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It is therefore possible to deduce whether at any one time more or less 14C was produced compared to what would have been produced if solar activity was constant. The research team’s 14 C-determined calculation of solar output was corroborated by 10Be (a beryllium isotope) from Antarctic and Greenland ice cores, as this isotope also relates to solar output. The researchers found that there was indeed unusually high solar activity at the end of the twentieth century and that this would have certainly contributed to some of the global warming experienced then.
2005). This was then applied to data from 13 previously published soil-warming experiments covering tropical and temperate soils that lasted over 100 days up to nearly 2 years. It gave somewhat varying results, but importantly this model was compatible with earlier work. What appears to be happening is that the faster-turnover pools of carbon mask the effect of pools with slower and larger turnover. This model also suggests that higher carbon release from warmed soils might continue over a number of decades.
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