Will Amelia Earhart Help Unlock Secrets of Climate Change

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Les Kaufman, College of Arts & Sciences

A search for Amelia Earhart may wind up contributing to science’s understanding of global climate change, according to plans announced June 3rd by The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR)…

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“The key is that these corals have most likely been undisturbed. We think that there has not been any deep seamount fishing on these atolls, so there has been little or no human physical disturbance. Also, the corals are far removed from any local human impact making the climate change signal clear and much more easily understood.”

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