African climate and human evolution; the land-sea connection

Author(s): deMenocal, Peter B.
Ocean Drilling Program, U.S. Scientific Community
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States
Volume Title: ODP's greatest hits
Source: ODP's greatest hits, Ocean Drilling Program, U.S. Scientific Community, p.8. Publisher: Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Washington, DC, United States
Note: In English. 1 refs.; illus.
Year of Publication: 1997
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Africa; Atlantic Ocean; Biologic evolution; Cenozoic; Chemostratigraphy; Chordata; Climate change; Climate effects; Climate forcing; Cores; Equatorial Atlantic; Eutheria; Hominidae; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 108; Lithostratigraphy; Mammalia; Marine sediments; Neogene; O-18/O-16; Ocean Drilling Program; Orbital forcing; Oxygen; Paleoclimatology; Paleoenvironment; Pleistocene; Pliocene; Primates; Quaternary; Sediments; Stable isotopes; Tertiary; Tetrapoda; Theria; Vertebrata
Coordinates: S012325 N211954 W0114421 W0231630
Record ID: 2015016165
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