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Changes in the Sun May Sway the Tropical Monsoon

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Science  06 May 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5723, pp. 787
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5723.787

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Oxygen-isotope patterns in a stalagmite from a cave in southern China, reported on page 854, indicate that the sun is one of the main drivers of tropical monsoon variations over the centuries.