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Observations of anthropogenic global warming

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)

Global reconstructions of glacier mass change during the 20th century are consistent (open access)

On the state dependency of the equilibrium climate sensitivity during the last 5 million years (open access)

Continental-scale temperature variability in PMIP3 simulations and PAGES 2k regional temperature reconstructions over the past millennium (open access)

Flowering phenological changes in relation to climate change in Hungary

Climate-vegetation modelling and fossil plant data suggest low atmospheric CO2 in the late Miocene (open access)

Terrestrial biosphere changes over the last 120 kyr (open access)

Radiative Analysis of Global Mean Temperature Trends in the Middle Atmosphere: Effects of Non-Locality and Secondary Absorption Bands

Glacier response to North Atlantic climate variability during the Holocene (open access)

Committed retreat of Smith, Pope, and Kohler Glaciers over the next 30 years inferred by transient model calibration (open access)

Improved Arctic sea ice thickness projections using bias-corrected CMIP5 simulations (open access)

SeaRISE experiments revisited: potential sources of spread in multi-model projections of the Greenland ice sheet (open access)

Millennial changes in North Atlantic oxygen concentrations (open access)

The global warming-induced South Asian High change and its uncertainty

Detection and spatiotemporal analysis of methane ebullition on thermokarst lake ice using high-resolution optical aerial imagery (open access)

Assessing Surface Solar Radiation Fluxes in the CMIP Ensembles

Positive low cloud and dust feedbacks amplify tropical North Atlantic multidecadal oscillation

Climate, CO2 and human population impacts on global wildfire emissions (open access)

The carbon cycle in Mexico: past, present and future of C stocks and fluxes (open access)

Time series construction of summer surface temperatures for Alabama, 1883-2014, and comparisons with tropospheric temperature and climate model simulations

Climate model biases in the width of the tropical belt

A framework for evaluating climate model performance metrics

Comparison between total cloud cover in four reanalysis products and cloud measured by visual observations at U.S. weather stations

Did high Neo-Tethys subduction rates contribute to early Cenozoic warming?

A 14,000-year record of fire, climate, and vegetation from the Bear River Range, southeast Idaho, USA

Biodiversity trends within the Holocene

Tropical and mid-latitude forcing of continental Antarctic temperatures (open access)

Rapid early Holocene sea-level rise in Prydz Bay, East Antarctica

Small glaciers on the Balkan Peninsula: State and changes in the last several years

Satellite-derived changes in the permafrost landscape of central Yakutia, 2000–2011: Wetting, drying, and fires

Warm spells in Northern Europe in relation to atmospheric circulation (open access)

Is robustness really robust? How different definitions of robustness impact decision-making under climate change

Habitat associations drive species vulnerability to climate change in boreal forests

Mechanisms of elevation-dependent warming over the Tibetan plateau in quadrupled CO2 experiments

The effect of tropical cyclones on climate change engagement

Intercomparison of CMIP5 and CMIP3 simulations of the 20th century maximum and minimum temperatures over India and detection of climatic trends

West Nile virus, climate change, and circumpolar vulnerability

Transformational responses to climate change: beyond a systems perspective of social change in mitigation and adaptation (open access)

Climate trends and variability in Ecuador (1966–2011)

Daily precipitation concentration around the world according to several indices

Summer Arctic dipole wind pattern affects the winter Siberian High (open access)

Historical floods in Tabasco and Chiapas during sixteenth–twentieth centuries

Devastation in the Kedarnath (Mandakini) Valley, Garhwal Himalaya, during 16–17 June 2013: a remote sensing and ground-based assessment

Social capital, trust, and adaptation to climate change: Evidence from rural Ethiopia

Russian boreal peatlands dominate the natural European methane budget (open access)

Global assessment of onshore wind power resources considering the distance to urban areas


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