Methinks it is like a weasel

Updated from Hamlet (act 3 scene 2) by the latest issue of your favourite Quaternary journal.

HAMLET

Do you see yonder proxy curve that’s almost in shape of the Cariaco record?

LORD POLONIUS

By the mass, and ’tis like the Cariaco record, indeed.

HAMLET

Methinks it is like the solar insolation reconstruction.

LORD POLONIUS

It is backed like the solar insolation reconstruction.

HAMLET

Or like an NGRIP proxy?

LORD POLONIUS

Very like an NGRIP proxy.

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About richard telford

Ecologist with interests in quantitative methods and palaeoenvironments
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2 Responses to Methinks it is like a weasel

  1. O. Bothe says:

    But it is also like data produced by this complicated machine.

  2. Pingback: A cure for seeing camels, weasels and whales? | Musings on Quantitative Palaeoecology

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