Carbon burp and transient global warming during the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum

Author(s): Sluijs, Appy
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Utrecht University, Institute of Environmental Biology, Utrecht, Netherlands
Georgia Institute of Technology, United States
Volume Title: Paleoceanography
Volume Author(s): Kienast, Markus, editor; Lynch-Stieglitz, Jean
Source: Paleoceanography, edited by Markus Kienast and Jean Lynch-Stieglitz. PAGES News, 16(1), p.9-11. Publisher: PAGES International Project Office, Bern, Switzerland. ISSN: 1811-1602
Note: In English. Supplemental information/data is available in the online version of this article. 5 refs.; illus.
Summary: The author discusses global warming during the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum. (mte)
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Acidification; Aliphatic hydrocarbons; Alkanes; Atlantic Ocean; Carbon; Carbon cycle; Carbon dioxide; Cenozoic; Chemostratigraphy; Climate change; Foraminifera; Geochemical cycle; Greenhouse gases; Hydrocarbons; Invertebrata; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 113; Leg 208; Marine sediments; Maud Rise; Methane; Microfossils; Models; O-18/O-16; ODP Site 1263; ODP Site 690; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean-atmosphere interaction; Organic compounds; Oxygen; Paleo-oceanography; Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum; Paleoclimatology; Paleogene; Paleotemperature; Protista; Sea-surface temperature; Sediments; South Atlantic; Southern Ocean; Stable isotopes; Tertiary; Walvis Ridge; Weddell Sea; World ocean
Coordinates: S650938 S650937 E0011218 E0011218
S283200 S283200 E0024700 E0024700
Record ID: 2010096684
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