Journal of Paleolimnology

, Volume 38, Issue 4, pp 595–596 | Cite as

On ‘walking on water’ not the geoscientist’s fear of social controversy

  • Gerald M. FriedmanEmail author


Holocene Oxygen Isotope Warming Trend Humid Tropical Climate Atlantic Period 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Northeastern Science FoundationTroyUSA

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