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New research, January 28, 2016

Posted by Ari Jokimäki on January 28, 2016

Some new papers from last few days:

The Medieval Quiet Period
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/01/22/0959683615622552.abstract

Neotropical forest expansion during the last glacial period challenges refuge hypothesis
http://www.pnas.org/content/113/4/1008.short

Relative vulnerability to climate change of trees in western North America
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-016-1608-2

Dependence of tropical cyclone intensification rate on sea surface temperature
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/qj.2752/abstract

The updated effective radiative forcing of major anthropogenic aerosols and their effects on global climate at present and in the future
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4613/abstract

Environmental impacts of high penetration renewable energy scenarios for Europe (open access)
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014012/meta

The regional species richness and genetic diversity of Arctic vegetation reflect both past glaciations and current climate
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/geb.12424/abstract

Ecosystem responses to anthropogenic and natural forcing over the last 100?years in the coastal areas of the East China Sea
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/01/22/0959683615618248.abstract

Climate-change-related regime shifts have altered spatial synchrony of plankton dynamics in the North Sea
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13229/abstract

Bioclimatic envelope models predict a decrease in tropical forest carbon stocks with climate change in Madagascar
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1365-2745.12548/abstract

Migratory diversity predicts population declines in birds
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ele.12569/abstract

Evaluation of downscaled CMIP5 model skill in simulating daily maximum temperature over the southeastern United States
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4612/abstract

The radiative impact of Nordic anthropogenic black carbon (open access)
http://www.tellusb.net/index.php/tellusb/article/view/27428

Younger Dryas Sea-Level and Meltwater Pulse 1B Recorded in Barbados Reef-Crest Coral Acropora palmata
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015PA002847/abstract

Global carbon cycle perturbation across the Eocene-Oligocene climate transition (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015PA002818/abstract

Human and climatically induced environmental change in the Mediterranean during the Medieval Climate Anomaly and Little Ice Age a case from central Italy
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213305416300030

Halogen-based reconstruction of Russian Arctic sea ice area from the Akademii Nauk ice core (Severnaya Zemlya) (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/245/2016/

Predictability of the wintertime Arctic Oscillation based on autumn circulation
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4616/abstract

Climate controls multidecadal variability in U.S. extreme sea level records
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JC011057/abstract

Investigating uncertainty in the simulation of the Antarctic ice sheet during the mid-Piacenzian
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JD023900/abstract

The Response of the Southern Ocean and Antarctic Sea Ice to Fresh Water from Ice Shelves in an Earth System Model
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0501.1

A coupled model for carbon and radiocarbon evolution during the last deglaciation
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067489/abstract

Variability in solar irradiance observed at two contrasting Antarctic sites
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169809516000168

Phenopix: A R package for image-based vegetation phenology
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168192316300089

Securitization in Chinese climate and energy politics
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wcc.387/abstract

The principal-agent problem and climate change adaptation on public lands
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959378016300012

City density and CO2 efficiency
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421516300167

To drill or not to drill? An econometric analysis of US public opinion
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421515302019

Prospects for Swedish acceptance of carbon dioxide storage in the Baltic Sea: Learning from other energy projects
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ghg.1585/abstract

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New research, January 22, 2016

Posted by Ari Jokimäki on January 22, 2016

Some new papers from last few days:

A mental picture of the greenhouse effect (open access)
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00704-016-1732-y

What would happen to Superstorm Sandy under the influence of a substantially warmer Atlantic Ocean?
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067050/abstract

High basal melting forming a channel at the grounding line of Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL066612/abstract

Trends toward an earlier peak of the growing season in Northern Hemisphere mid-latitudes
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13224/abstract

Forests synchronize their growth in contrasting Eurasian regions in response to climate warming
http://www.pnas.org/content/113/3/662.short

Observational uncertainty of Arctic sea-ice concentration significantly affects seasonal climate forecasts
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL066928/abstract

A modeling investigation of the Arctic sea ice-atmosphere feedback
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00382-016-2976-z

Detection and Attribution of Climate Extremes in the Observed Record
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212094716300020

Climate system responses to a common emission budget of carbon dioxide
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0213.1

A framework to understand the transient climate response to emissions (open access)
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/015003/meta

Arctic Air Masses in a Warming World
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0499.1

Twentieth-century sea ice variability in the Weddell Sea and its effect on moisture transport: Evidence from a coastal East Antarctic ice core record
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/01/17/0959683615609749.abstract

Intercomparison of the Arctic sea ice cover in global ocean–sea ice reanalyses from the ORA-IP project
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00382-016-2985-y

Characterizing Recent Trends in U.S. Heavy Precipitation
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0441.1

Impact of climate change on precipitation patterns: a comparative approach
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4578/abstract

Terrestrial biosphere changes over the last 120 kyr (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/12/51/2016/

Sea ice cover in Isfjorden and Hornsund, Svalbard (2000–2014) from remote sensing data (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/149/2016/

Comparison of multiple glacier inventories with a new inventory derived from high-resolution ALOS imagery in the Bhutan Himalaya (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/65/2016/

Feasibility of improving a priori regional climate model estimates of Greenland ice sheet surface mass loss through assimilation of measured ice surface temperatures (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/103/2016/

Ablation from calving and surface melt at lake-terminating Bridge Glacier, British Columbia, 1984–2013 (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/87/2016/

Climatic controls and climate proxy potential of Lewis Glacier, Mt. Kenya (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/133/2016/

The relative contributions of forest growth and areal expansion to forest biomass carbon (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/375/2016/

Response of Northern Hemisphere Midlatitude Circulation to Arctic Amplification in a Simple Atmospheric General Circulation Model
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0602.1

Laurentide Ice Sheet basal temperatures during the last glacial cycle as inferred from borehole data (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/12/115/2016/

Climatic modulation of recent trends in ocean acidification in the California Current System (open access)
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014007/meta

Potential future fisheries yields in shelf waters: a model study of the effects of climate change and ocean acidification (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/441/2016/

Terrestrial carbon balance in a drier world: the effects of water availability in southwestern North America
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13222/abstract

Modeling phenological responses of Inner Mongolia grassland species to regional climate change
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/015002/meta

High fitness costs of climate change-induced camouflage mismatch (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ele.12568/abstract

Altitudinal shifts of the native and introduced flora of California in the context of 20th-century warming (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/geb.12423/abstract

Can we explain the observed methane variability after the Mount Pinatubo eruption? (open access)
http://www.atmos-chem-phys.net/16/195/2016/acp-16-195-2016.html

Spatial and temporal patterns in Arctic river ice breakup revealed by automated ice detection from MODIS imagery
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425716300049

Paleoclimate of Antarctica reconstructed from clast weathering rind analysis
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031018216000274

Spatial scales of temperature and salinity variability estimated from Argo observations (open access)
http://www.ocean-sci.net/12/1/2016/

Sheet, stream, and shelf flow as progressive ice-bed uncoupling: Byrd Glacier, Antarctica and Jakobshavn Isbrae, Greenland (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/193/2016/

Sea surface temperature from the new Japanese geostationary meteorological Himawari-8 satellite
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067159/abstract

Multi-decadal variations in Southern Hemisphere atmospheric 14C: Evidence against a Southern Ocean sink at the end of the Little Ice Age CO2 anomaly
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GB005257/abstract

A revised picture of the atmospheric moisture residence time
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067449/abstract

Substantial proportion of global streamflow less than three months old
http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ngeo2636.html

How climate metrics affect global mitigation strategies and costs: a multi-model study
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-016-1603-7

Climate change in literature and literary studies: From cli-fi, climate change theater and ecopoetry to ecocriticism and climate change criticism
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wcc.385/abstract

The CRE tambora.org – new data and tools for collaborative research in climate and environmental history (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/gdj3.30/abstract

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New research, January 18, 2016

Posted by Ari Jokimäki on January 18, 2016

Some new papers from last few days:

BAMS special supplement: Explaining Extreme Events of 2014 from a Climate Perspective (open access)
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/BAMS-ExplainingExtremeEvents2014.1

Global reconstructions of glacier mass change during the 20th century are consistent (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/9/2399/2015/tc-9-2399-2015.html

On the state dependency of the equilibrium climate sensitivity during the last 5 million years (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/11/1801/2015/cp-11-1801-2015.html

Continental-scale temperature variability in PMIP3 simulations and PAGES 2k regional temperature reconstructions over the past millennium (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/11/1673/2015/cp-11-1673-2015.html

Flowering phenological changes in relation to climate change in Hungary
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00484-015-1128-1

Climate-vegetation modelling and fossil plant data suggest low atmospheric CO2 in the late Miocene (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/11/1701/2015/cp-11-1701-2015.html

Terrestrial biosphere changes over the last 120 kyr (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/12/51/2016/cp-12-51-2016.html

Radiative Analysis of Global Mean Temperature Trends in the Middle Atmosphere: Effects of Non-Locality and Secondary Absorption Bands
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364682616300116

Glacier response to North Atlantic climate variability during the Holocene (open access)
http://www.clim-past.net/11/1587/2015/cp-11-1587-2015.html

Committed retreat of Smith, Pope, and Kohler Glaciers over the next 30 years inferred by transient model calibration (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/9/2429/2015/tc-9-2429-2015.html

Improved Arctic sea ice thickness projections using bias-corrected CMIP5 simulations (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/9/2237/2015/tc-9-2237-2015.html

SeaRISE experiments revisited: potential sources of spread in multi-model projections of the Greenland ice sheet (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/10/43/2016/tc-10-43-2016.html

Millennial changes in North Atlantic oxygen concentrations (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/211/2016/bg-13-211-2016.html

The global warming-induced South Asian High change and its uncertainty
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0638.1

Detection and spatiotemporal analysis of methane ebullition on thermokarst lake ice using high-resolution optical aerial imagery (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/27/2016/bg-13-27-2016.html

Assessing Surface Solar Radiation Fluxes in the CMIP Ensembles
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00503.1

Positive low cloud and dust feedbacks amplify tropical North Atlantic multidecadal oscillation
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2016GL067679/abstract

Climate, CO2 and human population impacts on global wildfire emissions (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/267/2016/bg-13-267-2016.html

The carbon cycle in Mexico: past, present and future of C stocks and fluxes (open access)
http://www.biogeosciences.net/13/223/2016/bg-13-223-2016.html

Time series construction of summer surface temperatures for Alabama, 1883-2014, and comparisons with tropospheric temperature and climate model simulations
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0287.1

Climate model biases in the width of the tropical belt
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0336.1

A framework for evaluating climate model performance metrics
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0114.1

Comparison between total cloud cover in four reanalysis products and cloud measured by visual observations at U.S. weather stations
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0637.1

Did high Neo-Tethys subduction rates contribute to early Cenozoic warming?
http://www.clim-past.net/11/1751/2015/cp-11-1751-2015.html

A 14,000-year record of fire, climate, and vegetation from the Bear River Range, southeast Idaho, USA
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/01/11/0959683615622545.abstract

Biodiversity trends within the Holocene
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/01/11/0959683615622568.abstract

Tropical and mid-latitude forcing of continental Antarctic temperatures (open access)
http://www.the-cryosphere.net/9/2405/2015/tc-9-2405-2015.html

Rapid early Holocene sea-level rise in Prydz Bay, East Antarctica
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921818115301867

Small glaciers on the Balkan Peninsula: State and changes in the last several years
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215010010

Satellite-derived changes in the permafrost landscape of central Yakutia, 2000–2011: Wetting, drying, and fires
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921818116300066

Warm spells in Northern Europe in relation to atmospheric circulation (open access)
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00704-015-1727-0

Is robustness really robust? How different definitions of robustness impact decision-making under climate change
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-015-1586-9

Habitat associations drive species vulnerability to climate change in boreal forests
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-015-1591-z

Mechanisms of elevation-dependent warming over the Tibetan plateau in quadrupled CO2 experiments
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-016-1599-z

The effect of tropical cyclones on climate change engagement
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-015-1590-0

Intercomparison of CMIP5 and CMIP3 simulations of the 20th century maximum and minimum temperatures over India and detection of climatic trends
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00704-015-1716-3

West Nile virus, climate change, and circumpolar vulnerability
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wcc.382/abstract

Transformational responses to climate change: beyond a systems perspective of social change in mitigation and adaptation (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/wcc.384/abstract

Climate trends and variability in Ecuador (1966–2011)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4597/abstract

Daily precipitation concentration around the world according to several indices
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4596/abstract

Summer Arctic dipole wind pattern affects the winter Siberian High (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/joc.4623/abstract

Historical floods in Tabasco and Chiapas during sixteenth–twentieth centuries
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-015-2039-5

Devastation in the Kedarnath (Mandakini) Valley, Garhwal Himalaya, during 16–17 June 2013: a remote sensing and ground-based assessment
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-015-2033-y

Social capital, trust, and adaptation to climate change: Evidence from rural Ethiopia
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959378015300741

Russian boreal peatlands dominate the natural European methane budget (open access)
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014004/meta

Global assessment of onshore wind power resources considering the distance to urban areas
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421515302366

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New research, January 11, 2016

Posted by Ari Jokimäki on January 11, 2016

Some new papers from last few days:

Rapid Anthropogenic Changes in CO2 and pH in the Atlantic Ocean: 2003-2014
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GB005248/abstract

Observing climate change trends in ocean biogeochemistry: when and where (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13152/abstract

Butterfly community shifts over 2 centuries
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cobi.12656/abstract

Comparison of carbon balances between continuous-cover and clear-cut forestry in Sweden (open access)
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13280-015-0756-3

Seed predation and climate impacts on reproductive variation in temperate forests of the southeastern USA
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00442-015-3537-6

Life in the clouds: are tropical montane cloud forests responding to changes in climate?
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00442-015-3533-x

Morphological and Dietary Responses of Chipmunks to a Century of Climate Change
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13216/abstract

A century of human-driven changes in the carbon dioxide concentration of lakes
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GB005286/abstract

Time-scales of the European surface air temperature variability: The role of the 7–8 year cycle
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067325/abstract

Uncertainty Quantification in Climate Modeling and Projection (open access)
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00297.1

Country-specific effects of climate variability on human migration
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-015-1592-y

Why do summer droughts in the Southern Great Plains occur in some La Niña years but not others?
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JD023508/abstract

Predictability of winter temperature in China from previous autumn Arctic sea ice (open access)
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00382-015-2966-6

Variability in crop yields associated with climate anomalies in China over the past three decades
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10113-015-0920-0

The phenology of winter rye in Poland: an analysis of long-term experimental data (open access)
http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00484-015-1127-2

A decadally-delayed response of the tropical Pacific to Atlantic multidecadal variability
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL067284/abstract

Tornadoes in Europe: Synthesis of the observational datasets
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/MWR-D-15-0298.1

Land cover change and carbon emissions over 100 years in an African biodiversity hotspot
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13218/abstract

Soil carbon sequestration and biochar as negative emission technologies
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13178/abstract

The effect of economic growth, oil prices, and the benefits of reactor standardization: Duration of nuclear power plant construction revisited
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421515302457

A multi-dimensional integrated approach to assess flood risks on a coastal city, induced by sea-level rise and storm tides (open access)
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014001/meta

Influence of tropical wind on global temperature from months to decades (open access)
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00382-015-2958-6

How much is the precipitation amount over the tropical coastal region?
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0484.1

Forced and Internal Components of Winter Air Temperature Trends over North America during the Past 50 Years: Mechanisms and Implications
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0304.1

Rapid thinning of the Welsh Ice Cap at 20–19 ka based on 10Be ages
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589415001118

Holocene glacier and climate fluctuations of the maritime ice cap Høgtuvbreen, northern Norway
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2015/12/23/0959683615618265.abstract

Climatic variability during the last millennium in Western Iceland from lake sediment records
http://hol.sagepub.com/content/early/2015/12/23/0959683615618260.abstract

Integrating solar energy and climate research into science education (open access)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015EF000315/abstract

Structural factors driving boreal forest albedo in Finland
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003442571530256X

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New research, January 5, 2016

Posted by Ari Jokimäki on January 5, 2016

Some new papers from last few days:

CARBON CYCLE

Climate-sensitive northern lakes and ponds are critical components of methane release
http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ngeo2578.html

Biased sampling of methane release from northern lakes: A problem for extrapolation
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL066501/abstract

Increased wintertime CO2 loss as a result of sustained tundra warming
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014JG002795/abstract

Vascular plants promote ancient peatland carbon loss with climate warming
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13213/abstract

Carbon fluxes acclimate more strongly to elevated growth temperatures than to elevated CO2 concentrations in a northern conifer
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13215/abstract

Gradual and sustained carbon dioxide release during Aptian Oceanic Anoxic Event 1a
http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ngeo2627.html

PHENOLOGY

Quantification of warming climate-induced changes in terrestrial Arctic river ice thickness and phenology
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0569.1

Lake ice phenology from AVHRR data for European lakes: An automated two-step extraction method
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425715302352

Reconciling the discrepancy in ground- and satellite-observed trends in the spring phenology of winter wheat in China from 1993 to 2008
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JD023969/abstract

Matching the phenology of Net Ecosystem Exchange and vegetation indices estimated with MODIS and FLUXNET in-situ observations
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425715302388

OTHER PAPERS

Shrub-line but not treeline advance matches climate velocity in montane ecosystems of south-central Alaska
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13207/abstract

Life-stage, not climate change, explains observed tree range shifts
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13210/abstract

Population variability complicates the accurate detection of climate change responses
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13211/abstract

Predicting tree biomass growth in the temperate-boreal ecotone: is tree size, age, competition or climate response most important?
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.13208/abstract

Amplification of El Niño by cloud longwave coupling to atmospheric circulation
http://www.nature.com/ngeo/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/ngeo2630.html

Climate change impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa: from physical changes to their social repercussions
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10113-015-0910-2

Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1352231015306336

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