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Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10,000-year history of El Niņo cycles


August 8, 2014

a mix of mollusk shells Piles of ancient shells provide the first reliable long-term record for the powerful driver of year-to-year climate changes. Results show that the El Niños 10,000 years ago were as strong and frequent as they are today. Full Story

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