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14: Climate of the “Recent” Past

  • Page ID
    28617
  • Key questions for this investigation

    • How has global temperature varied during the last 800,000 years?
    • What has been the relationship between global temperature and sea level and \(CO_{2}\) levels?
    • What has been the relationship between global temperature and changes in the earth’s orbit and rotation?
    • How do current global temperatures compare with past temperature highs?

    Tool used in this investigation

    Climate Dashboard from the 2° Institute <https://www.climatelevels.org/>

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