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Synchroneity of climate change, and comparability of climate signals, both temporal and spatial, were the principal parameters for evaluating interhemispheric linkages. The comparisons showed that, depending on the respective temporal, and spatial scales represented by the records, major phase changes in climate are synchronous in the Northern.
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