Browsing Rice University Electronic Theses and Dissertations by Subject "Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum"
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Multiple early Eocene hyperthermal events: Their lithologic expressions and environmental consequences (2009)A gradual rise in Earth's surface temperature marks a transition from the late Paleocene to the early Eocene ca. 58-51 Ma. Paleocene/Eocene boundary (∼55.5 Ma) sediments deposited in the midst of this slow warming ubiquitously ...