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October 11, 2006
Rapid Sea Level Rise in the Arctic Ocean May Alter Views of Human Migration
Scientists have found new evidence that the Bering Strait near Alaska flooded into the Arctic Ocean about 11,000 years ago, about 1,000 years earlier than widely believed, closing off the land bridge thought to be the major route for human migration from Asia to the Americas.

Fossil coral deposits - BarbadosDiscovering the Details of Sea Level History

New method of dating coral terraces suggests rapid sea level changes in the past.

WHOI staff researching sea level:

Bill Thompson


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