Interglacial High Sea Levels and the Control of Greenland Ice by the Precession of the Equinoxes

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Science  19 Dec 1969:
Vol. 166, Issue 3912, pp. 1503-1504
DOI: 10.1126/science.166.3912.1503


The precession of the equinoxes appears to control the occurrence of high sea levels by partial or even total melting of the Greenland ice cap during interglacial ages.

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