Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Stalagmites from Iranian cave foretell grim future for Middle East climate

07/12/2017 12:12 PM EDT

a screen shot of stalagmite

The results, which include information during the last glacial and interglacial periods, showed that relief from the current dry spell across the interior of the Middle East is unlikely within the next 10,000 years.


Full story at http://rsmas.miami.edu/news-events/press-releases/2017/stalagmites-from-iranian-cave-foretell-grim-future-for-middle-east-climate/

Source
University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science


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