Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/19488
Title: The holocene Asian monsoon : links to solar changes and North Atlantic climate
Authors: Wang, Y
Cheng, H
Edwards, RL
He, Y
Kong, X
An, Z
Wu, J
Kelly, MJ
Dykoski, CA
Li, X 
Issue Date: 2005
Source: Science, 2005, v. 308, no. 5723, p. 854-857 How to cite?
Journal: Science 
Abstract: A 5-year-resolution absolute-dated oxygen isotope record from Dongge Cave, southern China, provides a continuous history of the Asian monsoon over the past 9000 years. Although the record broadly follows summer insolation, it is punctuated by eight weak monsoon events lasting ∼1 to 5 centuries. One correlates with the "8200-year" event, another with the collapse of the Chinese Neolithic culture, and most with North Atlantic ice-rafting events. Cross-correlation of the decadal- to centennial-scale monsoon record with the atmospheric carbon-14 record shows that some, but not all, of the monsoon variability at these frequencies results from changes in solar output.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/19488
ISSN: 0036-8075
DOI: 10.1126/science.1106296
Appears in Collections:Journal/Magazine Article

Access
View full-text via PolyU eLinks SFX Query
Show full item record

SCOPUSTM   
Citations

1,157
Last Week
8
Last month
19
Citations as of May 21, 2018

WEB OF SCIENCETM
Citations

1,101
Last Week
2
Last month
11
Citations as of May 19, 2018

Page view(s)

4,581
Last Week
68
Last month
Citations as of May 20, 2018

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.