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  • noun Plural form of alkenone.

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Examples

  • Kim et al 2004 and Lorenz et al 2006, two articles by the same group, discuss Holocene SST changes based on alkenones.

    Another Oceanic MWP Proxy « Climate Audit

  • There is a huge amount of evidence from a variety of independent proxies pollen and plant macrofossil data on land, diatoms, forams and alkenones in the ocean that high-latitude northern summers were warmer in the early Holocene.

    Holocene Optimum « Climate Audit

  • Kim et al 2004 and Lorenz et al 2006, two articles by the same group, discuss Holocene SST changes based on alkenones.

    2007 February « Climate Audit

  • Pronounced occurrence of long-chain alkenones and dinosterol in a 25,000-year lipid molecular fossil record from Lake Titicaca, South America

    Lorenz et al 2006: "Tropical Cooling" « Climate Audit

  • Further evaluation of long-chain alkenones as indicators of paleoceanographic conditions.

    New Content on CO2 Science

  • The authors of this paper looked at isotopic signatures in organic compounds called alkenones.

    Christian Science Monitor | All Stories

  • New methods using alkenones in marine sediments and coral studies are also described.

    RealClimate

  • New methods using alkenones in marine sediments and coral studies are also described.

    RealClimate

  • Of these, four paleothermometers were based on ecological principles and the study of the shells of microscopic organisms (planktonic foraminifera, diatoms, dinoflagellates and radiolaria); while the other two were geochemical and based on organic molecules (alkenones containing 37 carbon atoms) produced by unicellular algae or by metals found in the zooplankton shells

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  • New methods using alkenones in marine sediments and coral studies are also described.

    RealClimate

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