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The study of climate and its relation to disease. Climatology is scientifically defined as weather conditions averaged over a period of time, and is a branch of the atmosphoric sciences. It is often compared to as meteorology similar as brothers but, different as friends. There are different types of climatology one is Paleoclimatology, which seeks to reconstruct past climates by examining records such as ice cores and tree rings.Historical climatology, which is the study of climate as related to human history and focuses only on the last few thousands of years.These are some of the different types of climatology that can be studied as well as researched.

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