Global temperatures have risen almost 1 degree Celsius in the last century, placing them at the Holocene
The dating of the shell adze from Ilin has confirmed manufacture of these implements during the Middle Holocene
in the Philippines.
1974), with the calibration of chronozone boundaries by Walanus & Nalepka (2010), for the Holocene
Living in a climate that is warmer than it has been during 70 percent to 80 percent of the Holocene
, rather than in the chillier climate that the insolation cycle would be expected to produce, doesn't sound like a catastrophe.
After the Holocene
climatic optimum, the shoreline has been gradually prograding due to sedimentation; however, the cross-section (Figure 3) showing locations between the paleoshoreline and the end of flood deposition is quite close.
edu/leb/pleistNM/) questioned the late Pleistocene age of fossils from layer 2 suggesting that while most sediments of layer 2 were late Pleistocene, the layer likely was exposed to Holocene
deposition as well.
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Surficial units consist either of homogeneous and well-sorted sediments (such as the Holocene
Laurentian Channel fine silt unit; see below) or sediments with variable grain-size characteristics (such as the Holocene
Laurentian Channel-margin sand to silt unit; see below).
All samples in the Holocene
sediment sequence from Lake Kuzi were generally rich in well-preserved diatoms except the samples from the deepest part of the sediment core (920-860 cm), which contained only a few valves.
This paper reports a comprehensive summary of radiocarbon dates from early to late Holocene
Aboriginal coastal sites in the Northern Territory.
The first study establishes a new composite curve for the changing sea level in the northern Gulf of Mexico during the Holocene
Epoch, that is, since the height of the most recent ice age.
era is that blessed time of stable, warm climate (but not too hot) and unchanging sea levels in which human civilisation was born and grew to its present size.