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Tree Rings Reveal Amazon's Rainfall History

Science & Tech  (tags: The Amazon, acientists, tree rings, rainfall history, climate change, reliable meteorological data )

- 2085 days ago -
The researchers explained that the region's vast size and position on the equator, the response of the forested area's hydrological cycle "may significantly affect the magnitude and speed of climate change for the entire globe".

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Cheryl B (64)
Saturday October 6, 2012, 6:08 pm

Jason S (50)
Saturday October 6, 2012, 6:20 pm
thanks, good posting

Terry V (30)
Saturday October 6, 2012, 7:21 pm

Rebecca S (61)
Saturday October 6, 2012, 8:42 pm
very cool. Remind me of seeing a video of them drilling out a long cylinder of ice from a glacier, and they learned so much about the past based on what was in the layer of ice, and some layers were colors like red, or brown, and it was all very neat.

Past Member (0)
Saturday October 6, 2012, 8:55 pm

Freya H (357)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 9:21 am
Save the rainforest - it will save us!

aj E (164)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 11:52 am

Christeen A (371)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 1:23 pm
Very interesting. Thank you.

greenplanet e (155)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 4:27 pm
So interesting.

Talya H (10)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 6:22 pm
Thanks for the share!

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Monday October 8, 2012, 6:40 am
amazing article, thanks for sharing.....rainforests are the lungs of this poor earth hey...
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