Scientists Are Literally Digging Through Bat Poop to Reconstruct Historic Climate Records

Read the full story at Science Alert.

From a sample of bat guano spanning across 1,200 years, researchers have uncovered an unprecedented climate record for a large swathe of the European continent.

As their findings show, digging through poop can offer a great reconstruction of climatic changes in parts of the world where researchers can’t drill for a more typical ice core or ocean sediment.

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