Articles | Volume 10, issue 4
Clim. Past, 10, 1441–1451, 2014
Clim. Past, 10, 1441–1451, 2014

Research article 29 Jul 2014

Research article | 29 Jul 2014

A major change in North Atlantic deep water circulation 1.6 million years ago

N. Khélifi and M. Frank

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