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Sudden climate transitions during the Quaternary


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Some and possibly most large climate changes (involving, for example, a regional change in mean annual temperature of several degrees celsius) occurred at most on a timescale of a few centuries, sometimes decades, and perhaps even just a few years

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Ellen Thomas

Senior Research Scientist in Earth & Planetary Sciences at Yale University.

Jonathan Adams

Associate Professor at Seoul National University.

Mark Maslin

Professor in Department of Geography at University College London.