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High-arctic Heat Tops 1,800-year High, Says Study
September 27, 2012
Summers on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard are now warmer than at any other time in the last 1,800 years, including during medieval times when parts of the Northern Hemisphere were as hot or hotter, than today, according to a new study in the journal Geology.
The Earth Institute at Columbia University
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