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S. National Science Foundation project was then combined with other international projects (with financial contributions from Canada, Germany, Britain, and France, as well as scientific personnel contributions from several other countries) to form the 1995 “IMAGES” coring expedition throughout the North Atlantic Ocean. 7 m long, recovered in a 60-m core barrel). 157, 4,286 m uncorrected) was collected southeast of the other two cores in an area of somewhat lower deposition. Shipboard measurements of whole-core magnetic susceptibility, GRAPE (gamma ray absorption porosity estimation), and sound velocity were made.

S. Wong, C. D. Keeling, L. Merlivat, C. LeQuere, V. Garcon, C. Provost, W. Roether, H. Y. Inoue, K. Fushimi, A. Watson and J. E. Robertson. We also thank members of our technical staff who ran instruments at sea and on land and processed data in our respective laboratories: J. Goddard, S. Rubin, R. Esmay, F. A. van Woy, P. K. Salameh, P. P. Murphy, K. C. Kelly, L. S. Waterman, Matt Steckley and David Ho. S. T. W. at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. F. W. have been supported by the Climate and Global Change Program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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