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ERIC Number: EJ773921
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 6
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8555
A Record of Climate Change
Smith, Zach
Science Teacher, v74 n6 p48-53 Sep 2007
The hydrologic cycle is a very basic scientific principle. In this article, background information is presented on how the hydrologic cycle provides scientists with clues to understanding the history of Earth's climate. Also detailed is a web-based activity that allows students to learn about how scientists are able to piece together a record of Earth's climate thanks to a unique ice core drilling program in Greenland. (Contains 4 figures and 11 resources.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Greenland