Sci Rep 2018 03 2;8(1):3967. Epub 2018 Mar 2.
Center for Integrative Geosciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Mansfield, CT, 06269, USA.
Estimates of atmospheric moisture are critical for understanding the links and feedbacks between atmospheric CO and global climate. At present, there are few quantitative moisture proxies that are applicable to deep time. We present a new proxy for atmospheric moisture derived from modern climate and leaf biomarker data from North and Central America. Read More