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Plate Tectonics References

Allegre, C. 1988. The Behavior of the Earth, Continental and Seafloor Mobility. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Condie, K. C. 1997. Plate Tectonics and Crustal Evolution. Woburn, Mass: Butterworth Heinemann.

Davies, G. F. 1999. Dynamic Earth Plates, Plumes and Mantle Convection. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Climate Change References
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Houghton, J. T., G. J. Jenkins, and J. J. Ephraums, editors. 1990. Climate Change: The IPCC Scientific Assessment. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Ocean Circulation References

Ocean Circulation Research
Create Your Own Ocean Circulation Model
Atmosphere/Ocean Circulation Modeling
El Niño Theme Page
TOGA-TAO and the 1991-93 El Niño-Southern Oscillation Event

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