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Ion microprobe δ18O analyses to calibrate slow growth rate speleothem records with regional δ18O records of precipitation

Domínguez-Villar, D., Lojen, S., Krklec, K., Kozdon, R., Edwards, R. L. & Cheng, H. Jan 15 2018 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 482, p. 367-376 10 p.

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Caves
Ions
speleothem
ion microprobe
ions
2017

1000-year quasi-periodicity of weak monsoon events in temperate northeast Asia since the mid-holocene

Jo, K. N., Yi, S., Lee, J. Y., Woo, K. S., Cheng, H., Edwards, L. R. & Kim, S. T. Dec 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 15196

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Periodicity
Solar Activity
Ice Cover
Southeastern Asia
Climate

Abrupt climate changes during Termination III in Southern Europe

Pérez-Mejías, C., Moreno, A., Sancho, C., Bartolomé, M., Stoll, H., Cacho, I., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. Sep 19 2017 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 38, p. 10047-10052 6 p.

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Climate Change
Isotopes
Thorium
Chronology
Uranium
2 Citations

A high-resolution history of the South American Monsoon from Last Glacial Maximum to the Holocene

Novello, V. F., Cruz, F. W., Vuille, M., Stríkis, N. M., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H., Emerick, S., De Paula, M. S., Li, X., Barreto, E. D. S., Karmann, I. & Santos, R. V. Mar 10 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 44267

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South America
Water Cycle
Proxy
4 Citations

Decreasing monsoon precipitation in southwest China during the last 240 years associated with the warming of tropical ocean

Tan, L., Cai, Y., An, Z., Cheng, H., Shen, C. C., Gao, Y. & Edwards, R. L. Mar 1 2017 In : Climate Dynamics. 48, 5-6, p. 1769-1778 10 p.

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monsoon
warming
ocean
speleothem
drought

East Asian summer monsoon variations during the last deglaciation, recorded from a stalagmite at Linyi, northern China

Li, Q., Li, G., Chen, M. T., Cheng, H., Xu, J., Ding, D., Ma, Y., Qiao, L., Zhang, Q., Zhang, Y., Wang, H., An, Z., Min, J. & Wang, L. Jan 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Quaternary International.

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stalagmite
last deglaciation
monsoon
summer
degassing
1 Citations

Evaluating agricultural bet-hedging strategies in the Kona Field System: New high-precision 230Th/U and 14C dates and plant microfossil data from Kealakekua, Hawai‘i Island

Mccoy, M. D., Mulrooney, M. A., Horrocks, M., Cheng, H. & Ladefoged, T. N. Apr 1 2017 In : Archaeology in Oceania. 52, 1, p. 70-80 11 p.

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Field Systems
Hedging
Plant Microfossils
Hawai'i
Archaeology
3 Citations

Geochemistry of speleothems affected by aragonite to calcite recrystallization – Potential inheritance from the precursor mineral

Domínguez-Villar, D., Krklec, K., Pelicon, P., Fairchild, I. J., Cheng, H. & Edwards, L. R. Mar 1 2017 In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 200, p. 310-329 20 p.

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speleothem
aragonite
calcite
geochemistry
mineral
2 Citations

Holocene ENSO-related cyclic storms recorded by magnetic minerals in speleothems of central China

Zhu, Z., Feinberg, J. M., Xie, S., Bourne, M. D., Huang, C., Hu, C. & Cheng, H. Jan 31 2017 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 5, p. 852-857 6 p.

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El Nino-Southern Oscillation
Minerals
China
Solar Activity
Ferrosoferric Oxide
4 Citations

Holocene moisture changes in western China, Central Asia, inferred from stalagmites

Cai, Y., Chiang, J. C. H., Breitenbach, S. F. M., Tan, L., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. & An, Z. Feb 15 2017 In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 158, p. 15-28 14 p.

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China
Climate
Central Asia
Moisture
Holocene
21 Citations

Hydroclimate changes across the Amazon lowlands over the past 45,000 years

Wang, X., Edwards, R. L., Auler, A. S., Cheng, H., Kong, X., Wang, Y., Cruz, F. W., Dorale, J. A. & Chiang, H. W. Jan 11 2017 In : Nature. 541, 7636, p. 204-207 4 p.

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Plant Transpiration
Thorium
Chronology
Convection
Uranium
1 Citations

Intense hydrothermal scavenging of 230Th and 231Pa in the deep Southeast Pacific

Pavia, F., Anderson, R., Vivancos, S., Fleisher, M., Lam, P., Lu, Y., Cheng, H., Zhang, P. & Lawrence Edwards, R. Jan 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Marine Chemistry.

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trace metal
isotope
ocean
Scavenging
uranium isotope

Last glacial and Holocene stable isotope record of fossil dripwater from subtropical Brazil based on analysis of fluid inclusions in stalagmites

Millo, C., Strikis, N. M., Vonhof, H. B., Deininger, M., da Cruz, F. W., Wang, X., Cheng, H. & Lawrence Edwards, R. Sep 30 2017 In : Chemical Geology. 468, p. 84-96 13 p.

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stalagmite
Last Glacial
fluid inclusion
stable isotope
Holocene
3 Citations

Late Holocene droughts in the Fertile Crescent recorded in a speleothem from northern Iraq

Flohr, P., Fleitmann, D., Zorita, E., Sadekov, A., Cheng, H., Bosomworth, M., Edwards, L., Matthews, W. & Matthews, R. Feb 16 2017 In : Geophysical Research Letters. 44, 3, p. 1528-1536 9 p.

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speleothem
drought
Holocene
Iraq
paleoclimate

Magnetostratigraphy and 230Th dating of Pleistocene biogenic reefs in XK-1 borehole from Xisha Islands, South China Sea

Wang, Z. F., Zhang, D. J., Liu, X. Y., You, L., Luo, W., Yi, L., Tan, L. C., Zhu, Y. H., Qin, H. F., Cheng, H., Li, Z. Q., Xie, Q., Che, Z. W., Deng, C. L. & Zhu, R. X. Mar 1 2017 In : Acta Geophysica Sinica. 60, 3, p. 1027-1038 12 p.

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magnetostratigraphy
reef
borehole
Pleistocene
sea

Millennial-scale variability in the local radiocarbon reservoir age of south Florida during the Holocene

Toth, L. T., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L., Ashe, E. & Richey, J. N. Oct 1 2017 In : Quaternary Geochronology. 42, p. 130-143 14 p.

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open ocean
Holocene
oceanography
water mass
marine environment
3 Citations

Multiple proxy analyses of a U/Th-dated stalagmite to reconstruct paleoenvironmental changes in northwestern Madagascar between 370 CE and 1300 CE

Voarintsoa, N. R. G., Wang, L., Railsback, L. B., Brook, G. A., Liang, F., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. Mar 1 2017 In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 469, p. 138-155 18 p.

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stalagmite
Madagascar
vegetation
stable isotopes
pollen

Multi-scale variability of the Asian monsoon recorded in an annually-banded stalagmite during the Neoglacial from Qixing Cave, Southwestern China

Zhang, Z. Q., Wang, Y. J., Liu, D. B., Cheng, H., Huang, W., Wang, Q. & Liang, Y. J. Jan 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Quaternary International.

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Neoglacial
stalagmite
cave
monsoon
summer
3 Citations

Precipitation evolution of Central Asia during the last 5000 years

Wolff, C., Plessen, B., Dudashvilli, A. S., Breitenbach, S. F. M., Cheng, H., Edwards, L. R. & Strecker, M. R. Jan 1 2017 In : Holocene. 27, 1, p. 142-154 13 p.

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climate
Central Asia
comparison
Climate
stalagmite

Quaternary depositional facies in cave entrances and their relation to landscape evolution: The example of Cuvieri Cave, eastern Brazil

Haddad-Martim, P. M., Hubbe, A., Giannini, P. C. F., Auler, A. S., Piló, L. B., Hubbe, M., Mayer, E., Wang, X., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. & Neves, W. A. Oct 1 2017 In : Catena. 157, p. 372-387 16 p.

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landscape evolution
cave
sediment
doline
sedimentation

Radiometric, isotopic, and petrographic evidence of changing interglacials over the past 550,000 years from six stalagmites from the Serra do Courel in the Cordillera Cantábrica of northwestern Spain

Railsback, L. B., Liang, F., Vidal-Romaní, J. R., Garrett, K. B., Sellers, R. C., Vaqueiro-Rodríguez, M., Grandal-d'Anglade, A., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. Jan 15 2017 In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 466, p. 137-152 16 p.

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stalagmite
cordillera
Spain
interglacial
temperature
Preboreal
stalagmite
cave
soil process
monsoon

Speleothem records decadal to multidecadal hydroclimate variations in southwestern Morocco during the last millennium

Ait Brahim, Y., Cheng, H., Sifeddine, A., Wassenburg, J. A., Cruz, F. W., Khodri, M., Sha, L., Pérez-Zanón, N., Beraaouz, E. H., Apaéstegui, J., Guyot, J. L., Jochum, K. P. & Bouchaou, L. Oct 15 2017 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 476, p. 1-10 10 p.

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speleothem
climate
Morocco
Ice
Little Ice Age
1 Citations

Stalagmite-inferred centennial variability of the Asian summer monsoon in southwest China between 58 and 79 ka BP

Zhang, T. T., Li, T. Y., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L., Shen, C. C., Spötl, C., Li, H. C., Han, L. Y., Li, J. Y., Huang, C. X. & Zhao, X. Mar 15 2017 In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 160, p. 1-12 12 p.

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China
Centennial
Summer
Asia
Southwest
1 Citations

Stalagmite multi-proxy evidence of wet and dry intervals in northeastern Namibia: Linkage to latitudinal shifts of the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone and changing solar activity from AD 1400 to 1950

Voarintsoa, N. R. G., Brook, G. A., Liang, F., Marais, E., Hardt, B., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. & Railsback, L. B. Mar 1 2017 In : Holocene. 27, 3, p. 384-396 13 p.

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stalagmite
intertropical convergence zone
solar activity
Northern Hemisphere
warming

The 5400 a BP extreme weakening event of the Asian summer monsoon and cultural evolution

Bai, Y. J., Zhang, P. Z., Gao, T., Yu, R. Z., Zhou, P. C. & Cheng, H. Jun 1 2017 In : Science China Earth Sciences. 60, 6, p. 1171-1182 12 p.

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extreme event
monsoon
summer
river
river basin
2 Citations

The control of the tropical North Atlantic on Holocene millennial climate oscillations

Domínguez-Villar, D., Wang, X., Krklec, K., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. Jan 1 2017 In : Geology. 45, 4, p. 303-306 4 p.

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climate oscillation
Holocene
climate
speleothem
anomaly
1 Citations

The East Asian summer monsoon variability over the last 145 years inferred from the Shihua Cave record, North China

Li, X., Cheng, H., Tan, L., Ban, F., Sinha, A., Duan, W., Li, H., Zhang, H., Ning, Y., Kathayat, G. & Edwards, R. L. Dec 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 7078

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China
Periodicity
Oxygen Isotopes
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean

The global monsoon across time scales: Mechanisms and outstanding issues

Wang, P. X., Wang, B., Cheng, H., Fasullo, J., Guo, Z. T., Kiefer, T. & Liu, Z. Y. Nov 1 2017 In : Earth-Science Reviews. 174, p. 84-121 38 p.

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monsoon
timescale
climate
oceanic circulation
speleothem

The nature of annual lamination in carbonate flowstones from non-karstic fractures, Vinschgau (northern Italy)

Koltai, G., Spötl, C., Luetscher, M., Cheng, H., Barrett, S. J. & Müller, W. May 10 2017 In : Chemical Geology. 457, p. 1-14 14 p.

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lamination
oscillation
carbonate
Calcium Carbonate
Carbonates

Three distinct Holocene intervals of stalagmite deposition and nondeposition revealed in NW Madagascar, and their paleoclimate implications

Riavo Gilbertinie Voarintsoa, N., Bruce Railsback, L., Albert Brook, G., Wang, L., Kathayat, G., Cheng, H., Li, X., Lawrence Edwards, R., Fety Michel Rakotondrazafy, A. & Olga Madison Razanatseheno, M. Dec 4 2017 In : Climate of the Past. 13, 12, p. 1771-1790 20 p.

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stalagmite
climate variation
intertropical convergence zone
hiatus
climate conditions

U concentration and 234U/238U of seawater from the Okinawa Trough and Indian Ocean using MC-ICPMS with SEM protocols

Wang, L., Ma, Z., Sun, Z., Wang, Y., Wang, X., Cheng, H. & Xiao, J. Nov 20 2017 In : Marine Chemistry. 196, p. 71-80 10 p.

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trough
scanning electron microscopy
seawater
protocol
sea

Winter precipitation changes during the Medieval Climate Anomaly and the Little Ice Age in arid Central Asia

Fohlmeister, J., Plessen, B., Dudashvili, A. S., Tjallingii, R., Wolff, C., Gafurov, A. & Cheng, H. Dec 15 2017 In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 178, p. 24-36 13 p.

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Little Ice Age
Medieval
North Atlantic Oscillation
anomaly
winter
2016
1 Citations

A comparison of U/Th and rapid-screen 14C dates from Line Island fossil corals

Grothe, P. R., Cobb, K. M., Bush, S. L., Cheng, H., Santos, G. M., Southon, J. R., Lawrence Edwards, R., Deocampo, D. M. & Sayani, H. R. Mar 1 2016 In : Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 17, 3, p. 833-845 13 p.

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coral
fossil
comparison
fossils
Calcium Carbonate
7 Citations

Age of the Laschamp excursion determined by U-Th dating of a speleothem geomagnetic record from North America

Lascu, I., Feinberg, J. M., Dorale, J. A., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. Jan 1 2016 In : Geology. 44, 2, p. 139-142 4 p.

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speleothem
North America
dating
virtual geomagnetic pole
anthropology
4 Citations
stalagmite
intertropical convergence zone
grass
rainfall
drying
4 Citations
stalagmite
land use
climate
Belize
stable isotopes
1 Citations

Antarctic link with East Asian summer monsoon variability during the Heinrich Stadial–Bølling interstadial transition

Zhang, H., Griffiths, M. L., Huang, J., Cai, Y., Wang, C., Zhang, F., Cheng, H., Ning, Y., Hu, C. & Xie, S. Nov 1 2016 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 453, p. 243-251 9 p.

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Debris
Cooling
Water
Hot Temperature
interstadial

A tentative discussion on a heavy precipitation event recorded by stalagmites from Qixing Cave, Guizhou Province

Yin, J. J., Lin, Y. S., Tang, W., Cheng, H. & Edwards, R. L. May 1 2016 In : Acta Geoscientica Sinica. 37, 3, p. 326-332 7 p.

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stalagmite
extreme event
cave
province
clay
6 Citations

Calibration of speleothem δ18O records against hydroclimate instrumental records in Central Brazil

Moquet, J. S., Cruz, F. W., Novello, V. F., Stríkis, N. M., Deininger, M., Karmann, I., Santos, R. V., Millo, C., Apaestegui, J., Guyot, J. L., Siffedine, A., Vuille, M., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. & Santini, W. Apr 1 2016 In : Global and Planetary Change. 139, p. 151-164 14 p.

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speleothem
calibration
monsoon
rainfall
cave
10 Citations

Centennial-scale solar forcing of the South American Monsoon System recorded in stalagmites

Novello, V. F., Vuille, M., Cruz, F. W., Stríkis, N. M., De Paula, M. S., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H., Karmann, I., Jaqueto, P. F., Trindade, R. I. F., Hartmann, G. A. & Moquet, J. S. Apr 21 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 24762

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Temperature
Oxygen Isotopes
Proxy
Solar System
2 Citations

Climate variations of Central Asia on orbital to millennial timescales

Cheng, H., Spötl, C., Breitenbach, S. F. M., Sinha, A., Wassenburg, J. A., Jochum, K. P., Scholz, D., Li, X., Yi, L., Peng, Y., Lv, Y., Zhang, P., Votintseva, A., Loginov, V., Ning, Y., Kathayat, G. & Edwards, R. L. Nov 11 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 36975

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Central Asia
Climate
Oxygen Isotopes
Carbon Isotopes
Trace Elements
6 Citations

Contribution of ENSO variability to the East Asian summer monsoon in the late Holocene

Zhao, K., Wang, Y., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H., Liu, D., Kong, X. & Ning, Y. May 1 2016 In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 449, p. 510-519 10 p.

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El Nino-Southern Oscillation
monsoon
Holocene
summer
climate
3 Citations

Determination of 230Th dating age of uranium-series standard samples by multiple collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry

Wang, L. S., Ma, Z. B., Cheng, H., Duan, W. H. & Xiao, J. L. May 1 2016 In : Journal of Chinese Mass Spectrometry Society. 37, 3, p. 262-272 11 p.

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inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
dating
accumulators
uranium
Neptune (planet)
9 Citations

Determination of aragonite trace element distribution coefficients from speleothem calcite–aragonite transitions

Wassenburg, J. A., Scholz, D., Jochum, K. P., Cheng, H., Oster, J., Immenhauser, A., Richter, D. K., Häger, T., Jamieson, R. A., Baldini, J. U. L., Hoffmann, D. & Breitenbach, S. F. M. Oct 1 2016 In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 190, p. 347-367 21 p.

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speleothem
aragonite
calcite
trace element
distribution
monument
coral
stone
dating
archaeological site
14 Citations

Early Neanderthal constructions deep in Bruniquel Cave in southwestern France

Jaubert, J., Verheyden, S., Genty, D., Soulier, M., Cheng, H., Blamart, D., Burlet, C., Camus, H., Delaby, S., Deldicque, D., Edwards, R. L., Ferrier, C., Lacrampe-Cuyaubère, F., Lévêque, F., Maksud, F., Mora, P., Muth, X., Régnier, É., Rouzaud, J. N. & Santos, F. May 25 2016 In : Nature. 534, 7605, p. 111-114 4 p.

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Neanderthals
France
Bone and Bones
Burial
Uranium
3 Citations

Evidence of a prolonged drought ca. 4200 yrBP correlated with prehistoric settlement abandonment from the Gueldaman GLD1 Cave, Northern Algeria

Ruan, J., Kherbouche, F., Genty, D., Blamart, D., Cheng, H., Dewilde, F., Hachi, S., Edwards, R. L., Régnier, E. & Michelot, J. L. Jan 15 2016 In : Climate of the Past. 12, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

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cave
drought
basin
climate
Holocene
3 Citations

High-resolution Holocene South American monsoon history recorded by a speleothem from Botuverá Cave, Brazil

Bernal, J. P., Cruz, F. W., Stríkis, N. M., Wang, X., Deininger, M., Catunda, M. C. A., Ortega-Obregón, C., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. & Auler, A. S. Sep 15 2016 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 450, p. 186-196 11 p.

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speleothem
cave
monsoon
Holocene
history
4 Citations

High-resolution rainfall records for middle and late Holocene based on speleothem annual UV fluorescent layers integrated with stable isotopes and U/Th dating, Raccoon Mountain Cave, Tennessee, USA

Driese, S. G., Li, Z. H., Cheng, H., Harvill, J. L. & Sims, J. Jan 1 2016 Caves and Karst Across Time. Geological Society of America, Vol. 516, p. 231-246 16 p. (Special Paper of the Geological Society of America; vol. 516)

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speleothem
cave
stable isotope
Holocene
rainfall