Rings and things

Aanderaa, Ivar
October 1991
New Scientist;10/12/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1790, p67
Comments on the article 'Global warming rings true,' suggesting that the thicker tree rings observed in recent years to 1991 may indicate global warming.


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