Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

1912 The Year the World Discovered Antarctica

1912  The Year the World Discovered Antarctica
  • Author : Chris Turney
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-09-06
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : 1912 was an incredible year, marking the height of the Heroic Age of Exploration. Curiosity about Antarctica was at fever pitch, and between 1910 and 1914 five teams of intrepid explorers embarked on the greatest race of the era, to travel beyond the edges of the known world and conquer this last great ...

Voyage to Antarctica

Voyage to Antarctica
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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The Last Place on Earth

The Last Place on Earth
  • Author : Roland Huntford
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 588
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Recounts the efforts of Scott, a British explorer, and Amundsen, a Norwegian, to be the first to reach the South Pole...

The Role of Antarctica in Global Climatic Change

The Role of Antarctica in Global Climatic Change
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992*
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : Download or read online The Role of Antarctica in Global Climatic Change written by , published by which was released on 1992*. Get The Role of Antarctica in Global Climatic Change Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Antarctic A Very Short Introduction

The Antarctic  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Klaus Dodds
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2012-07-26
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : The Antarctic is one the most hostile natural environments in the world. It is an extraordinary physical space, which changes significantly in shape and size with the passing of the seasons. Politically, it is unique as it contains one of the few areas of continental space not claimed by any ...

Land of Wondrous Cold

Land of Wondrous Cold
  • Author : Gillen D’Arcy Wood
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 9780128179253
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Summary : A gripping history of the polar continent, from the great discoveries of the nineteenth century to modern scientific breakthroughs Antarctica, the ice kingdom hosting the South Pole, looms large in the human imagination. The secrets of this vast frozen desert have long tempted explorers, but its brutal climate and glacial ...