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Tziperman, E., Halevy, I., Johnston, D. T., Knoll, A. H., & Schrag, D. P. (2011). Biologically induced initiation of Neoproterozoic snowball-Earth events. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science , 108 (37), 15091-15096. doi:10.1073/pnas.1016361108.
Johnston, D. T. (2011). Multiple sulfur isotopes and the evolution of Earth's surface sulfur cycle. Earth-Science Reviews , 106 (1-2), 161-183. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2011.02.003.
Johnston, D. T. (2010). Touring the biogeochemical landscape of a sulfur fueled world. Elements , 6 (2), 101-106. doi:10.2113/gselements.6.2.101.
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Johnston, D. T., Poulton, S. W., Dehler, C., Porter, S., Husson, J., Canfield, D. E., & Knoll, A. H. (2010). An emerging picture of Neoproterozoic ocean chemistry: insights from the Chuar Group, Grand Canyon. Earth and Planetary Science Letters , 290 (1-2), 64-73. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.11.059.
Tosca, N. J., Johnston, D. T., Mushegian, A., Rothman, D. H., Summons, R. E., & Knoll, A. H. (2010). Clay mineralogy, organic carbon burial, and redox evolution in Proterozoic oceans. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , 74 (5), 1579-1592. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2009.12.001.
Halevy, I., Johnston, D. T., & Schrag, D. P. (2010). Explaining the structure of the Archean mass-independent sulfur isotope record. Science , 329 (5988), 204-207. doi:10.1126/science.1190298.
Wilson, J. P., Fischer, W. W., Johnston, D. T., Knoll, A. H., Grotzinger, J. P., Walter, M. R., McNaughton, N. J., et al. (2010). Geobiology of the late Paleoproterozoic Duck Creek formation, Western Australia. Precambrian Research , 179 (1-4), 135-149. doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2010.02.019.
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Johnston, D. T., Wolfe-Simon, F., Pearson, A., & Knoll, A. H. (2009). Anoxygenic photosynthesis modulate Proterozoic Oxygen. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science , 106 (40), 16925-16929. doi:10.1073/pnas.0909248106.
Mikucki, J. A., Pearson, A., Johnston, D. T., Turchyn, A. V., Farquhar, J., Schrag, D. P., Priscu, J. C., et al. (2009). A contemporary, microbial maintained, subglacial ferrous ocean. Science , 324 (5925), 397-400. doi:10.1126/science.1167350.
Zerkle, A. L., Farquhar, J., Johnston, D. T., Cox, R. P., & Canfield, D. E. (2009). Fractionation of multiple sulfur isotopes during phototrophic oxidation of sulfide and elemental sulfur by the green sulfur bacterium Chlorobium tepidum. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , 73 (2), 291-306. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2008.10.027.
Hoffman, P. F., Crowley, J. W., Johnston, D. T., Jones, D. S., & Schrag, D. P. (2008). Snowball prevention questioned. Arising from: W.R. Peltier, Y. Liu & J. W. Crowley Natural 450, 813-818 (2007), Nature , 456 (E7), 18-25. doi:10.1038/nature07655.
Domagal-Goldman, S. D., Kasting, J. F., Johnston, D. T., & Farquhar, J. (2008). Organic haze, glaciations and multiple sulfur isotopes in the Mid-Archean Era. Earth and Planetary Science Letters , 269 (1-2), 29-40. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.01.040.
Farquhar, J., Canfield, D. E., Masterson, A. L., Bao, H., & Johnston, D. T. (2008). Sulfur and oxygen isotope study of sulfate reduction in experiments with natural populations from faellestrand, Denmark. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , 72 (12), 2805-2821. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2008.03.013.
Johnston, D. T., Farquhar, J., Sumons, R. E., Shen, Y., Kaufman, A. J., Masterson, A. L., & Canfield, D. E. (2008). Sulfur isotope biogeochemistry of the Proterozoic McArthur basin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , 72 (17), 4278-4290. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2008.06.004.
Johnston, D. T., Farquhar, J., Habicht, K. S., & Canfield, D. E. (2008). Sulfur isotopes and the search for life: strategies for identifying sulfur metabolisms in the rock record and beyond. Geobiology , 6 (5), 425-435. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4669.2008.00171.x.
Farquhar, J., & Johnston, D. T. (2008). The oxygen cycle of the terrestrial planets: Insights into the processing and history of oxygen in surface environments. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry , 68 (1), 463-492. doi:10.2138/rmg.2008.68.16.
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