AGW Observer

Observations of anthropogenic global warming


This page contains papers that haven’t yet found their way to the pages of specific subject areas.

New research papers from 2016:

Increasing Trend of Pan Evaporation over Semi-Arid Loess Plateau under a Warming Climate

So, how much of the Earth’s surface is covered by rain gauges? (open access)

Century-scale causal relationships between global dry/wet conditions and the state of the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans

Future Aerosol Reductions and Widening of the Northern Tropical Belt

Recent trends and tele-connections among South and East Asian summer monsoons in a warming environment

Anomalous mid-twentieth century atmospheric circulation change over the South Atlantic compared to the last 6000 years (open access)

Tropospheric moisture in the Southwest Pacific as revealed by homogenized radiosonde data: climatology and decadal trend

Lower tropospheric mixing as a constraint on cloud feedback in a Multi-Parameter Multi-Physics Ensemble

Conflict about Climate Change at the American Meteorological Society: Meteorologists’ Views on a Scientific and Organizational Controversy (open access)

Linking climate change perceptions to adaptation and mitigation action

An experimental investigation into ‘pledge and review’ in climate negotiations

Climate change and social transformations: is it time for a quantum leap?

A people‐centred perspective on climate change, environmental stress, and livelihood resilience in Bangladesh

Cost-effective electric vehicle charging infrastructure siting for Delhi (open access)

Future heat-related climate change impacts on tourism industry in Cyprus

Assessing the impacts of temperature variations on rice yield in China

Temperature and precipitation effects on agrarian economy in late imperial China (open access)

Isolating the Temperature Feedback Loop and Its Effects on Surface Temperature

Changes in anthropogenic carbon storage in the Northeast Pacific in the last decade

Detection of anthropogenic influence on a summertime heat stress index

Seasonal spatial patterns of projected anthropogenic warming in complex terrain: a modeling study of the western US

Fast–slow climate dynamics and peak global warming

The Atlanto-Pacific multidecade oscillation and its imprint on the global temperature record

Tropical climate variability: interactions across the Pacific, Indian, and Atlantic Oceans

Interdecadal Change in Tropical Pacific Precipitation Anomaly Pattern around the late-1990s during Boreal Spring

Tropospheric circulation during the early twentieth century Arctic warming

Seasonality of Global and Arctic Black Carbon Processes in the AMAP Models

Tambora 1815 as a test case for high impact volcanic eruptions: Earth system effects (open access)

1200 years of warm-season temperature variability in central Scandinavia inferred from tree-ring density (open access)

A 2000-year temperature reconstruction in the Animaqin Mountains of the Tibet Plateau, China

A refined method for calculating paleotemperatures from linear correlations in bamboo coral carbon and oxygen isotopes

Vulnerability of and risk to water resources in arid and semi-arid regions of West China under a scenario of climate change

Climate change adaptation: factors influencing Chinese smallholder farmers’ perceived self-efficacy and adaptation intent

Local communities’ belief in climate change in a rural region of Sub-Saharan Africa

Modelling climate change impacts on viticultural yield, phenology and stress conditions in Europe

Interactive effects of temperature and drought on cassava growth and toxicity: implications for food security?

Visual climate change art 2005–2015: discourse and practice

Nitrogen fertilization challenges the climate benefit of cellulosic biofuels (open access)

Making sense of climate risk information: the case of future indoor climate risks in Swedish churches

No significant increase in long-term CH4 emissions on North Slope of Alaska despite significant increase in air temperature

Evidence for methane production by the marine algae Emiliania huxleyi (open access)

Southern Ocean warming delayed by circumpolar upwelling and equatorward transport

Circulation and meltwater distribution in the Bellingshausen Sea: from shelf break to coast

A new method for generating the thermal growing degree-days and season in China during the last century

Vulnerability of a semi-enclosed estuarine sea to ocean acidification in contrast with hypoxia

Space-based detection of missing sulfur dioxide sources of global air pollution

Arctic sea surface height variability and change from satellite radar altimetry and GRACE, 2003-2014

Glacial onset predated Late Ordovician climate cooling

Learning the hard way: a case study of an attempt at agricultural transformation in response to climate change

Farmer perceptions of climate change: Associations with observed temperature and precipitation trends, irrigation, and climate beliefs

Climate change impacts on rainfed cropping production systems in the tropics and the case of smallholder farms in North-west Cambodia

Heterogeneous Beliefs and Climate Catastrophes

Green and cool roofs to mitigate urban heat island effects in the Chicago metropolitan area: evaluation with a regional climate model (open access)

Bias present in US federal agency power plant CO2 emissions data and implications for the US clean power plan (open access)

Exploring the causal relationship between carbon emissions and land urbanization quality in China using a panel data analysis

CO2 emission and economic growth in Algeria

Mode of action uncovered for the specific reduction of methane emissions from ruminants by the small molecule 3-nitrooxypropanol

Impacts of artificial ocean alkalinization on the carbon cycle and climate in Earth system simulations

A global life cycle assessment for primary zinc production

Life cycle assessment of consumption choices: a comparison between disposable and rechargeable household batteries

Constraints on climate sensitivity from space-based measurements of low-cloud reflection

Role of Indian Ocean SST Variability on the Recent Global Warming Hiatus

Changes in winter warming events in the Nordic Arctic Region

Spectral analysis of sea level during the altimetry era, and evidence for GIA and glacial melting fingerprints

Recent slowing of Atlantic overturning circulation as a recovery from earlier strengthening

Observational Advances in Estimates of Oceanic Heating

Future acidification of marginal seas: A comparative study of the Japan/ East Sea and the South China Sea

Overlooked methane transport process controls significant portion of a wetland’s methane emissions

Climate change and the long-term viability of the World’s busiest heavy haul ice road (open access)

Urban effects on summertime air temperature in Germany under climate change

Variability of growing degree days in Poland in response to ongoing climate changes in Europe (open access)

Impact of climate variability and anthropogenic activity on streamflow in the Three Rivers Headwater Region, Tibetan Plateau, China

Risk factors for deaths during the 2009 heat wave in Adelaide, Australia: a matched case-control study

Local short-term variability in solar irradiance (open access)

The Last Millennium Climate Reanalysis Project: Framework and First Results

Human adaptation to mid- to late-Holocene climate change in Northeast Thailand

Onset and demise of Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Events: the coupling of surface and bottom oceanic processes in two pelagic basins of the western Tethys

Prebiotic chemistry and atmospheric warming of early Earth by an active young Sun

Time series analysis of satellite data reveals continuous deforestation of New England since the 1980s (open access)

A critical analysis of energy efficiency improvement potentials in Taiwan’s cement industry

When will unusual heat waves become normal in a warming Africa? (open access)

Future land-use related water demand in California (open access)

Linear Additive Impacts of Arctic Sea Ice Reduction and La Niña on Northern Hemispheric Winter Climate

Interactions between sea-level rise and wave exposure on reef island dynamics in the Solomon Islands (open access)

Enhancement of non-CO2 radiative forcing via intensified carbon cycle feedbacks (open access)

Future Arctic Temperature Change resulting from a Range of Aerosol Emissions Scenarios (open access)

A lagrangian view of longwave radiative fluxes for understanding the direct heating response to a CO2 increase

The Role of Large-Scale Feedbacks in Cumulus Convection Parameter Estimation

Multi-annual ocean-atmosphere adjustments to radiative forcing

Impact of synoptic atmospheric forcing on the mean ocean circulation

On the proportionality between global temperature change and cumulative CO2 emissions during periods of net negative CO2 emissions (open access)

Climate change and projections for the Barents region: what is expected to change and what will stay the same? (open access)

Regime shift of the South China Sea SST in the late 1990s

Temporal variations of atmospheric CO2 and CO at Ahmedabad in western India (open access)

Crop connectivity under climate change: future environmental and geographic risks of potato late blight in Scotland

Importance of soil thermal regime in terrestrial ecosystem carbon dynamics in the circumpolar north

Radiocarbon in dissolved organic carbon of the Atlantic Ocean

The urban cool island phenomenon in a high-rise high-density city and its mechanisms

Regional influences of natural external forcings on the transition from the Medieval Climate Anomaly to the Little Ice Age

Coral Sr-U Thermometry

Resources of dark skies in German climatic health resorts

Climate change, malaria, and public health: accounting for socioeconomic contexts in past debates and future research

The politicization of climate change: problem or solution?

From dwindling ice to headwater lakes: could dams replace glaciers in the European Alps? (open access)

China’s goal to increase non-fossil energy sources (open access)

Reducing emissions from agriculture to meet the 2°C target (open access)

Spatially explicit estimates of N2O emissions from croplands suggest climate mitigation opportunities from improved fertilizer management

The durability of building materials under a changing climate

Impacts of adaptation and responsibility framings on attitudes towards climate change mitigation

(Mis)communicating climate change? Why online adaptation databases may fail to catalyze adaptation action

Addressing the risk of maladaptation to climate change

Geophysical constraints on the Antarctic sea ice cover

Australasian temperature reconstructions spanning the last millennium

Simulated response of the Pacific decadal oscillation to climate change

Sensitivity of global ocean heat content from reanalyses to the Atmospheric reanalysis forcing: A comparative study

Influences of riverine and upwelling waters on the coastal carbonate system off Central Chile, and their ocean acidification implications

Ocean acidification: assessing the vulnerability of socioeconomic systems in Small Island Developing States

On the stability and spatiotemporal variance distribution of salinity in the upper ocean

Arctic layer salinity controls heat loss from deep Atlantic layer in seasonally ice-covered areas of the Barents Sea

Expansion of denitrification and anoxia in the eastern tropical North Pacific from 1972 – 2012

Climate change reduces warming potential of nitrous oxide by an enhanced Brewer-Dobson circulation

Fast responses of climate system to carbon dioxide, aerosols and sulfate aerosols without the mediation of SST in the CMIP5

Estimation of global black carbon direct radiative forcing and its uncertainty constrained by observations

Decadal trends in the seasonal-cycle amplitude of terrestrial CO2 exchange resulting from the ensemble of terrestrial biosphere models (open access)

Impacts of land use, restoration, and climate change on tropical peat carbon stocks in the twenty-first century: implications for climate mitigation

Carbon dioxide and methane supersaturation in lakes of semi-humid/semi-arid region, Northeastern China

Impacts of recent climate change on trends in baseflow and stormflow in United States watersheds

Assessing the health effects of climate change in Alaska with community-based surveillance

Future climate of the Carpathians: climate change hot-spots and implications for ecosystems

Climate change adaptation: a panacea for food security in Ondo State, Nigeria

A study on the enhancing earthquake frequency in northern Pakistan: is the climate change responsible?

Climate change impact assessments on the water resources of India under extensive human interventions

Climatic changes and their impact on socio-economic sectors in the Bhutan Himalayas: an implementation strategy

Present climate and future projections of the thermal comfort index for the metropolitan region of São Paulo, Brazil

Impact of Aviation on Climate: FAA’s Aviation Climate Change Research Initiative (ACCRI) Phase II (open access)

Atmospheric changes caused by galactic cosmic rays over the period 1960–2010 (open access)

Past ice-sheet behaviour: retreat scenarios and changing controls in the Ross Sea, Antarctica (open access)

Combining lake core records with the limnologic model DYRESM-CAEDYM to evaluate lake response during the Little Ice Age and Medieval Climate Anomaly

Multi-method observation and analysis of a tsunami caused by glacier calving (open access)

A statistical framework for estimating air temperature using MODIS land surface temperature data

Illuminating the capabilities of Landsat 8 for mapping night lights

Climate adaptation of food value chains: the implications of varying consumer acceptance

The Carbon Ask: effects of climate policy on the value of fossil fuel resources and the implications for technological innovation

Renewable energy deployment in Europe up to 2030 and the aim of a triple dividend

The effectiveness of China’s wind power policy: An empirical analysis

The Super Greenhouse effect in a changing climate

The dynamics of the warming hiatus over the Northern Hemisphere

2014, The “year without a summer” in Italy: news media coverage and implications for the climate change debate

Comparison of Climate Response to Anthropogenic Aerosol versus Greenhouse Gas Forcing: Distinct Patterns

An ongoing shift in Pacific Ocean sea level

Quantifying atmospheric methane emissions from oil and natural gas production in the Bakken shale region of North Dakota

Methane fluxes from the sea to the atmosphere across the Siberian shelf seas

Decadal trends in air-sea CO2 exchange in the Ross Sea (Antarctica)

Relative Roles of Anthropogenic Aerosols and Greenhouse Gases in Land and Oceanic Monsoon Changes during Past 156 years in CMIP5 Models

Early Summer Response of the East Asian Summer Monsoon to Atmospheric CO2 Forcing and Subsequent Sea Surface Warming

The main characteristics of atmospheric circulation over East-Central Europe from 1871 to 2010

A climatology of clouds in marine cold air outbreaks in both hemispheres

Thermohaline Instability and the Formation of Glacial North Atlantic Super Polynyas at the Onset of Dansgaard-Oeschger Warming Events

Ice core reconstruction of sea ice change in the Amundsen-Ross Seas since 1702 AD

Spatial climate dynamics in the Iberian Peninsula since 15 000 yr BP (open access)

The impact of Southern Ocean residual upwelling on atmospheric CO2 on centennial and millennial timescales

A review of potential physical impacts on harbours in the Mediterranean Sea under climate change

The energy requirements of a developed world

Nuclear and intermittent renewables: Two compatible supply options? The case of the French power mix

Connecting Climate Information Producers and Users: Boundary Organization, Knowledge Networks, and Information Brokers at Caribbean Climate Outlook Forums

Weather Effects on Social Movements: Evidence from Washington D.C. and New York City, 1960-1995

Evidence for the role of the Atlantic multidecadal oscillation and the ocean heat uptake in hiatus prediction

Reduction of climate sensitivity to solar forcing due to stratospheric ozone feedback

Statistical structure of intrinsic climate variability under global warming

Reconstructed and simulated temperature asymmetry between continents in both hemispheres over the last centuries

Cenozoic mean GHG and temperature changes with reference to the Anthropocene

Effects of melting ice sheets and orbital forcing on the early Holocene warming in the extratropical Northern Hemisphere (open access)

Do climate models reproduce complexity of observed sea level changes ?

Climate change, multiple stressors and human vulnerability: a systematic review

Impacts of temperature change on ambulance dispatches and seasonal effect modification

How Do Green Roofs Mitigate Urban Thermal Stress under Heat Waves?

Global impact of tropical cyclones on primary production

Biome-specific scaling of ocean productivity, temperature, and carbon export efficiency

Impact of water table level on annual carbon and greenhouse gas balances of a restored peat extraction area (open access)

Climate-driven changes to ocean circulation and their inferred impacts on marine dispersal patterns

Potential trends in snowmelt generated peak streamflows in a warming climate

Drinking water vulnerability to climate change and alternatives for adaptation in coastal South and South East Asia

Midlatitude cloud shifts, their primary link to the Hadley cell, and their diverse radiative effects

Daytime Cirrus Cloud Top-of-Atmosphere Radiative Forcing Properties at a Midlatitude Site and their Global Consequence

Intensification of the Western North Pacific Anticyclone Response to the Short Decaying El Niño Event due to Greenhouse Warming

Does vertical temperature gradient of the atmosphere matter for El Niño development?

An Observational Analysis: Tropical Relative to Arctic influence on Mid-latitude Weather in the Era of Arctic Amplification

Detecting long-term changes in point-source fossil CO2 emissions with tree ring archives (open access)

Collective responsibility amplifies mitigation behaviors

The influence of economic growth, population, and fossil fuel scarcity on energy investments

Implications of uncertain future fossil energy resources on bioenergy use and terrestrial carbon emissions

The effect of African growth on future global energy, emissions, and regional development

A cautionary note about messages of hope: Focusing on progress in reducing carbon emissions weakens mitigation motivation

Leveling the playing field of transportation fuels: Accounting for indirect emissions of natural gas

Detecting significant decreasing trends of land surface soil moisture in eastern China during the past three decades (1979-2010)

Is climate sensitivity related to dynamical sensitivity?

The rapid warming of the North Atlantic Ocean in the mid-1990s in an eddy permitting ocean reanalysis (1982-2013)

Ocean chemistry, ocean warming, and emerging hypoxia: Commentary

Uncertainty partition challenges the predictability of vital details of climate change

Variations in the potential climatic suitability distribution patterns and grain yields for spring maize in Northeast China under climate change

Characteristics of stratospheric warming events during Northern winter

Identifying sensitive ranges in global warming precipitation change dependence on convective parameters

Trends of mean temperatures and warm extremes in Northern Tropical Africa (1961-2014) from observed and PPCA-reconstructed time series

Marine response to climate changes during the last five millennia in the central Mediterranean Sea

Factors Controlling Cloud Albedo in Marine Subtropical Stratocumulus Regions in Climate Models and Satellite Observations

Comparing the influence of sunspot activity and geomagnetic activity on winter surface climate

Investigating Alaskan methane and carbon dioxide fluxes using measurements from the CARVE tower (open access)

NOx lifetimes and emissions of cities and power plants in polluted background estimated by satellite observations (open access)

The distributional and nutritional impacts and mitigation potential of emission-based food taxes in the UK

Why Did Better Place Fail?: Range anxiety, interpretive flexibility, and electric vehicle promotion in Denmark and Israel

How much carbon offsetting and where? Implications of efficiency, effectiveness, and ethicality considerations for public opinion formation

Impact of climate change on U.S. building energy demand: sensitivity to spatiotemporal scales, balance point temperature, and population distribution

Potential impact of a US climate policy and air quality regulations on future air quality and climate change (open access)

The potential impacts of 21st century climatic and population changes on human exposure to the virus vector mosquito Aedes aegypti

Reassessing changes in Diurnal Temperature Range: Intercomparison and evaluation of existing global dataset estimates

Reassessing changes in Diurnal Temperature Range: A new dataset and characterization of data biases

Bayesian estimation of climate sensitivity using observationally constrained simple climate models (open access)

Recent global aerosol optical depth variations and trends — A comparative study using MODIS and MISR level 3 datasets

Why cirrus cloud seeding cannot substantially cool the planet

On the temperature dependence of oceanic export efficiency

Does the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation get its Predictability from the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation?

A major increase in winter snowfall during the middle Holocene on western Greenland caused by reduced sea ice in Baffin Bay and the Labrador Sea

Oceanic transport of surface meltwater from the southern Greenland ice sheet

Large-scale variation in boreal and temperate forest carbon turnover rate is related to climate

Temperature variability and early clustering of record-breaking events

On the detection of precipitation dependence on temperature

The GEWEX water vapor assessment: Results from intercomparison, trend and homogeneity analysis of total column water vapour

Atlantic Near-Term Climate Variability and the Role of a Resolved Gulf Stream

Anthropogenic forcing on the Hadley circulation in CMIP5 simulations

A replicated climate change field experiment reveals rapid evolutionary response in an ecologically important soil invertebrate (open access)

A Late Pleistocene sea level stack (open access)

Pollen- and charcoal-based evidence for climatic and human impact on vegetation in the northern edge of Wuyi Mountains, China, during the last 8200 years

Atmospheric carbon dioxide and climate change since the Late Jurassic (150 Ma) derived from a global carbon cycle model

Climate and famines: a historical reassessment

Climate impacts on the cost of solar energy

Characterization model to assess ocean acidification within life cycle assessment

Land use change and soil carbon sequestration in China: Where does it pay to conserve?

Combining threat and efficacy messaging to increase public engagement with climate change in Beijing, China

UK energy policy – Stuck in ideological limbo?

The spectroscopic foundation of radiative forcing of climate by carbon dioxide

Changes in Internal Variability Due to Anthropogenic Forcing: A New Field Significance Test

Multi-hazard assessment in Europe under climate change

When Can Ocean Acidification Impacts be Detected from Decadal Alkalinity Measurements?

Acidification of East Siberian Arctic Shelf waters through addition of freshwater and terrestrial carbon

Extensive release of methane from Arctic seabed west of Svalbard during summer 2014 does not influence the atmosphere

Changing black carbon transport to the Arctic from present day to the end of 21st century

The effect of a permafrost disturbance on growing-season carbon-dioxide fluxes in a high Arctic tundra ecosystem (open access)

Multi-year greenhouse gas balances at a rewetted temperate peatland

Vertical heat flux in the ocean: Estimates from observations and from a coupled general circulation model

Decadal-scale thermohaline variability in the Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean

Terrestrial Water Flux Responses to Global Warming in Tropical Rainforest Areas (open access)

Robust Strengthening and Westward Shift of the Tropical Pacific Walker Circulation during 1979–2012: A Comparison of 7 Sets of Reanalysis Data and 26 CMIP5 Models

Interannual variability of the atmospheric CO2 growth rate: roles of precipitation and temperature (open access)

Assessment and simulation of global terrestrial latent heat flux by synthesis of CMIP5 climate models and surface eddy covariance observations

Climate change and ecosystems dynamics over the last 6000 years in the Middle Atlas, Morocco (open access)

Acropora inter – branch skeleton Sr/Ca ratios — evaluation of a potential new high resolution paleothermometer

Grape harvest dates as indicator of spring-summer mean maxima temperature variations in the Minho region (NW Portugal) since the 19th century

Lagged Response of Tropical Tropospheric Temperature to Solar Ultraviolet Variations on Intraseasonal Timescales

Will economic growth and fossil fuel scarcity help or hinder climate stabilization?

A framework for collaborative climate change research

Variation in climate sensitivity and feedback parameters during the historical period

Stratospheric temperature trends over 1979-2015 derived from combined SSU, MLS and SABER satellite observations

Impact of the Antarctic Ozone Hole on the Vertical Coupling of the Stratosphere-Mesosphere-Lower Thermosphere System

Assessing the skill and value of seasonal thermal stress forecasts for coral bleaching risk in the Western Pacific

Coral bleaching response index: a new tool to standardize and compare susceptibility to thermal bleaching

Global Water Vapor Trend from 1988-2011 and its Diurnal Asymmetry Based on GPS, Radiosonde and Microwave Satellite Measurements

Response of the tropical Pacific Ocean to El Niño versus global warming

Climate responses to volcanic eruptions assessed from observations and CMIP5 multi-models

Climatic and societal impacts of a volcanic double event at the dawn of the Middle Ages

Persistent high temperature and low precipitation reduce peat carbon accumulation

Staying cool in a changing landscape: the influence of maximum daily ambient temperature on grizzly bear habitat selection

A trait-based approach for predicting species responses to environmental change from sparse data: how well might terrestrial mammals track climate change? (open access)

Earlier onset of the spring fine dust season in the southwestern United States

A Comparison of Temperature Data from Automated and Manual Observing Networks in Georgia and Impacts of Siting Characteristics

Quantification of the effect of water temperature on the fall rate of eXpendable BathyThermographs

Core Concept: Are we in the “Anthropocene”?

Using Scientific Conferences to Engage the Public on Climate Change (open access)

How to deal with the rebound effect? A policy-oriented approach

Estimating willingness to pay for renewable energy in South Korea using the contingent valuation method

The effect of policy incentives on electric vehicle adoption

Carbon profiles of remote Australian Indigenous communities: A base for opportunities

Significant implications of permafrost thawing for climate change control (open access)

Sensitivity of Global Upper Ocean Heat Content Estimates to Mapping Methods, XBT Bias Corrections, and Baseline Climatologies

Large-scale ocean circulation-cloud interactions reduce the pace of transient climate change

Trends and Extremes in Northern Hemisphere Snow Characteristics

Continuous monitoring of coastline dynamics in western Florida with a 30-year time series of Landsat imagery

Effects of diurnal temperature range and drought on wheat yield in Spain

Spatial and temporal changes in desertification in the southern region of the Tengger Desert from 1973 to 2009

Improving Rainfall Measurement in Gauge Poor Regions Thanks to Mobile Telecommunication Networks

Uncertainty in Gridded CO2 Emissions Estimates (open access)

Quantifying the sources of uncertainty in upper air climate variables

Global distribution of deep convection reaching tropopause in one-year GPM observations

Projecting the release of carbon from permafrost soils using a perturbed parameter ensemble modelling approach (open access)

Assessing climate impacts and risks of ocean albedo modification in the Arctic

The impact of global aviation NOx emissions on tropospheric composition changes from 2005 to 2011

Environmental Impact assessment of a semi-intensive beef cattle production in Brazil’s Northeast

Life cycle assessment of renewable diesel production from lignocellulosic biomass

Cycling of Black Carbon in the Ocean

The Causes of Foehn Warming in the Lee of Mountains (open access)

Palaeo-sea-level and palaeo-ice-sheet databases: problems, strategies, and perspectives (open access)

50,000 years of vegetation and climate change in the southern Namib Desert, Pella, South Africa

A new statistical approach to climate change detection and attribution

An Initial Study on Climate Change Fingerprinting Using the Reflected Solar Spectra

The contribution of ozone to future stratospheric temperature trends

Stratospheric ozone chemistry feedbacks are not critical for the determination of climate sensitivity in CESM1(WACCM)

On the abruptness of Bølling-Allerød warming

Review on climate change on the Tibetan Plateau during the last half century

Will the Tibetan Plateau warming depend on elevation in the future?

The necessity of cloud feedback for a basin-scale Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation

Variability of water vapour in the Arctic stratosphere (open access)

Rapid variability of Antarctic Bottom Water transport into the Pacific Ocean inferred from GRACE

A robust but spurious pattern of climate change in model projections over the tropical Indian Ocean

Global climate impacts of fixing the Southern Ocean shortwave radiation bias in the Community Earth System Model (CESM)

The effect of temperature and moisture on trace gas emissions from deciduous and coniferous leaf litter

Rapid N2O fluxes at high level of nitrate nitrogen addition during freeze-thaw events in boreal peatlands of Northeast China

Integrating Field and Climate Data for Nitrogen Risk Management

Revisiting carbonate chemistry controls on planktic foraminifera Mg /  Ca: implications for sea surface temperature and hydrology shifts over the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum and Eocene–Oligocene transition (open access)

Multispecies dendroclimatic reconstructions of summer temperature in the European Alps enhanced by trees highly sensitive to temperature

New gridded daily climatology of Finland – permutation-based uncertainty estimates and temporal trends in climate

Carbon emission intensity in electricity production: A global analysis

Reflections on climate change communication research and practice in the second decade of the 21st century: What more is there to say?

Making Climate Data Sing: Using Music-like Sonifications to Convey A Key Climate Record (open access)

Isolating the roles of different forcing agents in global stratospheric temperature changes using model integrations with incrementally added single forcings

Variable relationship between accumulation and temperature in West Antarctica for the past 31,000 years

Large increases in Arctic biogenic volatile emissions are a direct effect of warming

Compensation between meridional flow components of the Atlantic MOC at 26° N (open access)

Evaluating simulated fraction of attributable risk using climate observations

Understanding the joint behavior of temperature and precipitation for climate change impact studies

Temporal and spatial variations of high-impact weather events in China during 1959–2014

Contribution of the Yellow Sea Bottom Cold Water to the abnormal cooling of Sea Surface Temperature in the summer of 2011

The downside risk of climate change in California’s Central Valley agricultural sector

Adaptation of agriculture to climate change in semi-arid Borena, Ethiopia (open access)

Climate change adaptation and mitigation in smallholder crop–livestock systems in sub-Saharan Africa: a call for integrated impact assessments (open access)

Declining water yield from forested mountain watersheds in response to climate change and forest mesophication

Direct measurements of air-sea CO2 exchange over a coral reef

A Lagrangian description on the troposphere-to-stratosphere transport changes associated with the stratospheric water drop around the year 2000 (open access)

Understanding the recent trend of haze pollution in eastern China: roles of climate change (open access)

A global surface drifter data set at hourly resolution

Earth’s albedo variations 1998-2014 as measured from ground-based earthshine observations

Unveiling the multiscale teleconnection between Pacific Decadal Oscillation and global surface temperature using time-dependent intrinsic correlation analysis

Life cycle assessment of heat production from underground coal gasification (open access)

Sharing the emission reduction burden in an uneven world

Warming of the global ocean: spatial structure and water-mass trends

Arctic amplification enhanced by latent energy transport of atmospheric planetary waves

Potential stabilizing points to mitigate tipping point interactions in Earth’s climate

Carbon sequestration in managed temperate coniferous forests under climate change (open access)

Atmospheric constraints on the methane emissions from the East Siberian Shelf (open access)

High emissions of greenhouse gases from grasslands on peat and other organic soils

Sampling biases in CMIP5 decadal forecasts

Variability in projected elevation dependent warming in boreal midlatitude winter in CMIP5 climate models and its potential drivers

Assessing the impact of satellite-based observations in sea surface temperature trends

Atlantic forcing of Pacific decadal variability

Stratospheric ozone changes under solar geoengineering: implications for UV exposure and air quality (open access)

Highly significant responses to anthropogenic forcings of the midlatitude jet in the Southern Hemisphere

South Pacific hydrologic and cyclone variability during the last 3,000 years

Historical trends in precipitation, temperature and drought in the Alabama–Coosa–Tallapoosa and Apalachicola–Chattahoochee–Flint river basins

The role of heating, winds, and topography on sea level changes in the North Atlantic

On the secular trend of COx and CO2 in the lower thermosphere

From pole to pole: the potential for the Arctic seastar Asterias amurensis to invade a warming Southern Ocean

Northward expansion of paddy rice in northeastern Asia during 2000-2014

Limited effect of ozone reductions on the 20-year photosynthesis trend at Harvard forest

Climate response of cork growth in the Mediterranean oak (Quercus suber L.) woodlands of southwestern Portugal

Carbon cycle history through the Jurassic–Cretaceous boundary: A new global δ13C stack

Weather sensitivity for zoo visitation in Toronto, Canada: a quantitative analysis of historical data

A comparison of five high-resolution spatially-explicit, fossil-fuel, carbon dioxide emission inventories for the United States

Reviews and Syntheses: Ocean acidification and its potential impacts on marine ecosystems (open access)

Characterizing Recent Trends in U.S. Heavy Precipitation

The long-term trend in the diurnal temperature range over Asia and its natural and anthropogenic causes

The expansion of Central and Northern European Neolithic populations was associated with a multi-century warm winter and wetter climate

Benefits of CMIP5 multimodel ensemble in reconstructing historical ocean subsurface temperature variations

Will a warmer world mean a wetter or drier Australian monsoon?

The vertical structure of tropospheric water vapor: comparing radiative and ocean-driven climate changes

A decade of space borne observations of the Arctic atmosphere: novel insights from NASA’s Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) instrument (open access)

Trends of mean and extreme temperature indices since 1874 at low-elevation sites in the southern Alps

The immediate and prolonged effects of climate extremes on soil respiration in a mesic grassland

Assessing Surface Solar Radiation Fluxes in the CMIP Ensembles

Attenuation coefficient of usable solar radiation of the global oceans

Reconstructing global overturning from meridional density gradients

Thermal stratification in simulations of warm climates: A climatology using saturation potential vorticity

Simulating the role of surface forcing on observed multidecadal upper ocean salinity changes

Statistical downscaling of North Atlantic tropical cyclone frequency and the amplified role of the Caribbean low level jet in a warmer climate

Impacts of vertical structure of convection in global warming: the role of shallow convection

Temperature trends and variability in the Greater Horn of Africa: interactions with precipitation

US exposure to multiple landscape stressors and climate change

Quality Control Program for Real-Time Hourly Temperature Observation in Taiwan

Depictions of sustainability in children’s books

The energy policy relevance of the 2014 IPCC Working Group III report on the macro-economics of mitigating climate change

Renewable energy policies and competition for biomass: Implications for land use, food prices, and processing industry

Does moving towards renewable energy causes water and land inefficiency? An empirical investigation

Northern Mediterranean climate since the Middle Pleistocene: a 637 ka stable isotope record from Lake Ohrid (Albania/Macedonia) (open access)

Quantitative analysis of ring growth in spruce roots and its application towards a more precise dating

Towards improving the Central Asian dendrochronological network—new data from Tajikistan, Pamir-Alay

Tailored climate indices for climate-proofing operational forestry applications in Sweden and Finland

Anthropogenic carbon release rate unprecedented during the past 66 million years

Ice melt, sea level rise and superstorms: evidence from paleoclimate data, climate modeling, and modern observations that 2 °C global warming could be dangerous (open access)

Historical reconstruction of ocean acidification in the Australian region (open access)

The stratospheric pathway for Arctic impacts on mid-latitude climate

Climatic anomalous patterns associated with the Arctic and Polar cell strength variations

A high-resolution salinity time series 1993–2012 in the North Atlantic from Argo and altimeter data

On the robustness of near term climate predictability regarding initial state uncertainties

Effect of climate change on surface ozone over North America, Europe, and East Asia

Toward consistency between trends in bottom-up CO2 emissions and top-down atmospheric measurements in the Los Angeles megacity (open access)

Accelerated greenhouse gases versus slow insolation forcing induced climate changes in southern South America since the Mid-Holocene

Phase relationships between orbital forcing and the composition of air trapped in Antarctic ice cores (open access)

Unsaturated zone hydrostratigraphies: A novel archive of past climates in dryland continental regions

Coral-reef records of Quaternary changes in climate and sea-level

Here and now, there and then: How “departure dates” influence climate change engagement

Ethiopian agriculture has greater potential for carbon sequestration than previously estimated

The importance of contrail ice formation for mitigating the climate impact of aviation

How might adaptation to climate change by smallholder farming communities contribute to climate change mitigation outcomes? A case study from Timor-Leste, Southeast Asia

Disentangling greenhouse warming and aerosol cooling to reveal Earth’s climate sensitivity

Predictability of the Recent Slowdown and Subsequent Recovery of Large-Scale Surface Warming using Statistical Methods

Amplification of Arctic warming by past air pollution reductions in Europe

Numerical simulations of the Cordilleran ice sheet through the last glacial cycle (open access)

Constraining the aerosol influence on cloud fraction

The Impact of Groundwater Depletion on Spatial Variations in Sea Level Change During the Past Century

Satellite-based global volcanic SO2 emissions and sulfate direct radiative forcing during 2005-2012

Evaluation of observed and modelled aerosol lifetimes using radioactive tracers of opportunity and an ensemble of 19 global models (open access)

Daily personal exposure to black carbon: A pilot study

Paleolimnological records of regime shifts in lakes in response to climate change and anthropogenic activities (open access)

Climate change communication: what can we learn from communication theory?

2 °C and SDGs: united they stand, divided they fall? (open access)

Carbon tax, emission trading, or the mixed policy: which is the most effective strategy for climate change mitigation in China?

Robust cloud feedback over tropical land in a warming climate

Cloud–radiation feedback as a leading source of uncertainty in the tropical Pacific SST warming pattern in CMIP5 models

Water vapor changes under global warming and the linkage to present-day interannual variabilities in CMIP5 models

Long-term trends of the Polar and Arctic cells influence the Arctic climate since 1989

Nonlinearities in patterns of long term ocean warming

How well would modern-day oceanic property distributions be known with paleoceanographic-like observations?

The sensitivity of the hydrological cycle to internal climate variability versus anthropogenic climate change

Small global-mean cooling due to volcanic radiative forcing

The 21st century population-energy-climate nexus

Interpersonal communication about climate change: how messages change when communicated through simulated online social networks

Glacier variations in the Northern Caucasus compared to climatic reconstructions over the past millennium

Suppression of AMOC variability at increased CO2

The Pacific Decadal Oscillation, Revisited

The Roles of Radiative Forcing, Sea Surface Temperatures, and Atmospheric and Land Initial Conditions in U.S. Summer Warming Episodes

Increasing influence of air temperature on upper Colorado River streamflow

Atmospheric methane evolution the last 40 years (open access)

Contribution of oil and natural gas production to renewed increase in atmospheric methane (2007–2014): top–down estimate from ethane and methane column observations (open access)

Attribution of changes in global wetland methane emissions from pre-industrial to present using CLM4.5-BGC (open access)

Climate change and N2O emissions from South West England grasslands: A modelling approach

Evidence for divergence of response in Indica, Japonica, and wild rice to high CO2 x temperature interaction

Significant pre-mass extinction animal body-size changes: Evidences from the Permian–Triassic boundary brachiopod faunas of South China

Oceanic redox evolution across the end-Permian mass extinction at Shangsi, South China

Wildfires in a warmer climate: Emission fluxes, emission heights and black carbon concentrations in 2090–2099

ERA-20C: An atmospheric reanalysis of the 20th century

Fallacies and fantasies: the theoretical underpinnings of the Coexistence Approach for palaeoclimate reconstruction (open access)

Understanding and responding to danger from climate change: the role of key risks in the IPCC AR5 (open access)

Social acceptance of wind and solar power in the Brazilian electricity system

Socio-climatic hotspots in Brazil: how do changes driven by the new set of IPCC climatic projections affect their relevance for policy?

Climate, history, society over the last millennium in southeast Africa

Evaluating the impact and uncertainty of reservoir operation for malaria control as the climate changes in Ethiopia

The impact of a future solar minimum on climate change projections in the Northern Hemisphere (open access)

Time variability of the north-western Mediterranean Sea pH over 1995–2011

A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on European Agriculture

Trend of monthly temperature and daily extreme temperature during 1951–2012 in New Zealand

Arctic summer warming causes four-fold higher tundra volatile emissions

Using Causal Effect Networks to analyze different Arctic drivers of mid-latitude winter circulation

Recent changes in winter Arctic clouds and their relationships with sea ice and atmospheric conditions (open access)

Recent summer sea ice thickness surveys in Fram Strait and associated ice volume fluxes (open access)

The global carbon budget: a conflicting claims problem

Biomass offsets little or none of permafrost carbon release from soils, streams, and wildfire: an expert assessment (open access)

Aspen Global Change Institute: 25 Years of Interdisciplinary Global Change Science (open access)

Climatic impacts of stratospheric geoengineering with sulfate, black carbon and titania injection (open access)

Climate change impacts on the power generation potential of a European mid-century wind farms scenario

Saving energy is not easy: An impact assessment of Dutch policy to reduce the energy requirements of buildings

Drivers of changes in stratospheric and tropospheric ozone between year 2000 and 2100 (open access)

Community-level climate change vulnerability research: trends, progress, and future directions (open access)

Vulnerability to climate change and the desire for mitigation

Spirituality and attitudes towards Nature in the Pacific Islands: insights for enabling climate-change adaptation

Beyond special circumstances: climate change policy in Turkey 1992–2015

Carbon reductions and health co-benefits from US residential energy efficiency measures (open access)

Environmental impacts of food trade via resource use and greenhouse gas emissions (open access)

Stochastic secular trends in sea level rise

Solar forcing over the last 1500 years and Australian tropical cyclone activity

Variations of the Global Net Air-Sea Heat Flux During the “Hiatus” Period (2001–2010)

Sensitivity of satellite-derived tropospheric temperature trends to the diurnal cycle adjustment

Evaluation of wetland methane emissions across North America using atmospheric data and inverse modeling (open access)

The fossil record of the sixth extinction

Elevated atmospheric [CO2] can dramatically increase wheat yields in semi-arid environments and buffer against heat waves

The effect of low ancient greenhouse climate temperature gradients on the ocean’s overturning circulation (open access)

Can renewable energy power the future?

Increased atmospheric CO2 growth rate during El Niño driven by reduced terrestrial productivity in the CMIP5 ESMs

Development and Analysis of a Long Term, Global, Terrestrial Land Surface Temperature Dataset Based on HIRS Satellite Retrievals

Sources of skill in near-term climate prediction: generating initial conditions

On the Observed Relationships between Variability in Gulf Stream Sea Surface Temperatures and the Atmospheric Circulation in the North Atlantic

11-year Solar Cycle Signal in the NAO and Atlantic / European Blocking

Global water cycle and solar activity variations

Simulated long-term climate response to idealized solar geoengineering

Attribution of annual maximum sea levels to tropical cyclones at the global scale

Lightning in the Mediterranean and its relation with sea-surface temperature (open access)

Regional climate change and national responsibilities

Energy sector water use implications of a 2 °C climate policy (open access)

Large storage operations under climate change: expanding uncertainties and evolving tradeoffs (open access)

Diurnal asymmetry to the observed global warming (open access)

Changes in tropical cyclone activity offset the ocean surface warming in northwest Pacific: 1981–2014 (open access)

Exploring the possible effect of anthropogenic heat release due to global energy consumption upon global climate: a climate model study

Changes in yield variability of major crops for 1981–2010 explained by climate change (open access)

Earlier green-up amplifies spring warming over Europe

How will climate change affect wildland fire severity in the western US? (open access)

Enhanced soil moisture drying in transitional regions under a warming climate

Carbon budget from forest land use and management in Central Asia during 1961–2010

Simulated effect of deep-sea sedimentation and terrestrial weathering on projections of ocean acidification

Changing seasonality of the Baltic Sea (open access)

Karakorum temperature out of phase with hemispheric trends for the past five centuries

Spatial variations of sea-level rise and impacts: An application of DIVA

Evidence of central Alpine glacier advances during the Younger Dryas–early Holocene transition period

The sensitivity of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation to enhanced freshwater discharge along the entire, eastern and western coast of Greenland

Five millennia of surface temperatures and ice-core bubble characteristics from the WAIS Divide deep core, West Antarctica

Evolution of the stable carbon isotope composition of atmospheric CO2 over the last glacial cycle

Fossil plant stomata indicate decreasing atmospheric CO2 prior to the Eocene–Oligocene boundary (open access)

Nitrous oxide in the atmosphere: first measurements of a lower thermospheric source

Region-dependent seasonal pattern of methane over Indian region as observed by SCIAMACHY

Observed and projected decrease in Northern Hemisphere extratropical cyclone activity in summer and its impacts on maximum temperature

Assessing the impact of typhoons on rice production in the Philippines

Trends in upper tropospheric water vapour over the Tibetan Plateau from remote sensing

Transport of ice into the stratosphere and the humidification of the stratosphere over the 21st century

On the zonal near constancy of fractional solar absorption in the atmosphere

Issues in estimating observed change at the local scale – a case study: the recent warming over France

Changes in spatial and temporal trends in wet, dry, warm and cold spell length or duration indices in Kansas, USA (open access)

U.S. National climate assessment gaps and research needs: overview, the economy and the international context

Regionality of record-breaking low temperature events in China and its associated circulation

Climate change and interpersonal violence: a “global” estimate and regional inequities

Perceptions of recent rainfall changes in Niger: a comparison between climate-sensitive and non-climate sensitive households

A new framework for climate sensitivity and prediction: a modelling perspective

Assessing the implications of human land-use change for the transient climate response to cumulative carbon emissions (open access)

Greenhouse gas calculator at farm level addressed to the growers

YUPI®, a regional footprint calculator

Are there statistical links between the direction of European weather systems and ENSO, the solar cycle or stratospheric aerosols? (open access)

Inhomogeneous radiative forcing of homogeneous greenhouse gases

Observed tropical cyclone size revisited

Drinking water risk assessment in practice: the case of Swedish drinking water producers at risk from floods

Emissions of coalbed and natural gas methane from abandoned oil and gas wells in the United States

The 2009–2010 step in atmospheric CO2 interhemispheric difference (open access)

Southern Ocean deep convection as a driver of Antarctic warming events

A history of climate change: Inughuit responses to changing ice conditions in North-West Greenland

Joint analysis of changes in temperature and precipitation on the Loess Plateau during the period 1961–2011 (open access)

Disruptions in Precipitation Cycles: Attribution to Anthropogenic Forcing

Sensitivity of simulated CO2 concentration to sub-annual variations in fossil fuel CO2 emissions (open access)

Responses of two nonlinear microbial models to warming and increased carbon input (open access)

Frequency and intensity of palaeofloods at the interface of Atlantic and Mediterranean climate domains (open access)

Sampling errors in satellite-derived infrared sea-surface temperatures. Part I: Global and regional MODIS fields

Common human identity and the path to global climate justice

Climate change governance: history, future, and triple-loop learning?

Justice is the goal: divestment as climate change resistance

Black Carbon aerosol from biochar threats its negative emission potential

Correlations of global sea surface temperatures with the solar wind speed

The role of Atlantic Multi-decadal Oscillation in the global mean temperature variability

On the detection of robust multi-decadal changes in the Earth’s Outgoing Longwave Radiation spectrum

The impact of European legislative and technology measures to reduce air pollutants on air quality, human health and climate (open access)

Reducing the uncertainty in subtropical cloud feedback

Radiative effects of global MODIS cloud regimes

Surface Arctic Amplification Factors in CMIP5 Models: Land and Oceanic Surfaces, Seasonality

Global volcanic aerosol properties derived from emissions, 1990-2014, using CESM1(WACCM)

Dynamical attribution of recent variability in Atlantic overturning

Last glacial maximum permafrost in China from CMIP5 simulations

Palaeoenvironmental change in Southern Patagonia during the Lateglacial and Holocene: Implications for forest refugia and climate reconstructions

Present and future climate conditions for winegrowing in Spain

Climate Services: Lessons Learned and Future Prospects (open access)

A research agenda for the energy, water, land, and climate nexus

Perceptions of urban climate hazards and their effects on adaptation agendas

The roles of external forcing and natural variability in global warming hiatuses

Evaluating the impact of U.S. Historical Climatology Network homogenization using the U.S. Climate Reference Network

Significant recent warming over the northern Tibetan Plateau from ice core δ18O records (open access)

Mid-2000s North Atlantic shift: Heat budget and circulation changes

A large increase in US methane emissions over the past decade inferred from satellite data and surface observations

Transatlantic flight times and climate change (open access)

Impact of progressive global warming on the global-scale yield of maize and soybean (open access)

Sequestration of carbon in the deep Atlantic during the last glaciation

Cooling and societal change during the Late Antique Little Ice Age from 536 to around 660 AD

Estimates of late middle Eocene pCO2 based on stomatal density of modern and fossil Nageia leaves (open access)

Weather preferences of French tourists: lessons for climate change impact assessment

Observed trends and impacts of tropical cyclones in the Philippines

Global trends of aerosol optical thickness using the ensemble empirical mode decomposition method

The impact of observational sampling on time series of global 0–700 m ocean average temperature: a case study

Agricultural production and greenhouse gas emissions from world regions—The major trends over 40 years

Assessing local climate vulnerability and winegrowers’ adaptive processes in the context of climate change

Historical construction costs of global nuclear power reactors

Timing and associated climate change of a 2 °C global warming

Overestimated Arctic warming and underestimated Eurasia mid-latitude warming in CMIP5 simulations

Mechanisms for stronger warming over drier ecoregions observed since 1979

Running dry: The U.S. Southwest’s drift into a drier climate state

Simulated differences in 21st century aridity due to different scenarios of greenhouse gases and aerosols (open access)

Climate change and anthropogenic impacts on the rapid shrinkage of Lake Urmia

Large contribution to inland water CO2 and CH4 emissions from very small ponds

Linear and nonlinear effects of dominant drivers on the trends in global and regional land carbon uptake: 1959 to 2013

Spatial and temporal oxygen isotope variability in northern Greenland – implications for a new climate record over the past millennium (open access)

Climatic warming in China according to a homogenized data set from 2419 stations (open access)

Statistical models for the pattern of sea surface temperature in the North Atlantic during 1973–2008

Enhanced Atlantic sea-level rise relative to the Pacific under high carbon emission rates

Life cycle environmental impacts and costs of beer production and consumption in the UK (open access)

The Anthropocene: a conspicuous stratigraphical signal of anthropogenic changes in production and consumption across the biosphere (open access)

Ocean temperature thresholds for Last Interglacial West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse

Observational evidence for a negative shortwave cloud feedback in mid to high latitudes

European summer temperatures since Roman times (open access)

Conceptual design of a measurement network of the global change (open access)

Reanalyses and Observations: What’s the difference?

Sea surface temperature climate data record for the North Sea and Baltic Sea

The relationship between climate change and wars waged between nomadic and farming groups from the Western Han Dynasty to the Tang Dynasty period (open access)

Influence of climate regime shift on the interdecadal change in tropical cyclone activity over the Pacific Basin during the middle to late 1990s

Coeval fluctuations of the Greenland Ice Sheet and a local glacier, central East Greenland, during late-glacial and early Holocene time

Measurements and Modeling of Contemporary Radiocarbon in the Stratosphere

Can increasing albedo of existing ship wakes reduce climate change?

Emissions and climate forcing from global and Arctic fishing vessels

Shifts in the climate space of temperate cyprinid fishes due to climate change are coupled with altered body sizes and growth rates

Evaluating the carbon footprint of Chilean organic blueberry production

Electricity generation mix and economic growth: What role is being played by nuclear sources and carbon dioxide emissions in France?

The Medieval Quiet Period

Neotropical forest expansion during the last glacial period challenges refuge hypothesis

Dependence of tropical cyclone intensification rate on sea surface temperature

The updated effective radiative forcing of major anthropogenic aerosols and their effects on global climate at present and in the future

Environmental impacts of high penetration renewable energy scenarios for Europe (open access)

Evaluation of downscaled CMIP5 model skill in simulating daily maximum temperature over the southeastern United States

The radiative impact of Nordic anthropogenic black carbon (open access)

Younger Dryas Sea-Level and Meltwater Pulse 1B Recorded in Barbados Reef-Crest Coral Acropora palmata

Global carbon cycle perturbation across the Eocene-Oligocene climate transition (open access)

Human and climatically induced environmental change in the Mediterranean during the Medieval Climate Anomaly and Little Ice Age a case from central Italy

Halogen-based reconstruction of Russian Arctic sea ice area from the Akademii Nauk ice core (Severnaya Zemlya) (open access)

Predictability of the wintertime Arctic Oscillation based on autumn circulation

Climate controls multidecadal variability in U.S. extreme sea level records

A coupled model for carbon and radiocarbon evolution during the last deglaciation

Variability in solar irradiance observed at two contrasting Antarctic sites

Securitization in Chinese climate and energy politics

The principal-agent problem and climate change adaptation on public lands

City density and CO2 efficiency

To drill or not to drill? An econometric analysis of US public opinion

Prospects for Swedish acceptance of carbon dioxide storage in the Baltic Sea: Learning from other energy projects

A mental picture of the greenhouse effect (open access)

Climate system responses to a common emission budget of carbon dioxide

A framework to understand the transient climate response to emissions (open access)

Arctic Air Masses in a Warming World

Characterizing Recent Trends in U.S. Heavy Precipitation

Impact of climate change on precipitation patterns: a comparative approach

The relative contributions of forest growth and areal expansion to forest biomass carbon (open access)

Response of Northern Hemisphere Midlatitude Circulation to Arctic Amplification in a Simple Atmospheric General Circulation Model

Laurentide Ice Sheet basal temperatures during the last glacial cycle as inferred from borehole data (open access)

Climatic modulation of recent trends in ocean acidification in the California Current System (open access)

Potential future fisheries yields in shelf waters: a model study of the effects of climate change and ocean acidification (open access)

Terrestrial carbon balance in a drier world: the effects of water availability in southwestern North America

Can we explain the observed methane variability after the Mount Pinatubo eruption? (open access)

Paleoclimate of Antarctica reconstructed from clast weathering rind analysis

Spatial scales of temperature and salinity variability estimated from Argo observations (open access)

Sea surface temperature from the new Japanese geostationary meteorological Himawari-8 satellite

Multi-decadal variations in Southern Hemisphere atmospheric 14C: Evidence against a Southern Ocean sink at the end of the Little Ice Age CO2 anomaly

A revised picture of the atmospheric moisture residence time

Substantial proportion of global streamflow less than three months old

How climate metrics affect global mitigation strategies and costs: a multi-model study

Climate change in literature and literary studies: From cli-fi, climate change theater and ecopoetry to ecocriticism and climate change criticism

The CRE – new data and tools for collaborative research in climate and environmental history (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)

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)

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)

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

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

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)

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

Rapid Anthropogenic Changes in CO2 and pH in the Atlantic Ocean: 2003-2014

Observing climate change trends in ocean biogeochemistry: when and where (open access)

A century of human-driven changes in the carbon dioxide concentration of lakes

Uncertainty Quantification in Climate Modeling and Projection (open access)

Country-specific effects of climate variability on human migration

Predictability of winter temperature in China from previous autumn Arctic sea ice (open access)

Variability in crop yields associated with climate anomalies in China over the past three decades

The phenology of winter rye in Poland: an analysis of long-term experimental data (open access)

A decadally-delayed response of the tropical Pacific to Atlantic multidecadal variability

Land cover change and carbon emissions over 100 years in an African biodiversity hotspot

Soil carbon sequestration and biochar as negative emission technologies

The effect of economic growth, oil prices, and the benefits of reactor standardization: Duration of nuclear power plant construction revisited

Influence of tropical wind on global temperature from months to decades (open access)

How much is the precipitation amount over the tropical coastal region?

Forced and Internal Components of Winter Air Temperature Trends over North America during the Past 50 Years: Mechanisms and Implications

Rapid thinning of the Welsh Ice Cap at 20–19 ka based on 10Be ages

Holocene glacier and climate fluctuations of the maritime ice cap Høgtuvbreen, northern Norway

Climatic variability during the last millennium in Western Iceland from lake sediment records

Integrating solar energy and climate research into science education (open access)

Some new papers from last few days:


Quantification of warming climate-induced changes in terrestrial Arctic river ice thickness and phenology

Lake ice phenology from AVHRR data for European lakes: An automated two-step extraction method

Reconciling the discrepancy in ground- and satellite-observed trends in the spring phenology of winter wheat in China from 1993 to 2008


Amplification of El Niño by cloud longwave coupling to atmospheric circulation

Climate change impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa: from physical changes to their social repercussions

Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012

New research papers from 2015:

Text-mining the signals of climate change doubt

North by north-west: climate change and directions of density shifts in birds

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

The need for accurate long-term measurements of water vapor in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere with global coverage (open access)

Does GRACE see the terrestrial water cycle ‘intensifying’?

Detecting Climate Signals in Precipitation Extremes from TRMM (1998–2013) – Increasing contrast between wet and dry extremes during the “global warming hiatus”

Strengthening relationship between ENSO and western Russian summer surface temperature

Atmospheric conditions in the central Arctic Ocean through the melt seasons of 2012 and 2013: Impact on surface conditions and solar energy deposition into the ice-ocean system

Large Holocene summer temperature oscillations and impact on the peopling of the northeastern Tibetan Plateau

Ice shelf basal melt rates around Antarctica from simulations and observations

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

Stratospheric temperature changes during the satellite era

ENSO amplitude changes due to greenhouse warming in CMIP5: Role of mean tropical precipitation in the 20th century

Simulating the role of surface forcing on observed multidecadal upper ocean salinity changes

Antarctic and Southern Ocean surface temperatures in CMIP5 models in the context of the surface energy budget

Climate Change over the Extratropical Southern Hemisphere: The tale from an ensemble of reanalysis datasets

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

Recent changes in glacier velocities and thinning at Novaya Zemlya

Climate change and the distribution and conservation of the world’s highest elevation woodlands in the South American Altiplano

Species and site differences influence climate-shrub growth responses in West Greenland

Inter-annual variations and trends of the urban warming in Tehran

Asymmetry in the response of central Eurasian winter temperature to AMO

Interannual variations of the dominant modes of East Asian winter monsoon and possible links to Arctic sea ice

ENSO influence on the North Atlantic European climate: a non-linear and non-stationary approach

Climate change impacts on a pine stand in Central Siberia

Randomised multichannel singular spectrum analysis of the 20th century climate data (open access)

Does climate change matter for freshwater aquaculture in Bangladesh?

Modeling climate-driven changes in U.S. buildings energy demand

Evaluation of the interdecadal variability of sea surface temperature and sea level in the Pacific in CMIP3 and CMIP5 models

Animal behaviour shapes the ecological effects of ocean acidification and warming: moving from individual to community-level responses

Climate-change refugia: shading reef corals by turbidity

The pace of past climate change vs. potential bird distributions and land use in the United States

Long-term trends in precipitation and temperature across the Caribbean

Climate variability, food production shocks, and violent conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa (open access)

Interannual variability in associations between seasonal climate, weather, and extremes: wintertime temperature over the Southwestern United States (open access)

How is adaptation, resilience, and vulnerability research engaging with gender? (open access)

Population limitation in a non-cyclic arctic fox population in a changing climate

Rapid and highly variable warming of lake surface waters around the globe (open access)

A reduction in marine primary productivity driven by rapid warming over the tropical Indian Ocean

Emergence of human influence on summer record-breaking temperatures over Europe

Mass gains of the Antarctic ice sheet exceed losses

Environmental responses of the Northeast Antarctic Peninsula to the Holocene climate variability

Future circulation changes off West Antarctica: Sensitivity of the Amundsen Sea Low to projected anthropogenic forcing

Measurements and modelling of snow particle size and shortwave infrared albedo over a melting Antarctic ice sheet (open access)

Summertime evolution of snow specific surface area close to the surface on the Antarctic Plateau (open access)

Regional variability of a projected sea ice-free Arctic during the summer months (open access)

Episodic warming of near-bottom waters under the Arctic sea ice on the central Laptev Sea shelf

Consequences of future increased arctic runoff on Arctic Ocean stratification, circulation, and sea ice cover

Spectral albedo and transmittance of thin young Arctic sea ice

Indirect aerosol effect increases CMIP5 models projected Arctic warming

Anthropogenic and natural contributions to the Southeast Pacific precipitation decline and recent mega-drought in central Chile

Projected changes in east Australian midlatitude cyclones during the 21st century

Mid-Holocene permafrost: Results from CMIP5 simulations

In-situ based reanalysis of the global ocean temperature and salinity with ISAS: variability of the heat content and steric height

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

Effects of global change during the 21st century on the nitrogen cycle (open access)

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

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

Is extensive terrestrial carbon dioxide removal a ‘green’ form of geoengineering? A global modelling study

Ancient Juniper trees growing on cliffs: towards a long Mediterranean tree-ring chronology

A new paleoclimate classification for deep time

The intensification of thermal extremes in west Africa

Facing climatic hazards: Paleolithic foragers and Neolithic farmers

Climate change impacts in Central Asia and their implications for development

Climate-induced human displacement: a case study of Cyclone Aila in the south-west coastal region of Bangladesh

Seventeen-year trends in spring and autumn phenophases of Betula pubescens in a boreal environment

Community-wide changes in inter-taxonomic temporal co-occurrence resulting from phenological shifts

Cli-fi on the screen(s): patterns in the representations of climate change in fictional films

Attribution of extreme weather and climate-related events (open access)

Climate change in Algeria and its impact on durum wheat

Estimating greenhouse gas emissions from future Amazonian hydroelectric reservoirs (open access)

Land cover and land use changes in the oil and gas regions of Northwestern Siberia under changing climatic conditions (open access)

Nuclear power in the 21st century: Challenges and possibilities (open access)

Input–output life cycle environmental assessment of greenhouse gas emissions from utility scale wind energy in the United States

Projected habitat loss for Atlantic herring in the Baltic Sea

Characterizing the GHG emission impacts of carsharing: a case of Vancouver (open access)

Record-breaking temperatures in China during the warming and recent hiatus periods

Analysis of CO2 mole fraction data: first evidence of large-scale changes in CO2 uptake at high northern latitudes (open access)

Physical processes contributing to an ice free Beaufort Sea during September 2012

Enhanced warming of the northwest Atlantic Ocean under climate change

Modern to millennium-old greenhouse gases emitted from ponds and lakes of the Eastern Canadian Arctic (Bylot Island, Nunavut) (open access)

The political collapse of Chichén Itzá in climatic and cultural context

Spatial analysis of trends in primary production and relationship with large-scale climate variability in the Ross Sea, Antarctica (1997-2013)

Recent Hadley cell expansion: the role of internal atmospheric variability in reconciling modeled and observed trends

Analytic radiative-advective equilibrium as a model for high-latitude climate

Mortality risks during extreme temperature events (ETEs) using a distributed lag non-linear model

Vegetation dynamics and climate change on the Loess Plateau, China: 1982–2011

Flood risk and climate change in the Rotterdam area, The Netherlands: enhancing citizen’s climate risk perceptions and prevention responses despite skepticism (open access)

Antarctic icebergs distributions 1992-2014

Further Exploring and Quantifying Uncertainties for Extended Reconstructed Sea Surface Temperature (ERSST) Version 4 (v4)

Bias in the variance of gridded data sets leads to misleading conclusions about changes in climate variability

Timing of the first drainage of the Baltic Ice Lake synchronous with the onset of Greenland Stadial 1

Global spread of hypoxia in freshwater ecosystems during the last three centuries is caused by rising local human pressure

Assessing the influence of historic net and gross land changes on the carbon fluxes of Europe

Temporal dynamics influenced by global change: bee community phenology in urban, agricultural, and natural landscapes

Climate and land use changes will degrade the configuration of the landscape for titi monkeys in eastern Brazil

Predicted slow-down in the rate of Atlantic sea ice loss

A scientific critique of the two-degree climate change target

Albedo feedback enhanced by smoother Arctic sea ice

A growing importance of large fires in conterminous United States during 1984 – 2012

Antarctic Ice Shelf Thickness from Cryosat-2 Radar Altimetry (open access)

Methane emissions from pan-Arctic lakes during the 21st century: An analysis with process-based models of lake evolution and biogeochemistry

On the vertical phytoplankton response to an ice free Arctic Ocean

Temperature and precipitation extremes in the United States: Quantifying the responses to anthropogenic aerosols and greenhouse gases

Robust strengthening and westward shift of the tropical Pacific Walker circulation during 1979~2012: a comparison of 7 sets of reanalysis data and 26 AMIP5 models

Climate mechanism for stronger typhoons in a warmer world

The effect of downwelling longwave and shortwave radiation on Arctic summer sea ice

Unforced surface air temperature variability and its contrasting relationship with the anomalous TOA energy flux at local and global spatial scales

Variability in severe coastal flooding in south-eastern Australia since the mid-19th century, associated storms and death tolls

Data-based estimates of the ocean carbon sink variability – first results of the Surface Ocean pCO2 Mapping intercomparison (SOCOM) (open access)

Using satellite data to improve the leaf phenology of a global terrestrial biosphere model (open access)

Global temperature response to the major volcanic eruptions in multiple reanalysis data sets (open access)

Early warnings and missed alarms for abrupt monsoon transitions (open access)

Trends and climatic sensitivities of vegetation phenology in semiarid and arid ecosystems in the US Great Basin during 1982–2011 (open access)

Decadal trends in global CO emissions as seen by MOPITT (open access)

Assessing the current and future urban heat island of Brussels

Vulnerability of mountain glaciers in China to climate change (open access)

Was atmospheric CO2 capped at 1000 ppm over the past 300 million years?

Influence of altered low cloud parameterizations for seasonal variation of Arctic cloud amount on climate feedbacks

Contrasting evolution patterns between glacier-fed and non-glacier-fed lakes in the Tanggula Mountains and climate cause analysis

Extreme hot summers in China in the CMIP5 climate models

Ecological and methodological drivers of species’ distribution and phenology responses to climate change

Caribbean mesophotic coral ecosystems are unlikely climate change refugia

Impact of cyclonic and anticyclonic activity on Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance variation during 1980–2013

Greenhouse gas (CO2, CH4, N2O) emissions from soils following afforestation in central China

More frequent moments in the climate change debate as emissions continue (open access)

Warm summer nights and the growth decline of shore pine in Southeast Alaska (open access)

Total land water storage change over 2003–2013 estimated from a global mass budget approach (open access)

Dynamic equity carbon permit allocation scheme to limit global warming to two degrees

Greenhouse gas emissions from current and enhanced policies of China until 2030: Can emissions peak before 2030?

Can carbon emissions from tropical deforestation drop by 50% in five years?

A Solar Irradiance Climate Data Record

How much does it rain over land?

Can public perceptions of Australian climate extremes be reconciled with the statistics of climate change? (open access)

Exceptional ocean surface conditions on the SE Greenland shelf during the Medieval Climate Anomaly

Quantification of precipitation and temperature uncertainties simulated by CMIP3 and CMIP5 models

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

Getting Greenland’s glaciers right – a new data set of all official Greenlandic glacier names (open access)

The 2 °C global warming effect on summer European tourism through different indices

Effects of the Mt. Pinatubo eruption on decadal climate prediction skill of Pacific sea surface temperatures

Land-use legacies rather than climate change are driving the recent upward shift of the mountain tree line in the Pyrenees

The importance of sea-ice area biases in 21st century multi-model projections of Antarctic temperature and precipitation

Exploring the Tropically Excited Arctic Warming Mechanism with Station Data: Links between Tropical Convection and Arctic Downward Infrared Radiation

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

Snow cover on Arctic Sea ice in observations and an Earth System Model

Covariance between Arctic sea ice and clouds within atmospheric state regimes at the satellite footprint level

Impacts of climate and reclamation on temporal variations in CH4 emissions from different wetlands in China: from 1950 to 2010 (open access)

Simulating climate change impacts and potential adaptations on rice yields in the Sichuan Basin, China

High-resolution inventory of technologies, activities, and emissions of coal-fired power plants in China from 1990 to 2010 (open access)

Geographical spread of global emissions: Within-country inequalities are large and increasing

Evaluating economic costs and benefits of climate resilient livelihood strategies

A 382-year reconstruction of August mean minimum temperature from tree-ring maximum latewood density on the southeastern Tibetan Plateau, China

Dendroclimatic reconstruction of late summer temperatures from upper treeline sites in Greater Caucasus, Russia

Megacities, air quality and climate

Special issue: Ancient polar ecosystems and paleoclimate in deep time: Evidence from the past, implications for the future

The contribution of Paris to limit global warming to 2 °C (open access)

How increasing CO2 leads to an increased negative greenhouse effect in Antarctica

Early Warning Signals for Abrupt Change Raise False Alarms During Sea Ice Loss

Variability and evolution of global land surface phenology over the past three decades (1982-2012)

Top ten European heatwaves since 1950 and their occurrence in the coming decades (open access)

Anthropogenic aerosol deposition reduces the sensitivity of oceanic productivity to warming

Obliquity-driven expansion of North Atlantic sea ice during the last glacial

On the enigmatic similarity in Greenland δ18O between the Oldest and Younger Dryas

Revealing glacier flow and surge dynamics from animated satellite image sequences: examples from the Karakoram (open access)

Transitivity of the climate–vegetation system in a warm climate (open access)

Does GOSAT capture the true seasonal cycle of carbon dioxide? (open access)

Hurricane Names: A Bunch of Hot Air? (open access)

Bite without Bark: How The socioeconomic context of the 1950s U.S. drought minimized responses to a multiyear extreme climate event (open access)

Glaciomorphological Map of the Russian Federation

Drought stress impacts of climate change on rainfed rice in South Asia

Temperature, extreme precipitation, and diurnal rainfall changes in the urbanized Jakarta city during the past 130 years

Climate-induced mortality of spruce stands in Belarus (open access)

Land use patterns and related carbon losses following deforestation in South America (open access)

Potential emissions of CO2 and methane from proved reserves of fossil fuels: An alternative analysis

Sensitivity of carbon budgets to permafrost carbon feedbacks and non-CO2 forcings (open access)

Changes in the 1963–2013 shallow ground thermal regime in Russian permafrost regions (open access)

Energy use, blue water footprint, and greenhouse gas emissions for current food consumption patterns and dietary recommendations in the US

Switching from fossil fuel to renewables in residential heating systems: An empirical study of homeowners’ decisions in Germany

Freshwater biota and rising pCO2?

Global impacts of the 1980s regime shift (open access)

Climate change as a migration driver from rural and urban Mexico (open access)

Potential impacts of climate change on vegetation dynamics in Central Asia

A New method for identifying possible causal relationships between CO2, total solar irradiance and global temperature change

Fast and slow climate responses to CO2 and solar forcing: A linear multivariate regression model characterizing transient climate change

Predicting the maximum amplitude of solar cycle 25 and its timing

Evidence of a decadal solar signal in the Amazon River: 1903 to 2013

Decadal variability of upper ocean heat content in the Pacific: Responding to the 11-year solar cycle

Long-term variations in global sea level extremes

Ocean versus atmosphere control on western European wintertime temperature variability

Spectral characteristics of instrumental and climate model surface temperatures

Preaching to different choirs: How to motivate dismissive, uncommitted, and alarmed audiences to adapt to climate change?

Integrated radar and lidar analysis reveals extensive loss of remaining intact forest on Sumatra 2007–2010 (open access)

Global weather and local butterflies: variable responses to a large-scale climate pattern along an elevational gradient

Temperature changes derived from phenological and natural evidence in South Central China from 1850 to 2008 (open access)

Indications for a North Atlantic ocean circulation regime shift at the onset of the Little Ice Age

Air pollution and climate response to aerosol direct radiative effects: a modeling study of decadal trends across the northern hemisphere

Assessing the role of precursor cyclones on the formation of extreme Greenland blocking episodes and their impact on summer melting across the Greenland ice sheet

OMI total column ozone: extending the long-term data record (open access)

The changing ozone depletion potential of N2O in a future climate

First surface velocity maps for glaciers of Monte Tronador, North Patagonian Andes, derived from sequential Pléiades satellite images

Regional dependence in the timing of onset of rapid decline in Arctic sea ice concentration

Can we map the interannual variability of the whole upper Southern Ocean with the current database of hydrographic observations?

An impulse response function for the ‘long tail’ of excess atmospheric CO2 in an Earth system model

The relationship between inter-annual and long-term cloud feedbacks

Clouds and the atmospheric circulation response to warming

The impact of the North Atlantic Oscillation on climate through its influence on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation

Changes in climate extremes and catastrophic events in the Mongolian Plateau from 1951 to 2012

An Initial Study on Climate Change Fingerprinting Using The Reflected Solar Spectra

Antarctic sea ice response to weather and climate modes of variability

Estimation of continuous anthropogenic CO2: model-based evaluation of CO2, CO, δ13C(CO2) and Δ14C(CO2) tracer methods (open access)

Radiative forcing and climate response to projected 21st century aerosol decreases (open access)

Climate response to Amazon forest replacement by heterogeneous crop cover (open access)

The effects of global change upon United States air quality (open access)

Timing of rice maturity in China is affected more by transplanting date than by climate change

Impacts, risks, and governance of climate engineering (open access)

Review: Potential catastrophic reduction of sea ice in the western Arctic Ocean: Its impact on biogeochemical cycles and marine ecosystems

The Transient Response to Cumulative CO2 Emissions: a Review (open access)

Farmer’s intended and actual adoption of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies (open access)

Improving the estimation of the true mean monthly and true mean annual air temperatures in Greece (open access)

Heat content of the Arabian Sea Mini Warm Pool is increasing (open access)

Projections for the duration and degree days of the thermal growing season in Europe derived from CMIP5 model output

Global energy budgets and “Trenberth diagrams” for the climates of terrestrial and gas giant planets

Recent changes in Arctic temperature extremes: warm and cold spells during winter and summer (open access)

Why Finance Ministers Favor Carbon Taxes, Even If They Do Not Take Climate Change into Account

A probabilistic analysis of cumulative carbon emissions and long-term planetary warming (open access)

Nitrogen deposition and its effect on carbon storage in Chinese forests during 1981–2010

Environmental impacts of German food consumption and food losses

Between redeemer and work of the devil: The transnational Brazilian biofuel discourse

Temperature driven changes in the diet preference of omnivorous copepods: no more meat when it’s hot?

Distinct energy budgets for anthropogenic and natural changes during global warming hiatus

Conceptual model analysis of the influence of temperature feedbacks on polar amplification

On Anomalous Ocean Heat Transport toward the Arctic and Associated Climate Predictability

Differences Between Conservatives and Liberals in Information Seeking Behavior and Perceived Risks Associated with Climate-driven Changes to Local Forest Conditions

Does the NMME Capture a Recent Decadal Shift Toward Increasing Drought Occurrence in the Southwestern US?

The transient and equilibrium climate response to rapid summertime sea ice loss in CCSM4

The global land shortwave cryosphere radiative effect during the MODIS era (open access)

Reducing uncertainties in projections of Antarctic ice mass loss (open access)

Putting the clouds back in aerosol–cloud interactions (open access)

Coastal lagoons and rising sea level: A review

Land surface phenology of China’s temperate ecosystems over 1999–2013: Spatial–temporal patterns, interaction effects, covariation with climate and implications for productivity

Is there a transition of solar radiation from dimming to brightening over India?

Re-estimation of glacier mass loss in Greenland from GRACE with correction of land-ocean leakage effects

Approaches to Observe Anthropogenic Aerosol-Cloud Interactions (open access)

What shapes perceptions of climate change? New research since 2010

Tropical cyclones and climate change

Climate change and larval-transport in the ocean: Fractional effects from physical and physiological factors

On assessment of the relationship between changes of sea ice extent and climate in the Arctic

Multi-decadal shoreline changes in response to sea level rise in the Marshall Islands

Metropolitan foodsheds: a resilient response to the climate change challenge?

Mediterranean climate future: an insightful look into the Basin’s precipitation response to greenhouse gas forcing (open access)

Biogenic acidification reduces sea urchin gonad growth and increases susceptibility of aquaculture to ocean acidification

Comparing future patterns of energy system change in 2 °C scenarios with historically observed rates of change

Has the grand idea of geoengineering as Plan B run out of steam?

Holocene North Atlantic Overturning in an atmosphere–ocean-sea-ice model compared to proxy-based reconstructions

Large methane emissions from a subarctic lake during spring thaw: mechanisms and landscape significance

Placing the 2012–2015 California-Nevada drought into a paleoclimatic context: Insights from Walker Lake, California-Nevada, USA

Millennial-scale oscillations between sea ice and convective deep water formation

Increased nuisance flooding along the coasts of the United States due to sea-level rise: Past and future

Distributed subglacial discharge drives significant submarine melt at a Greenland tidewater glacier

Future change in ocean productivity: Is the Arctic the new Atlantic?

The impact of regional Arctic sea ice loss on atmospheric circulation and the NAO

Atmospheric and oceanic contributions to irreducible forecast uncertainty of Arctic surface climate

Mechanisms of the negative shortwave cloud feedback in mid to high latitudes

Comparison of radiative energy flows in observational datasets and climate modeling

Stratospheric geoengineering impacts on El Niño/Southern Oscillation (open access)

How might the North American ice sheet influence the northwestern Eurasian climate? (open access)

The U.S. Drought of 2012 (open access)

Global monsoon change during the Last Glacial Maximum: a multi-model study (open access)

Decadal trends of the annual amplitude of global precipitation (open access)

Air temperature changes in Svalbard and the surrounding seas from 1865 to 1920

Negative impacts of high temperatures on growth of black spruce forests intensify with the anticipated climate warming

Carbon sequestration in soil

US major crops’ uncertain climate change risks and greenhouse gas mitigation benefits (open access)

Impact of the Volkswagen emissions control defeat device on US public health (open access)

Sensitivity of global wildfire occurrences to various factors in the context of global change

Uncertainties in decarbonising heat in the UK

Fisheries management responses to climate change in the Baltic Sea (open access)

Warming affects hatching time and early season survival of eastern tent caterpillars

Interannual variations of light-absorbing particles in snow on Arctic sea ice

Trends in mesospheric ice layers in the Northern Hemisphere during 1961-2013

An evaluation of atmospheric rivers over the North Pacific in CMIP5 and their response to warming under RCP 8.5

The detectability of climate engineering

The 2011 Great Flood in Thailand: Climate Diagnostics and Implications from Climate Change

How Has Human-induced Climate Change Affected California Drought Risk?

Historical changes in frequency of extreme floods in Prague (open access)

The importance of Asia as a source of black carbon to the European Arctic during springtime 2013 (open access)

Glacier changes in the Ravi basin, north-western Himalaya (India) during the last four decades (1971–2010/13)

Insights on past and future sea-ice evolution from combining observations and models

Analysis of recent changes in maximum and minimum temperatures in Pakistan

Emergent Constraints for Cloud Feedbacks

Recent accelerating mass loss of southeast Tibetan glaciers and the relationship with changes in macroscale atmospheric circulations

Effect of methane leakage on the greenhouse gas footprint of electricity generation

The unseen uncertainties in climate change: reviewing comprehension of an IPCC scenario graph

Do rapidly developing countries take up new responsibilities for climate change mitigation?

Global warming-related tree growth decline and mortality on the north-eastern Tibetan plateau

Continent-scale global change attribution in European birds – combining annual and decadal time scales

Geographical imbalances and divides in the scientific production of climate change knowledge

Zero emission targets as long-term global goals for climate protection (open access)

3D simulation of boreal forests: structure and dynamics in complex terrain and in a changing climate (open access)

Climatization: A Critical Perspective of Framing Disasters as Climate Change Events (open access)

California forests show early indications of both range shifts and local persistence under climate change

Climate change: Unattributed hurricane damage

Southward shift of the northern tropical belt from 1945 to 1980

Origins of Anthropocene awareness

Thousand-year history of northeastern Europe exploration in the context of climatic change: Medieval to early modern times

Neither dust nor black carbon causing apparent albedo decline in Greenland’s dry snow zone; implications for MODIS C5 surface reflectance

Regional sea level change in response to ice mass loss in Greenland, the West Antarctic and Alaska

Increase in HFC-134a emissions in response to the success of the Montreal Protocol

Empirical error functions for monthly-mean Arctic sea-ice drift

A more productive, but different, ocean after mitigation

First records of winter sea-ice concentration in the southwest Pacific sector of the Southern Ocean

Links between Eastern Equatorial Pacific Stratification and Atmospheric CO2 Rise during the last Deglaciation

Sensitivity of the southern ocean to enhanced regional antarctic ice sheet meltwater input (open access)

Gas-hydrate dissociation prolongs acidification of the Anthropocene oceans

The role of the selection problem and non-Gaussianity in attribution of single events to climate change

Quantifying the limits of a linear temperature response to cumulative CO2 emissions

Blowing snow as a natural glaciogenic cloud seeding mechanism

Volcanic synchronization of Dome Fuji and Dome C Antarctic deep ice cores over the past 216 kyr (open access)

Images of climate change – a pilot study of young people’s perceptions of ICT-based climate visualization

Coastal sea level changes, observed and projected during the 20th and 21st century

Local perceptions in climate change debates: insights from case studies in the Alps and the Andes

Multi-decadal variability in the Greenland ice core records obtained using intrinsic timescale decomposition

Global patterns of solar influence on high cloud cover

Variations in annual winter mean temperature in South China since 1736

Protected areas’ role in climate-change mitigation

Measuring a fair and ambitious climate agreement using cumulative emissions (open access)

Do responses to different anthropogenic forcings add linearly in climate models? (open access)

Ground ice melt in the high Arctic leads to greater ecological heterogeneity

Multiple causes of the Younger Dryas cold period

Divergent trajectories of Antarctic surface melt under two twenty-first-century climate scenarios

Climate and human influences on historical fire regimes (AD 1400–1900) in the eastern Great Basin (USA)

Origins of Climate Model Discrepancies in Atmospheric Shortwave Absorption and Global Precipitation Changes

Temperature acclimation of photosynthesis and respiration: a key uncertainty in the carbon cycle-climate feedback

Consistent decrease in North Atlantic Tropical Cyclone frequency following major volcanic eruptions in the last 3 centuries

Salt precipitation in sea ice and its effect on albedo, with application to Snowball Earth

Factors controlling cloud albedo in marine subtropical stratocumulus regions in climate models and satellite observations

Explaining the spread in global mean thermosteric sea level rise in CMIP5 climate models

The Climate Change Web Portal: a system to access and display climate and earth system model output from the CMIP5 archive

The role of snow cover affecting boreal-arctic soil freeze–thaw and carbon dynamics (open access)

Obliquity forcing of low-latitude climate (open access)

Climate change and anthropogenic impacts on marine ecosystems and countermeasures in China (open access)

Natural and human-induced changes in summer climate over the East Asian monsoon region in the last half century: A review (open access)

A dataset of future daily weather data for crop modelling over Europe derived from climate change scenarios (open access)

Recent Progress in Understanding and Projecting Regional and Global Mean Sea Level Change

Global and regional climate impacts of future aerosol mitigation in an RCP6.0-like scenario in EC-Earth

Global Warming and a Potential Tipping Point in the Atlantic Thermohaline Circulation: The Role of Risk Aversion

Spring plant phenology and false springs in the conterminous US during the 21st century (open access)

Response to CO2 enrichment of understory vegetation in the shade of forests

Drought tolerance and growth in populations of a wide-ranging tree species indicate climate change risks for the boreal north

Thermokarst rates intensify due to climate change and forest fragmentation in an Alaskan boreal forest lowland

Dynamic habitat suitability modelling reveals rapid poleward distribution shift in a mobile apex predator

Recent trend in temperature evolution in Spanish mainland (1951–2010): from warming to hiatus (open access)

The last Eurasian ice sheets – a chronological database and time-slice reconstruction, DATED-1 (open access)

Temperature-induced water stress in high-latitude forests in response to natural and anthropogenic warming

Theme issue ‘Responding and adapting to climate change: uncertainty as knowledge’ compiled and edited by Stephan Lewandowsky, Timothy Ballard and Richard D. Pancost

Uncertainty as knowledge (full text)

Betting strategies on fluctuations in the transient response of greenhouse warming

Climate sensitivity uncertainty: when is good news bad?

When, not if: the inescapability of an uncertain climate future

Feedbacks on climate in the Earth system: introduction (open access)

The impact of parametrized convection on cloud feedback

Insights into low-latitude cloud feedbacks from high-resolution models

What does global mean temperature tell us about local climate? (open access)

The inconstancy of the transient climate response parameter under increasing CO2 (open access)

A simplified, data-constrained approach to estimate the permafrost carbon–climate feedback (open access)

Weighting climate model projections using observational constraints (open access)

Carbon cycle feedbacks and future climate change

Can cirrus cloud seeding be used for geoengineering?

Anticipating the Anthropocene (open access)

Foehn winds link climate-driven warming to ice shelf evolution in Antarctica

Relationship Between Sunshine Duration and Temperature Trends Across Europe Since the Second Half of the 20th Century

Long term cloud change imprinted in seasonal cloud variation: more evidence of high climate sensitivity

Blocking variability: Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Oscillation

Decadal variability in seawater pH in the West Pacific: Evidence from coral δ11B records

Effect of sea-ice melt on inherent optical properties and vertical distribution of solar radiant heating in Arctic surface waters

Global deep ocean oxygenation by enhanced ventilation in the Southern Ocean under long-term global warming

Connecting climate model projections of global temperature change with the real world

A minimum standard for publishing computational results in the weather and climate sciences

Sea level budget over 2005–2013: missing contributions and data errors (open access)

Parallelisms between sea surface temperature changes in the western tropical Atlantic (Guiana Basin) and high latitude climate signals over the last 140 000 years (open access)

Surface temperature dataset for North America obtained by application of optimal interpolation algorithm merging tree-ring chronologies and climate model output

Assessing the vulnerability of rare plants using climate change velocity, habitat connectivity, and dispersal ability: a case study in Alberta, Canada

Shallowness of tropical low clouds as a predictor of climate models’ response to warming

The thermal seasons variability in Poland, 1951–2010 (open access)

Daily gridded meteorological variables in Brazil (1980–2013)

Does climate directly influence NPP globally?

Direct radiative feedback due to biogenic secondary organic aerosol estimated from boreal forest site observations (open access)

Focus on high energy particles and atmospheric processes (open access)

Biogas: Clean Energy Access with Low-Cost Mitigation of Climate Change

Russian anthropogenic black carbon: Emission reconstruction and Arctic black carbon simulation

Seasonality of tropical Pacific decadal trends associated with the 21st century global warming hiatus

North Atlantic meridional overturning circulation variations from GRACE ocean bottom pressure anomalies

Carbon isotope ratios suggest no additional methane from boreal wetlands during the rapid Greenland Interstadial 21.2

Using single-forcing GCM simulations to reconstruct and interpret Quaternary climate change

Identifying climatic drivers of tropical forest dynamics (open access)

A statistical analysis of three ensembles of crop model responses to temperature and CO2 concentration

Transition into a Hothouse World at the Permian–Triassic boundary—A model study

Climate change with elevation and its potential impact on water resources in the tianshan mountains, central Asia

Projected robust shift of climate zones over West Africa in response to anthropogenic climate change for the late 21st century

The North Atlantic Oscillation system and plant phenology

Recent climatological trend of the Saharan heat low and its impact on the West African climate (open access)

Impacts of urbanization on future climate in China

Velocity of temperature and flowering time in wheat – Assisting breeders to keep pace with climate change

Rapid warming in the Tibetan Plateau from observations and CMIP5 models in recent decades

Observed trend of diurnal temperature range in the Tibetan Plateau in recent decades

High spatial and temporal organization of changes in precipitation over Germany for 1951–2006

Loss of thermal refugia near equatorial range limits

A Third Wave in the Economics of Climate Change

Southern Ocean buoyancy forcing of ocean ventilation and glacial atmospheric CO2

Projected changes to Tasman Sea eddies in a future climate

Organic carbon remobilized from thawing permafrost is re-sequestered by reactive iron on the Eurasian Arctic Shelf

Sensitivity of Soil Water Availability to Changing Snowmelt Timing in the Western U.S.

Contribution of increased Agulhas leakage to tropical Atlantic warming

Simulation of black carbon in snow and its climate impact in the Canadian Global Climate Model (open access)

CryoSat-2 delivers monthly and inter-annual surface elevation change for Arctic ice caps (open access)

To what extent could functional diversity be a useful tool in inferring ecosystem responses to past climate changes?

The impact of Indonesian peatland degradation on downstream marine ecosystems and the global carbon cycle

The complementarity and comparability of climate change adaptation and mitigation

Forest Biogeochemistry in Response to Drought

Reframing adaptation: The political nature of climate change adaptation

China’s air pollution reduction efforts may result in an increase in surface ozone levels in highly polluted areas

Ensemble flood risk assessment in Europe under high end climate scenarios

Power to change: Analysis of household participation in a renewable energy and energy efficiency programme in Central Australia

The climate change consensus extends beyond climate scientists (open access)

Ice-core records of biomass burning

Recent decadal trends in global phytoplankton composition

Measuring glacier surface temperatures with ground-based thermal infrared imaging

Direct aerosol effects during periods of solar dimming and brightening hidden in the regression residuals: evidence from Potsdam measurements

Satellite observations of changes in snow-covered land surface albedo during spring in the Northern Hemisphere (open access)

Astronomical calibration of the geological timescale: closing the middle Eocene gap (open access)

Ice sheet mass loss caused by dust and black carbon accumulation (open access)

Avoided climate impacts of urban and rural heat and cold waves over the U.S. using large climate model ensembles for RCP8.5 and RCP4.5

Recent climatic changes in Romania from observational data (1961–2013)

Cyclones and their possible changes in the Arctic by the end of the twenty first century from regional climate model simulations

Communicating climate change: conduits, content, and consensus

Is supplementary feeding in gardens a driver of evolutionary change in a migratory bird species? (open access)

Agriculture and the threat to biodiversity in sub-saharan africa (open access)

The uncertainty of climate sensitivity and its implication for the Paris negotiation

Summertime atmosphere–ocean preconditionings for the Bering Sea ice retreat and the following severe winters in North America (open access)

Modern glacier velocities across the Icefield Ranges, St Elias Mountains, and variability at selected glaciers from 1959 to 2012

Historically unprecedented global glacier decline in the early 21st century

Ice thickness measurements and volume estimates for glaciers in Norway

Direct measurements of World Ocean tidal currents with surface drifters

Observational evidence of strengthening of the Brewer-Dobson circulation since 1980

Abrupt shifts in phenology and vegetation productivity under climate extremes

The Influence of Sea Ice Dynamics on the Climate Sensitivity and Memory to Increased Antarctic Sea Ice

ENSO-like Variability: 1900-2013

Coordinated Global and Regional Climate Modelling

Coupled Northern Hemisphere permafrost–ice-sheet evolution over the last glacial cycle (open access)

Building a sustained climate assessment process

Relationships between maximum temperature and heat-related illness across North Carolina, USA

The effect of temperature on arson incidence in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The influence of historical climate changes on Southern Ocean marine predator populations: a comparative analysis

Warmer, deeper and greener mixed layers in the north Atlantic subpolar gyre over the last 50 years

Ships’ logbooks from the Arctic in the pre-instrumental period (open access)

Summertime atmosphere–ocean preconditionings for the Bering Sea ice retreat and the following severe winters in North America (open access)

Impact of aerosol emission controls on future Arctic sea ice cover

The “Pause” in Global Warming: Turning a Routine Fluctuation into a Problem for Science (open access)

Re-examining the relationship between climate sensitivity and the Southern Hemisphere radiation budget in CMIP models

Trends and Spatial Variability in Dry Spells Across the South-Central United States

A millennial summer temperature reconstruction for northeastern Canada using oxygen isotopes in subfossil trees (open access)

Changes in extreme temperature and precipitation events in the Loess Plateau (China) during 1960–2013 under global warming

Evidence of Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation in the magnetic properties of Alpine lakes during the last 2500 years

Debunking the climate hiatus (open access)

Private diaries as information sources in climate research

Rapid warming and drought negatively impact population size and reproductive dynamics of an avian predator in the arid southwest

Response of the endangered tropical dry forests to climate change and the role of Mexican Protected Areas for their conservation

Limits to the quantification of local climate change (open access)

Environmental implications of perfluorotributylamine—a potent greenhouse gas

Disjunct populations of European vascular plant species keep the same climatic niches

Eurasian winter cooling in the warming hiatus of 1998–2012

Noble gases trace Greenland’s surface and submarine melt in the ocean

Observations of the Summer Breakup of an Arctic Sea Ice Cover

Sea ice convergence along the Arctic coasts of Greenland and the Canadian Arctic Archipelago: Variability and extremes (1992–2014)

Climatic consequences of a Pine Island Glacier collapse

Fatalities in the United States Indirectly Associated with Atlantic Tropical Cyclones

Atmospheric impact of Arctic sea ice loss in a coupled ocean-atmosphere simulation

Drought Adaptation and Climate Change Beliefs Amongst Working Ranchers in Montana

Linear trends and closures of 10-year observations of AIRS stratospheric channels

Impact of Holocene climate variability on Arctic vegetation

Why does precipitation in northwest China show a significant increasing trend from 1960 to 2010?

Adapting to climate change in shifting landscapes of belief

Climatology and trend of wind power resources in China and its surrounding regions: a revisit using Climate Forecast System Reanalysis data

The timing of anthropogenic emergence in simulated climate extremes (open access)

The effectiveness of net negative carbon dioxide emissions in reversing anthropogenic climate change (open access)

How you talk about climate change matters: A communication network perspective on epistemic skepticism and belief strength

Biomass sustainability criteria: Greenhouse gas accounting issues for biogas and biomethane facilities

Processes controlling surface, bottom and lateral melt of Arctic sea ice in a state of the art sea ice model

How well must climate models agree with observations? (open access)

Environment and Climate of Early Human Evolution

Global Monsoon Dynamics and Climate Change

Oceanic Forcing of Ice-Sheet Retreat: West Antarctica and More

Disentangling the contribution of multiple land covers to fires-mediated carbon emissions in Amazonia during the 2010 drought

Anomalous carbon uptake in Australia as seen by GOSAT

A Theory for Bjerknes Compensation: The Role of Climate Feedback

XBT Science: assessment of instrumental biases and errors

Black carbon concentrations and mixing state in the Finnish Arctic (open access)

Evolution of Ossoue Glacier (French Pyrenees) since the end of the Little Ice Age (open access)

Past changes in the vertical distribution of ozone – Part 3: Analysis and interpretation of trends (open access)

Controls on terrestrial carbon feedbacks by productivity versus turnover in the CMIP5 Earth System Models (open access)

Modeling climate change impact on potato crop phenology, and risk of frost damage and heat stress in northern Europe

How well do integrated assessment models represent non-CO2 radiative forcing? (open access)

Global and regional surface cooling in a warming climate: a multi-model analysis (open access)

A model based investigation of the relative importance of CO2-fertilization, climate warming, nitrogen deposition and land use change on the global terrestrial carbon uptake in the historical period

Causes of drying trends in northern hemispheric land areas in reconstructed soil moisture data (open access)

Sustainable domestic lighting options for poor people—an empirical study

Climate constraints on the carbon intensity of economic growth (open access)

Permafrost thaw and resulting soil moisture changes regulate projected high-latitude CO2 and CH4 emissions (open access)

Disentangling climatic and anthropogenic controls on global terrestrial evapotranspiration trends (open access)

Decelerating Atlantic meridional overturning circulation main cause of future west European summer atmospheric circulation changes (open access)

Diversity enhances carbon storage in tropical forests

Effects of ocean acidification on Posidonia oceanica epiphytic community and shoot productivity

Dramatically increased rate of observed hot record-breaking in recent Australian temperatures

Ice thickness in the Northwest Passage

Positive tropical marine low-cloud cover feedback inferred from cloud-controlling factors

Evidence for Weakening of the Walker Circulation from Cloud Observations

Positive feedback in climate: stabilization or runaway, illustrated by a simple experiment

Need for Caution in Interpreting Extreme Weather Statistics

Quantifying the resolution level where the GRACE satellites can separate Greenland’s glacial mass balance from surface mass balance (open access)

Complementing thermosteric sea level rise estimates (open access)

Is there a solar signal in lower stratospheric water vapour? (open access)

Ocean heat content variability and change in an ensemble of ocean reanalyses (open access)

Irreducible uncertainty in near-term climate projections (open access)

Using historical climate observations to understand future climate change crop yield impacts in the Southeastern US

Scientific advocacy, environmental interest groups, and climate change: are climate skeptic portrayals of climate scientists as biased accurate?

Impacts of climate change on the hydrology of two Natura 2000 sites in Northern Greece

Exploring the economic case for climate action in cities

Permafrost hydrology in changing climatic conditions: seasonal variability of stable isotope composition in rivers in discontinuous permafrost (open access)

Climate change impacts on US agriculture and forestry: benefits of global climate stabilization (open access)

Contrasting human versus climatic impacts on erosion

More tropical cyclones in a cooler climate?

Last glacial maximum radiative forcing from mineral dust aerosols in an Earth System model

Investigating the recent apparent hiatus in surface temperature increases: Part 1. Construction of two 30-member Earth System Model ensembles

Influence of ice thickness and surface properties on light transmission through Arctic sea ice

Sea surface temperature warming patterns and future vegetation change

Modelling annual mass balances of eight Scandinavian glaciers using statistical models (open access)

The mechanisms of North Atlantic CO2 uptake in a large Earth System Model ensemble (open access)

Accelerated sea level rise and Florida Current transport (open access)

Distribution of near-surface permafrost in Alaska: Estimates of present and future conditions

NDVI-based vegetation responses to climate change in an arid area of China

Trophic mismatch and its effects on the growth of young in an Arctic herbivore

Global inequities between polluters and the polluted: climate change impacts on coral reefs

Scholarly motivations to conduct interdisciplinary climate change research

Glacial fluctuations since the ‘Medieval Warm Period’ at Rothera Point (western Antarctic Peninsula)

Response of Atlantic Overturning to Future Warming in a coupled Atmosphere-Ocean-Ice Sheet Model

Submarine permafrost depth from ambient seismic noise

Solar influences on spatial patterns of Eurasian winter temperature and atmospheric general circulation anomalies

Detection of recent regional sea surface temperature warming in the Caribbean and surrounding region

State of the Climate in 2014

Mechanisms of Stratospheric and Tropospheric Circulation Response to Projected Arctic Sea Ice Loss

A New Estimation of Urbanization’s Contribution to the Warming Trend in China

How has subtropical stratocumulus and associated meteorology changed since the 1980s?

Area, elevation and mass changes of the two southernmost ice caps of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago between 1952 and 2014 (open access)

Probing the past 30-year phenology trend of US deciduous forests (open access)

Recent changes in north-west Greenland climate documented by NEEM shallow ice core data and simulations, and implications for past-temperature reconstructions (open access)

A collection of sub-daily pressure and temperature observations for the early instrumental period with a focus on the “year without a summer” 1816 (open access)

Uncertainties in global aerosols and climate effects due to biofuel emissions (open access)

Climatology and changes in cloud cover in the area of the Black, Caspian, and Aral seas (1991–2010): a comparison of surface observations with satellite and reanalysis products

Why is the Bay of Bengal experiencing a reduced rate of sea surface warming?

Montane forest ecotones moved downslope in northeastern US in spite of warming between 1984 and 2011

The interacting effects of food, spring temperature, and global climate cycles on population dynamics of a migratory songbird

Projections of rapidly rising surface temperatures over Africa under low mitigation (open access)

Change points of global temperature (open access)

New satellite climate data records indicate strong coupling between recent frozen season changes and snow cover over high northern latitudes (open access)

Projected changes in regional climate extremes arising from Arctic sea ice loss (open access)

Inventory and recent changes of small glaciers on the northeast margin of the Southern Patagonia Icefield, Argentina

New long-term mass-balance series for the Swiss Alps

Expansion of the Southern Hemisphere Hadley Cell in response to greenhouse gas forcing

Climate Variability and Change since 850 C.E.: An Ensemble Approach with the Community Earth System Model (CESM)

A Global Repository for Planet-Sized Experiments and Observations

Mass loss and imbalance of glaciers along the Andes Cordillera to the sub-Antarctic islands

Improved surface temperature estimates with MASTER/AVIRIS sensor fusion

Permafrost or seasonal frost? A review of paleoclimate proxies of the last glacial cycle in the East Central European lowlands

A processing system to monitor Greenland outlet glacier velocity variations at decadal and seasonal time scales utilizing the Landsat imagery

Estimating the onset of spring from a complex phenology database: trade-offs across geographic scales

Future property damage from flooding: sensitivities to economy and climate change

Changes of temperature and precipitation extremes in China: past and future

The spiritual significance of glaciers in an age of climate change

Carbon emissions reduction in China’s food industry

A global synthesis of the effects of biological invasions on greenhouse gas emissions

On solar geoengineering and climate uncertainty

Increasing carbon dioxide concentration in the upper atmosphere observed by SABER

Low-cloud characteristics over the tropical western Pacific from ARM observations and CAM5 simulations

The response of precipitation minus evapotranspiration to climate warming: Why the “wet-get-wetter, dry-get-drier” scaling does not hold over land

Air-Mass Origin in the Arctic. Part II: Response to Increases in Greenhouse Gases

How Well Do the CMIP5 Models Simulate the Antarctic Atmospheric Energy Budget?

Melt pond fraction and spectral sea ice albedo retrieval from MERIS data – Part 2: Case studies and trends of sea ice albedo and melt ponds in the Arctic for years 2002–2011 (open access)

The match and mismatch between photosynthesis and land surface phenology of deciduous forests

How will climate change affect explosive cyclones in the extratropics of the Northern Hemisphere?

Recent trend analysis of mean air temperature in Greece based on homogenized data

Impact of urbanization on US surface climate (open access)

The impact of weather changes on air quality and health in the United States in 1994–2012 (open access)

Robust global ocean cooling trend for the pre-industrial Common Era

Substantial glacier mass loss in the Tien Shan over the past 50 years

First observations, trends and emissions of HCFC-31 (CH2ClF) in the global atmosphere

A Comparison of Temperature and Precipitation Responses to Different Earth Radiation Management Geoengineering Schemes

Anomalous behavior of Indian summer monsoon in the warming environment

Responses of wheat and rice to factorial combinations of ambient and elevated CO2 and temperature in FACE experiments

Net ecosystem exchange of CO2 with rapidly changing high Arctic landscapes

Facing unprecedented drying of the Central Andes? Precipitation variability over the period AD 1000–2100 (open access)

How effective is albedo modification (solar radiation management geoengineering) in preventing sea-level rise from the Greenland Ice Sheet? (open access)

Is the ozone climate penalty robust in Europe? (open access)

Mixed-phase cloud physics and Southern Ocean cloud feedback in climate models

Grounding line retreat of Totten Glacier, East Antarctica, 1996 to 2013

On the Southern Ocean CO2 uptake and the role of the biological carbon pump in the 21st century

Trends of ice breakup date in south-central Ontario

Sensitivity of radiative forcing, ocean heat uptake and climate feedbacks to changes in anthropogenic greenhouse gases and aerosols

Contribution of anthropogenic warming to California drought during 2012–2014

Fluxes and fate of dissolved methane released at the seafloor at the landward limit of the gas hydrate stability zone offshore western Svalbard

Improving Arctic sea ice prediction using PIOMAS initial sea ice thickness in a coupled ocean-atmosphere model

A new method of comparing forcing agents in climate models

Deep ocean temperature measurement with an uncertainty of 0.7 mK

Endless cold: a seasonal reconstruction of temperature and precipitation in the Burgundian Low Countries during the 15th century based on documentary evidence (open access)

Retrieving the paleoclimatic signal from the deeper part of the EPICA Dome C ice core (open access)

Century-scale simulations of the response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to a warming climate (open access)

Glacier changes and related glacial lake expansion in the Bhutan Himalaya, 1990–2010

Can we trust climate models to realistically represent severe European windstorms? (open access)

Learning from mistakes in climate research (open access)

How do young people engage with climate change? The role of knowledge, values, message framing, and trusted communicators

Climate-induced warming imposes a threat to North European spring ecosystems

Facing unprecedented drying of the Central Andes? Precipitation variability over the period AD 1000–2100 (open access)

Net exchanges of methane and carbon dioxide on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau from 1979 to 2100 (open access)

Modified climate with long term memory in tree ring proxies (poen access)

The Arctic and Polar cells act on the Arctic sea ice variation (open access)

Orbitally forced ice sheet fluctuations during the Marinoan Snowball Earth glaciation

Recent contrasting winter temperature changes over North America linked to enhanced positive Pacific North American pattern

Atmospheric responses to the redistribution of anthropogenic aerosols

Subglacial water drainage, storage, and piracy beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet

Increased influence of nitrogen limitation on CO2 emissions from future land use and land-use change

Atmospheric and oceanic conditions and the extremely low Bothnian Bay sea ice extent in 2014/15

Reassessment and update of long-term trends in downward surface shortwave radiation over Europe (1939-2012)

Robust warming pattern of global subtropical oceans and its mechanism

Quantifying climate forcings and feedbacks over the last millennium in the CMIP5/PMIP3 models

Water Under a Changing and Uncertain Climate: Lessons from Climate Model Ensembles

The sea-level response to external forcings in historical simulations of CMIP5 climate models

Separating internal variability from the externally forced climate response

Environmental drivers of drought deciduous phenology in the Community Land Model (open access)

Modelled and observed changes in aerosols and surface solar radiation over Europe between 1960 and 2009 (open access)

Methane exchange in a poorly-drained black spruce forest over permafrost observed using the eddy covariance technique

Contrasting responses of gross primary productivity to precipitation events in a water-limited and a temperature-limited grassland ecosystem

Evidence linking satellite-derived sea-surface temperature signals to changes in the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation

Threshold of the volcanic forcing that leads the El Niño-like warming in the last millennium: results from the ERIK simulation

Rapid genetic divergence in response to 15 years of simulated climate change (open access)

Recent temperature variability and change in the Altiplano of Bolivia and Peru

Rate and velocity of climate change caused by cumulative carbon emissions (open access)

Biosphere–atmosphere exchange of methane in India as influenced by multiple environmental changes during 1901–2010

The potential for reducing China’s carbon dioxide emissions: Role of foreign-invested enterprises

Is anthropogenic sea level fingerprint already detectable in the Pacific Ocean? (open access)

Assessing carbon lock-in (open access)

Foregone carbon sequestration due to land occupation—the case of agro-bioenergy in Finland

Climate change-associated tree mortality increases without decreasing water availability

Two distinct influences of Arctic warming on cold winters over North America and East Asia

Soil carbon storage controlled by interactions between geochemistry and climate

Estimates of volcanic-induced cooling in the Northern Hemisphere over the past 1,500 years

Responses of carbon uptake and oceanic pCO2 to climate change in the North Atlantic: A model study with the Bergen Earth System Model

Tornadoes, Social Science, and the False Alarm Effect

Physical Mechanisms of Tropical Climate Feedbacks Investigated using Temperature and Moisture Trends

Improving Arctic sea ice edge forecasts by assimilating high horizontal resolution sea ice concentration data into the US Navy’s ice forecast systems (open access)

Assessing biodiversity vulnerability to climate change: testing different methodologies for Portuguese herpetofauna

The climate responsibilities of industrial carbon producers (open access)

Tall tales and fat tails: the science and economics of extreme warming (open access)

On judging the credibility of climate predictions (open access)

The language of denial: text analysis reveals differences in language use between climate change proponents and skeptics

Contrasting regional versus global radiative forcing by megacity pollution emissions

The political economy of passing climate change legislation: Evidence from a survey

Climate change beliefs and perceptions of agricultural risks: An application of the exchangeability method

Recent changes in Antarctic Sea Ice

Arctic sea ice trends, variability and implications for seasonal ice forecasting

Arctic sea ice reduction: the evidence, models and impacts

Variability of Arctic sea ice thickness and volume from CryoSat-2

Evidence linking rapid Arctic warming to mid-latitude weather patterns (open access)

Time scales and ratios of climate forcing due to thermal versus carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels (open access)

Feedback temperature dependence determines the risk of high warming

Simulated climatology and evolution of aridity in the 21st century

Seasonal changes in tropical SST and the surface energy budget under global warming projected by CMIP5 models

An inventory of glacial lakes in the Third Pole region and their changes in response to global warming

Exceptionally cold and mild winters in Europe (1951–2010) (open access)

Climatic warming above the Arctic Circle: are there trends in timing and length of the thermal growing season in Murmansk Region (Russia) between 1951 and 2012?

Casualties as a moral measure of climate change

Sensitivity of Caspian sea-ice to air temperature

Increase in flood and drought disasters during 1500–2000 in Southwest China

Spring–summer albedo variations of Antarctic sea ice from 1982 to 2009 (open access)

Why we should help people understand our scientific literature (open access)

How has soil carbon stock changed over recent decades?

International trends in public perceptions of climate change over the past quarter century (open access)

The relationship between temperature and assault in New Zealand

Observation-based modelling of permafrost carbon fluxes with accounting for deep carbon deposits and thermokarst activity (open access)

Evolution of ice-shelf channels in Antarctic ice shelves (open access)

Asymmetric Impact of Atlantic Multi-decadal Oscillation on El Niño and La Niña Characteristics

Subtropical and mid-latitude ozone trends in the stratosphere: implications for recovery

Surface melt dominates Alaska glacier mass balance

Stratospheric sulfate aerosol injections cannot preserve the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

Greenland Ice Sheet melt increases Baffin Bay heat content on the west Greenland shelf

Uncertainty of Arctic summer ice drift assessed by high-resolution SAR data

The seasonal cycle of the Arctic Ocean under climate change

Effects of Greenhouse Gas Mitigation on Drought Impacts in the U.S.

Drought and Pluvial Dipole Events within the Great Plains of the United States

Dramatic loss of glacier accumulation area on the Tibetan Plateau revealed by ice core tritium and mercury records (open access)

Changes in the firn structure of the western Greenland Ice Sheet caused by recent warming (open access)

Comparison of in-situ, aircraft, and satellite land surface temperature measurements over a NOAA Climate Reference Network site

Can we infer avalanche–climate relations using tree-ring data? Case studies in the French Alps

Effects of anthropogenic aerosols on temperature changes in China during the twentieth century based on CMIP5 models

Unambiguous warming in the western tropical Pacific primarily caused by anthropogenic forcing

Understanding the contribution of non-carbon dioxide gases in deep mitigation scenarios

Climate Change in the North American Arctic: A One Health Perspective

Stronger warming amplification over drier ecoregions observed since 1979 (open access)

U.S. oil dependence 2014: Is energy independence in sight?

Skillful prediction of Barents Sea ice cover

How well do simulated last glacial maximum tropical temperatures constrain equilibrium climate sensitivity?

The climatological distribution of extreme Arctic winds, and implications for ocean and sea ice processes

The evolution of habitable climates under the brightening Sun

The Anthropocene biosphere

The Impact of Arctic Winter Infrared Radiation on Early Summer Sea Ice

Weak precipitation, warm winters and springs impact glaciers of south slopes of Mt. Everest (central Himalaya) in the last 2 decades (1994–2013) (open access)

Super El Niños in response to global warming in a climate model

Is a White Christmas becoming rarer in southern parts of Sweden?

Sponge erosion under acidification and warming scenarios: differential impacts on living and dead coral

Similarities in butterfly emergence dates among populations suggest local adaptation to climate (open access)

Using regime analysis to identify the contribution of clouds to surface temperature errors in weather and climate models

Disciplinary reporting affects the interpretation of climate change impacts in global oceans (open access)

Scepticism in a changing climate: A cross-national study

Determining the likelihood of pauses and surges in global warming

Laurentide ice-sheet instability during the last deglaciation

Massive nitrous oxide emissions from the tropical South Pacific Ocean

Disappearance of the southeast U.S. “warming hole” with the late-1990s transition of the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation

Modern solar maximum forced late 20th century Greenland cooling

Transports and budgets of anthropogenic CO2 in the tropical North Atlantic in 1992–93 and 2010–11

Recent Spatio-temporal patterns in Temperature Extremes across Conterminous United States

Effects of CO2-driven ocean acidification on early life stages of marine medaka (Oryzias melastigma) (open access)

Nonlinear response of modelled stratospheric ozone to changes in greenhouse gases and ozone depleting substances in the recent past (open access)

A ground temperature map of the North Atlantic permafrost region based on remote sensing and reanalysis data (open access)

Assessment of urban effect on observed warming trends during 1955–2012 over China: a case of 45 cities

Coral population dynamics across consecutive mass mortality events

Decoding the precision of historical temperature observations

Will A Warmer and Wetter Future Cause Extinction of Native Hawaiian Forest Birds?

Seasonality of soil moisture mediates responses of ecosystem phenology to elevated CO2 and warming in a semi-arid grassland

The distribution of precipitation and the spread in tropical upper tropospheric temperature trends in CMIP5/AMIP simulations

Undercutting of marine-terminating glaciers in West Greenland

Estimating global and North American methane emissions with high spatial resolution using GOSAT satellite data (open access)

Terrestrial net primary productivity in India during 1901–2010: contributions from multiple environmental changes

Climate change impacts on freshwater fish, coral reefs, and related ecosystem services in the United States (open access)

The effects of climate sensitivity and carbon cycle interactions on mitigation policy stringency (open access)

Net aboveground biomass declines of four major forest types with forest ageing and climate change in western Canada’s boreal forests

An assessment of methods for computing radiative forcing in climate models (open access)

Aboveground carbon loss in natural and managed tropical forests from 2000 to 2012 (open access)

Sensitivity of regional climate to global temperature and forcing (open access)

Vulnerability to climate change and sea-level rise of the 35th biodiversity hotspot, the Forests of East Australia

Evidence for long-term shift in plant community composition under decadal experimental warming

The influence of coral reefs and climate change on wave-driven flooding of tropical coastlines

The Observed State of the Energy Budget in the Early 21st Century

The Observed State of the Water Cycle in the Early 21st Century

Why does aerosol forcing control historical global-mean surface temperature change in CMIP5 models?

Hybrid glacier Inventory, Gravimetry and Altimetry (HIGA) mass balance product for Greenland and the Canadian Arctic

Assessing temperature sensitivity of subalpine shrub phenology in semi-arid mountain regions of China

Can changes in the distribution of lizard species over the past 50 years be attributed to climate change?

Increased record-breaking precipitation events under global warming

Projected climate change impacts on vegetation distribution over Kashmir Himalayas

Ice storm frequencies in a warmer climate

On the predictability of extremes: does the butterfly effect ever decrease?

Framework of barrier reefs threatened by ocean acidification

Decadal warming causes a consistent and persistent shift from heterotrophic to autotrophic respiration in contrasting permafrost ecosystems

A cyclone climatology of the British-Irish Isles 1871–2012

The shifting influence of drought and heat stress for crops in Northeast Australia

The vulnerability of the US food system to climate change

What if solar energy becomes really cheap? A thought experiment on environmental problem shifting

Climate change implications for the nest site selection process and subsequent hatching success of a green turtle population

Large increase in nest size linked to climate change: an indicator of life history, senescence and condition

Amplified melt and flow of the Greenland ice sheet driven by late-summer cyclonic rainfall

Methane emissions from an alpine wetland on the Tibetan Plateau: Neglected but vital contribution of non-growing season

The recent hiatus in global warming of the land surface: scale-dependent breakpoint occurrences in space and time

Trends in the Local Hadley and Local Walker Circulations

Increasing evaporation amounts seen in the Arctic between 2003-2013 from AIRS data

An oceanic impact of the Kuroshio on surface air temperature on the Pacific coast of Japan in summer: Regional H2O greenhouse gas effect

Wintertime storage of water in buried supraglacial lakes across the Greenland Ice Sheet (open access)

Projections of oceanic N2O emissions in the 21st century using the IPSL Earth system model (open access)

The Greenland ice sheet during the last glacial cycle: current ice loss and contribution to sea-level rise from a palaeoclimatic perspective

Ways of knowing climate: Hubert H. Lamb and climate research in the UK

Extreme seasonal droughts and floods in Amazonia: causes, trends and impacts

Guidance for representing uncertainty on global temperature change maps

Allocating a 2 °C cumulative carbon budget to countries (open access)

Impact of short-lived non-CO2 mitigation on carbon budgets for stabilizing global warming (open access)

Additional contributions to CMIP5 regional sea level projections resulting from Greenland and Antarctic ice mass loss (open access)

Priority threat management of invasive animals to protect biodiversity under climate change

Sea-air CO2 exchange in the western Arctic coastal ocean

The impact of stored solar heat on Arctic sea-ice Growth

Causes of the 2011 to 2014 California drought

Patterns of Asian Winter Climate Variability and Links to Arctic Sea Ice

Climate changes, lead pollution and soil erosion in south Greenland over the past 700 years

Detecting recent changes in the areal extent of North Cascades glaciers, U.S.A.

On the climate and climate change of Sitka, Southeast Alaska (open access)

How climate proof is the European Union’s biodiversity policy?

Decreasing US aridity in a warming climate

Linking interannual variability in extreme Greenland blocking episodes to the recent increase in summer melting across the Greenland ice sheet

An estimate of anthropogenic heat emissions in China

Effect of changes in temperature scales on historical temperature data

Regional modelling of permafrost thicknesses over the past 130 ka: implications for permafrost development in Great Britain

Plant phenological responses to a long-term experimental extension of growing season and soil warming in the tussock tundra of Alaska

It is not just about the ice: a geochemical perspective on the changing Arctic Ocean (open access)

Species traits and climate velocity explain geographic range shifts in an ocean-warming hotspot

Detecting mismatches of bird migration stopover and tree phenology in response to changing climate

Effects of climate and plant phenology on recruitment of moose at the southern extent of their range

The second Chinese glacier inventory: data, methods and results

Mass-balance changes of the debris-covered glaciers in the Langtang Himal, Nepal, from 1974 to 1999

Globally significant greenhouse-gas emissions from African inland waters

The Global Land Rush and Climate Change (open access)

Hidden carbon sink beneath desert

Determining Regional Weather Patterns from a Historical Diary

Robust Future Changes in Temperature Variability under Greenhouse Gas Forcing and the Relationship with Thermal Advection

Reconstructing European forest management from 1600 to 2010 (open access)

Source contributions to 2012 summertime aerosols in the Euro-Mediterranean region (open access)

Impact of Climate Change on Urban Heat Island Effect and Extreme Temperatures: A Case Study

Evaluating changes in season length, onset, and end dates across the United States (1948–2012)

Destruction or persistence of coral atoll islands in the face of 20th and 21st century sea-level rise?

Fishers’ perceptions of climate change, impacts on their livelihoods and adaptation strategies in environmental change hotspots: a case of Lake Wamala, Uganda

Facilitating climate-change-induced range shifts across continental land-use barriers

Derivation and analysis of a complete modern-date glacier inventory for Alaska and northwest Canada

Local Trend Disparities Of European Minimum And Maximum Temperature Extremes

Rising methane emissions from northern wetlands associated with sea ice decline

Climate responses to anthropogenic emissions of short-lived climate pollutants (open access)

The Earth’s energy balance

Contrasting effects of warming and increased snowfall on Arctic tundra plant phenology over the past two decades

Surface ocean CO2 in 1990–2011 modelled using a feed-forward neural network (open access)

Glaciers and climate change: narratives of ruined futures

Ocean warming ameliorates the negative effects of ocean acidification on Paracentrotus lividus larval development and settlement

The evolution of the evidence base for observed impacts of climate change

How resilient are farming households and communities to a changing climate in Africa? A gender-based perspective

Effects of wind-energy facilities on breeding grassland bird distributions

Robust comparison of climate models with observations using blended land air and ocean sea surface temperatures

Sensitivity of flowering phenology to changing temperature in China

What hindered the El Niño pattern in 2014?

Anthropogenic Weakening of the Tropical Circulation: The Relative Roles of Direct CO2 Forcing and Sea Surface Temperature Change

Repeat storm surge disasters of Typhoon Haiyan and its 1897 predecessor in the Philippines

Extremely Intense Hurricanes: Revisiting Webster et al. (2005) after 10 Years

Tropospheric temperature climatology and trends observed over the middle east

Climate context of the cold summer of 2014 in Toronto, ON, Canada

The climate of war: violence, warfare, and climatic reductionism

Heat Content variability in the North Atlantic Ocean in Ocean Reanalyses

Monitoring deep ocean temperatures using acoustic ambient noise

Modeling the fate of methane hydrates under global warming

A negative phase shift of the winter AO/NAO due to the recent Arctic sea-ice reduction in late autumn

638 years of summer temperature variability over the Bhutanese Himalaya

Impact of initial conditions versus external forcing in decadal climate predictions: A sensitivity experiment

The impact of Sahara desertification on Arctic cooling during the Holocene (open access)

Diminished greenhouse warming from Archean methane due to solar absorption lines (open access)

A high resolution record of sea surface temperature in southern Okinawa Trough for the past 15,000 years

Executives’ engagement with climate science and perceived need for business adaptation to climate change

Trends in the Skill of Weather Prediction at Lead Times of 1 to 14 Days

A daily Azores–Iceland North Atlantic Oscillation index back to 1850 (open access)

Lightning myths in southern Africa

Persistent cold air outbreaks over North America in a warming climate (open access)

Nuclear reactors’ construction costs: The role of lead-time, standardization and technological progress

Recent slowdown of tropical upper-tropospheric warming associated with Pacific climate variability

The Frequency and Duration of US Hurricane Droughts

New estimates of tropical mean temperature trend profiles from zonal mean historical radiosonde and pilot balloon wind shear observations

Heat wave flash droughts in decline

Simultaneous reductions in emissions of black carbon and co-emitted species will weaken the aerosol net cooling effect (open access)

A connection between geomagnetic intensity and climatic anomalies recorded in Chinese loess

Algorithm to retrieve the melt pond fraction and the spectral albedo of Arctic summer ice from satellite optical data

Change in the glacier extent in Turkey during the Landsat Era

Coffea arabica yields decline in Tanzania due to climate change: Global implications

Virus disease in wheat predicted to increase with a changing climate

Effective climate change refugia for coral reefs

Environmental art, prior knowledge about climate change, and carbon offsets

Extraction of the global absolute temperature for Northern Hemisphere using a set of 6190 meteorological stations from 1800 to 2013

Parameterizations for narrowband and broadband albedo of pure snow, and snow containing mineral dust and black carbon

Observed climate change hot-spots

Climate variability and relationships between top-of-atmosphere radiation and temperatures on Earth

Estimating the Atlantic overturning at 26°N using satellite altimetry and cable measurements

Spatial patterns in CO2 evasion from the global river network

Tree-Ring Amplification of the Early-19th Century Summer Cooling in Central Europe

A Millennial Summer Temperature Reconstruction for the Eastern Tibetan Plateau from Tree Ring Width

On the predictability of the winter Euro-Atlantic climate: lagged influence of autumn Arctic sea-ice

Temperature Trends over Germany from Homogenized Radiosonde Data

CMIP5 projections of Arctic amplification, of the North American/North Atlantic circulation, and of their relationship

Warming permafrost and active layer variability at Cime Bianche, Western European Alps (open access)

Long term changes in the ionosphere over Indian low latitudes: Impact of greenhouse gases

Addressing the risk of double counting emission reductions under the UNFCCC

Time-lag Effects of Global Vegetation Responses to Climate Change

Variability in the start, end, and length of frost-free periods across the conterminous United States during the past century

Personal experience with climate change predicts intentions to act

Long term energy and emission implications of a global shift to electricity-based public rail transportation system

Swedish birds are tracking temperature but not rainfall: evidence from a decade of abundance changes

Estimating global natural wetland methane emissions using process modelling: spatio-temporal patterns and contributions to atmospheric methane fluctuations

Resistance and resilience of terrestrial birds in drying climates: do floodplains provide drought refugia?

Ebullition of methane from peatlands: does peat act as a signal shredder?

Impact of the global warming hiatus on Andean temperature

Extratropical ocean warming and winter Arctic sea ice cover since the 1990s

Human influences on changes in the temperature seasonality in mid-to-high latitude land areas

Multidecadal variability of the summer length in Europe

Carbon isotope (δ13C) excursions suggest times of major methane release during the last 14 kyr in Fram Strait, the deep-water gateway to the Arctic (open access)

Quantifying meltwater refreezing along a transect of sites on the Greenland ice sheet (open access)

What drives growth of Scots pine in continental Mediterranean climates: Drought, low temperatures or both?

Climate change vulnerability assessment of the urban forest in three Canadian cities

Wintertime climate factors controlling snow resource decline in Finland

Three centuries of dual pressure from land use and climate change on the biosphere (open access)

A climatic deconstruction of recent drought trends in the United States (open access)

Polar amplification and elevation-dependence in trends of Northern Hemisphere snow cover extent, 1971–2014 (open access)

Climate effect of black carbon aerosol in a Tibetan Plateau glacier

Network analysis reveals open forums and echo chambers in social media discussions of climate change

Missing iris effect as a possible cause of muted hydrological change and high climate sensitivity in models

Greenland 2012 melt event effects on CryoSat-2 radar altimetry

Investigating the recent apparent hiatus in surface temperature increases: Part 2. Comparison of model ensembles to observational estimates

Multi-century changes in ocean and land contributions to climate-carbon feedbacks

Sunshine duration variability and trends in Italy from homogenized instrumental time series (1936–2013)

Heterogeneous warming of Northern Hemisphere surface temperatures over the last 1200 years

Using Microwave Satellite Data to Assess Changes in Storminess over the Pacific Ocean

Glacial meltwater and primary production are drivers of strong CO2 uptake in fjord and coastal waters adjacent to the Greenland Ice Sheet (open access)

Subsurface North Atlantic warming as a trigger of rapid cooling events: evidence from the early Pleistocene (MIS 31–19) (open access)

Future permafrost conditions along environmental gradients in Zackenberg, Greenland (open access)

Accounting for radiative forcing from albedo change in future global land-use scenarios

Scientists’ views and positions on global warming and climate change: A content analysis of congressional testimonies

Does “adaptation to climate change” mean resignation or opportunity?

The visual rhetoric of climate change

The severity of wheat diseases increases when plants and pathogens are acclimatized to elevated carbon dioxide

How does model development affect climate projections?

Quantifying a realistic, worldwide wind and solar electricity supply

Polar amplification and elevation-dependence in trends of Northern Hemisphere snow cover extent, 1971–2014 (open access)

Geographically coherent patterns of albedo enhancement and suppression associated with aerosol sources and sinks (open access)

Links between atmospheric carbon dioxide, the land carbon reservoir and climate over the past millennium

Coupled simulations of Greenland ice sheet and climate change up to AD 2300

Detecting the signature of permafrost thaw in Arctic rivers

Seasonal to decadal variations of sea surface pCO2 and sea-air CO2 flux in the equatorial oceans over 1984-2013: A basin-scale comparison of the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans

On the long-term climate memory in the surface air temperature records over Antarctica: A non-negligible factor for trend evaluation

Tracing glacier changes in Austria from the Little Ice Age to the present using a lidar-based high-resolution glacier inventory in Austria (open access)

The decrease in mid-stratospheric tropical ozone since 1991 (open access)

Assessing the vulnerability of Australian skinks to climate change

Modelling the influences of climate change-associated sea-level rise and socioeconomic development on future storm surge mortality

Agricultural drought hazard analysis during 1980–2008: a global perspective

Temperature and snowfall trigger alpine vegetation green-up on the world’s roof

The dynamics of vulnerability: why adapting to climate variability will not always prepare us for climate change

Beyond ‘deniers’ and ‘believers’: Towards a map of the politics of climate change

Getting the Anthropocene so wrong

Who speaks for the future of Earth? How critical social science can extend the conversation on the Anthropocene

Population history and its relationship with climate change on the Chinese Loess Plateau during the past 10,000 years

An increase in the rate of global mean sea level rise since 2010

Considerations for Estimating the 20th Century Trend in Global Mean Sea Level

A combined solar and geomagnetic index for thermospheric climate

Possible impacts of a future Grand Solar Minimum on climate: Stratospheric and global circulation changes

Predictable components in Australian daily temperature data

The impact of poleward moisture and sensible heat flux on Arctic winter sea-ice variability

Audit of the global carbon budget: estimate errors and their impact on uptake uncertainty (open access)

Simultaneous solution for mass trends on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (open access)

Lengthening of the growing season in wheat and maize producing regions

Elevation changes measured during 1966–2010 on the monsoonal temperate glaciers’ ablation region, Gongga Mountains, China

Inhomogeneous warming of the Tropical Indian Ocean in the CMIP5 model simulations during 1900–2005 and associated mechanisms

Climate change overruns resilience conferred by temperature-dependent sex determination in sea turtles and threatens their survival

Impact of Climate Change on Cold Hardiness of Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii): Environmental and Genetic Considerations

Attribution of the record high Central England temperature of 2014 to anthropogenic influences (open access)

Impacts of ocean albedo alteration on Arctic sea ice restoration and Northern Hemisphere climate (open access)

The dynamic effects of sea level rise on low gradient coastal landscapes: a review (open access)

Spatial patterns of radiative forcing and surface temperature response

Interpolation of Global Monthly Rain-Gauge Observations for Climate Change Analysis

The GAMDAM glacier inventory: a quality-controlled inventory of Asian glaciers (open access)

Vulnerability and adaptation to severe weather events in the American southwest (open access)

Long-term changes/trends in surface temperature and precipitation during the satellite era (1979–2012)

Historical and experimental evidence for enhanced concentration of artemesinin, a global anti-malarial treatment, with recent and projected increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide

Drought and societal collapse 3200 years ago in the Eastern Mediterranean: a review

Climate change tipping points: origins, precursors, and debates

Does the growth response of woody plants to elevated CO2 increase with temperature? A model-oriented meta-analysis

Environmental and health impacts of a policy to phase out nuclear power in Sweden

Energy efficiency to mitigate carbon emissions: strategies of China and the USA

Land-ice elevation changes from photon-counting swath altimetry: first applications over the Antarctic ice sheet

Runaway thinning of the low-elevation Yakutat Glacier, Alaska, and its sensitivity to climate change

Basal topographic controls on rapid retreat of Humboldt Glacier, northern Greenland

Temperature Impacts on the Water Year 2014 Drought in California

Effect of Recent Sea Surface Temperature Trends on the Arctic Stratospheric Vortex

Climate Impacts of Large-scale Wind Farms as Parameterized in a Global Climate Model

Sea level trends in Southeast Asian seas (open access)

Future climate and surface mass balance of Svalbard glaciers in an RCP8.5 climate scenario: a study with the regional climate model MAR forced by MIROC5 (open access)

Measurements of methane emissions from natural gas gathering facilities and processing plants: measurement methods (open access)

The Greenhouse Gas Climate Change Initiative (GHG-CCI): Comparison and quality assessment of near-surface-sensitive satellite-derived CO2 and CH4 global data sets

Predicting temporal shifts in the spring occurrence of overwintered Scotinophara lurida (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) and rice phenology in Korea with climate change

Increased mortality associated with extreme-heat exposure in King County, Washington, 1980–2010

Climate-driven changes in lakes from the Peruvian Andes

Fast atmospheric response to a sudden thinning of Arctic sea ice (open access)

Recent changes in Serbian climate extreme indices from 1961 to 2010

Up to 400-year-old Rhododendron shrubs on the southeastern Tibetan Plateau: prospects for shrub-based dendrochronology

Seepage: Climate change denial and its effect on the scientific community

Improving climate change detection through optimal seasonal averaging: the case of the North Atlantic jet and European precipitation

A Quantitative Definition of Global Warming Hiatus and 50-Year Prediction of Global Mean Surface Temperature

The Melting Arctic and Mid-latitude Weather Patterns: Are They Connected?

Projected 21st century changes in the length of the tropical cyclone season

A heuristic evaluation of long-term global sea-level acceleration

A review of trend models applied to sea level data with reference to the “acceleration-deceleration debate”

Increases in the Annual Range of Soil Water Storage at Northern Mid- and High-Latitudes under Global Warming

Oceanic and atmospheric forcing of Larsen C Ice-Shelf thinning (open access)

Global warming increases the frequency of river floods in Europe (open access)

Observed changes in ocean acidity and carbon dioxide exchange in the coastal Bay of Bengal – a link to air pollution (open access)

Snow bands over the Gulf of Finland in wintertime (open access)

Underground urban heat island below Moscow city

A decade of sea surface temperature from MODIS

Impact Of Soil Moisture On Extreme Maximum Temperatures In Europe

Effect of recent minor volcanic eruptions on temperatures in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere

Management of drought risk under global warming

Four decades of glacier mass balance observations in the Indian Himalaya

Investigation of the atmospheric mechanisms related to the autumn sea ice and winter circulation link in the Northern Hemisphere

Global semi-arid climate change over last 60 years (open access)

Observed trends in light precipitation events over global land during 1961–2010

Colony-specific investigations reveal highly variable responses among individual corals to ocean acidification and warming

Atmospheric changes through 2012 as shown by iteratively homogenized radiosonde temperature and wind data (IUKv2) (open access)

Does External Forcing Interfere with the AMOC’s Influence on North Atlantic Sea Surface Temperature?

Pacific origin of the abrupt increase in Indian Ocean heat content during the warming hiatus

Sustained growth of the Southern Ocean carbon storage in a warming climate

AIRS satellite data reveal the Arctic is becoming warmer and wetter

Considering thermal-viscous collapse of the Greenland ice sheet (open access)

Europe on fire three thousand years ago: Arson or climate?

A model of the methane cycle, permafrost, and hydrology of the Siberian continental margin (open access)

AOD trends during 2001–2010 from observations and model simulations (open access)

Ice-dynamic projections of the Greenland ice sheet in response to atmospheric and oceanic warming (open access)

Impacts of emission reductions on aerosol radiative effects (open access)

Projected impacts of climate change and ocean acidification on the global biogeography of planktonic Foraminifera (open access)

Potential benefits of climate change for crop productivity in China

Optimal forcing of ENSO either side of the 1970’s climate shift and its implications for predictability

Attributing observed Greenland responses to natural and anthropogenic climate forcings

Social ties and concern for global warming

Six temperature and precipitation regimes of the contiguous United States between 1895 and 2010: a statistical inference study

Dominant tree species are at risk from exaggerated drought under climate change

Revisiting the potential of melt pond fraction as a predictor for the seasonal Arctic sea ice extent minimum (open access)

Arctic lakes are continuous methane sources to the atmosphere under warming conditions (open access)

Satellite constraint on the tropospheric ozone radiative effect

Changes in ocean vertical heat transport with global warming

Influence of West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse on Antarctic surface climate

Threshold Behavior of a Marine-Based Sector of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet in Response to Early Pliocene Ocean Warming

Cloud radiative forcing at Summit, Greenland

Centennial changes of the global water cycle in CMIP5 models

Quantifying the role of internal climate variability in future climate trends

Modelling glacier change in the Everest region, Nepal Himalaya (open access)

Quantifying contributions to the recent temperature variability in the tropical tropopause layer (open access)

Analysis of surface incident shortwave radiation from four satellite products

Monitoring Arctic sea ice phenology change using hypertemporal remotely sensed data: 1989–2010

Nonlinear winter atmospheric circulation response to Arctic sea ice concentration anomalies for different periods during 1966–2012 (open access)

A simulated lagged response of the North Atlantic Oscillation to the solar cycle over the period 1960–2009 (open access)

Attributing Observed SST Trends and Sub-Continental Land Warming to Anthropogenic Forcing during 1979-2005

Repeated advance and retreat of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet on the continental shelf during the early Pliocene warm period

Climate change and shrinking salamanders: Alternative mechanisms for changes in plethodontid salamander body size

Sharp rise in hurricane and cyclone count during the last century

Land Carbon Sequestration within the Conterminous United States: Regional- and State-level Analyses

Does decadal climate variation influence wheat and maize production in the southeast USA?

Chances of short-term cooling estimated from a selection of CMIP5-based climate scenarios during 2006-2035 over Canada

Projection of Indian Summer Monsoon Climate in 2041-2060 by Multi-Regional and Global Climate Models

Allocation of global temperature change to consumers

Recent trends and drivers of regional sources and sinks of carbon dioxide (open access)

The leading mode of observed and CMIP5 ENSO-residual sea surface temperatures and associated changes in Indo-Pacific climate

Trait-based analysis of decline in plant species ranges during the 20th century: a regional comparison between the UK and Estonia

Disentangling the effects of land-use change, climate and CO2 on projected future European habitat types

Quantifying global dust devil occurrence from meteorological analyses

Black carbon radiative forcing over the Indian Arctic station, Himadri during the Arctic Summer of 2012

Landscape fragmentation affects responses of avian communities to climate change

The legacy of our CO2 emissions: a clash of scientific facts, politics and ethics

Reef-coral refugia in a rapidly changing ocean

China’s carbon flow: 2008–2012

Internal and external forcing of sea level variability in the Black Sea

Carbon leakage: pollution, trade or politics?

Towards quantifying the increasing role of oceanic heat in sea ice loss in the new Arctic (open access)

Acting locally to mitigate globally: climate action in the Anthropocene (open access)

Recent satellite-based trends of tropospheric nitrogen dioxide over large urban agglomerations worldwide (open access)

Evidence for multidecadal variability in U.S. extreme sea level records

Atmospheric initial conditions and the predictability of the Arctic Oscillation

Analysis of spatial and temporal patterns of net primary production and their climate controls in China from 1982 to 2010

Why is socially-just climate change adaptation in sub-Saharan Africa so challenging? A review of barriers identified from empirical cases

Challenges and adaptations of farming to climate change in the North China Plain

Drought over East Asia: A Review

Climate impact on floods: changes in high flows in Sweden in the past and the future (1911–2100) (open access)

Comparing land surface phenology with leafing and flowering observations from the PlantWatch citizen network

Glacier-surge mechanisms promoted by a hydro-thermodynamic feedback to summer melt (open access)

Forestry professionals’ perceptions of climate change, impacts and adaptation strategies for forests in south-west Germany

Assessment of climate variability and change in semi-arid eastern Kenya

Mid-ocean ridge eruptions as a climate valve

Early deglacial Atlantic overturning decline and its role in atmospheric CO2 rise inferred from carbon isotopes (δ13C) (open access)

Global impacts of surface ozone changes on crop yields and land use

The tilt of mean sea level along the east coast of North America

Rapid disappearance of perennial ice on Canada’s most northern lake

Atmospheric impacts of sea ice decline in CO2 induced global warming (open access)

Multiyear ice replenishment in the canadian arctic archipelago: 1997–2013

Observed and projected Changes in temperature and rainfall in Cambodia

Who cares about climate change reporting in developing countries? The market response to, and corporate accountability for, climate change in Bangladesh

Deconstructing the climate change response of the Northern Hemisphere wintertime storm tracks

Causality relationships between renewable energy, nuclear energy and economic growth in France

Causes of Strengthening and Weakening of ENSO Amplitude under Global Warming in Four CMIP5 Models

Growth of the Maritime Continent and its Possible Contribution to Recurring Ice Ages

The timing of autumn senescence is affected by the time of spring phenology: implications for predictive models

The summer 2012 Greenland heat wave: in situ and remote sensing observations of water vapour isotopic composition during an atmospheric river event

Anthropogenic influence on the changing likelihood of an exceptionally warm summer in Texas, 2011

Climate Forcing of Unprecedented Intense-Hurricane Activity in the Last 2,000 Years (open access)

The impact of atmospheric pCO2 on carbon isotope ratios of the atmosphere and ocean

Early signatures of ozone trend reversal over the Antarctic (open access)

Global trends in extreme precipitation: climate models versus observations (open access)

Recent changes in the global and regional carbon cycle: analysis of first-order diagnostics (open access)

Arctic sea ice thickness loss determined using subsurface, aircraft, and satellite observations (open access)

Higher Laurentide and Greenland ice sheets strengthen the North Atlantic ocean circulation

The influence of the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation on Temperature and Precipitation over the Globe

Seasonal distribution and variability of atmospheric freeze/thaw cycles in Norway over the last six decades (1950–2013)

Comment on:”Soon, W., and Legates, D. R., “Solar irradiance modulation of equator-to-pole (Arctic) temperature gradients: Empirical evidence for climate variation on multi-decadal timescales. journal of atmospheric and solar-terrestrial physics 93 (2013) 45–56.”

Response to the comment on: “Soon, W., and Legates, D.R., solar irradiance modulation of equator-to-pole (Arctic) temperature gradients: empirical evidence for climate variation on multi-decadal timescales. journal of Atmospheric and solar-terrestrial physics, 93, (2013) 45-56” by F. Meunier and A. H. Reis

Pacific Sea Surface Temperature and the Winter of 2014

Quantifying atmospheric methane emissions from the Haynesville, Fayetteville, and northeastern Marcellus shale gas production regions (open access)

The Influence of the Indian Ocean Dipole on Antarctic Sea Ice

Arctic Sea Ice Reemergence: The Role of Large-Scale Oceanic and Atmospheric Variability

Land surface temperature retrieval over circumpolar Arctic using SSM/I–SSMIS and MODIS data

Quantitative reconstruction of Holocene temperatures across the Canadian Arctic and Greenland

Global estimates of boreal forest carbon stocks and flux

Projected changes in wildlife habitats in Arctic natural areas of northwest Alaska

The Fate of Amazonian Ecosystems over the Coming Century Arising from Changes in Climate, Atmospheric CO2 and Land-use

Framing, partisan predispositions, and public opinion on climate change

Examining differences in public opinion on climate change between college students in China and the USA

Declining uncertainty in transient climate response as CO2 forcing dominates future climate change

How obliquity cycles powered early Pleistocene global ice-volume variability

Daily minimum and maximum surface air temperatures from geostationary satellite data

Observed anomalous atmospheric patterns in summers of unusual Arctic sea ice melt

Quantifying sources of inter-model diversity in the cloud albedo effect (open access)

Limits to future expansion of surface-melt-enhanced ice flow into the interior of western Greenland

Envisat-derived elevation changes of the Greenland ice sheet, and a comparison with ICESat results in the accumulation area

Accelerated Mass Loss from Greenland Ice Sheet: Links to Atmospheric Circulation in the North Atlantic

Decreased calcification in the Southern Ocean over the satellite record

External influences on modeled and observed cloud trends

Contraction of the Northern Hemisphere, lower tropospheric, wintertime cold pool over the last 66 years

Estimating the anthropogenic sea surface temperature response using pattern scaling

Positive feedback of elevated CO2 on soil respiration in late autumn and winter (open access)

Detection of earlier snowmelt in the Wind River Range, Wyoming, using Landsat imagery, 1972–2013

Estimation of subsurface temperature anomaly in the Indian Ocean during recent global surface warming hiatus from satellite measurements: A support vector machine approach

A correlated shortening of the North and South American monsoon seasons in the past few decades

Too much of a good thing: sea ice extent may have forced emperor penguins into refugia during the last glacial maximum

Removal of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere to reduce global warming: a modelling study

Inter-comparison of satellite sensor land surface phenology and ground phenology in Europe

Observing multi-decadal trends in Southern Ocean CO2 uptake: What can we learn from an ocean model?

Difficult decisions: Migration from Small Island Developing States under Climate Change (open access)

Recent changes in the freshwater composition east of Greenland

Contributions of Atmospheric Circulation Variability and Data Coverage Bias to the Warming Hiatus

Attribution of the Recent Winter Sea-Ice Decline over the Atlantic sector of the Arctic Ocean

Chicago’s Heat Island and Climate Change: Bridging the Scales via Dynamical Downscaling

The origin and limits of the near proportionality between climate warming and cumulative CO2 emissions

A link between the hiatus in global warming and North American drought

Standard climate models radiation codes underestimate black carbon radiative forcing (open access)

Variations in global methane sources and sinks during 1910–2010 (open access)

Documentary evidence of historical floods and extreme rainfall events in Sweden 1400–1800 (open access)

Rapid acidification of mode and intermediate waters in the southwestern Atlantic Ocean (open access)

Trends and drivers in global surface ocean pH over the past 3 decades (open access)

Eastern Europe’s forest cover dynamics from 1985 to 2012 quantified from the full Landsat archive

Global and European climate impacts of a slowdown of the AMOC in a high resolution GCM

Decadal changes in tropical cyclone activity over the western North Pacific in the late 1990s

Present and Norse Greenlandic hayfields – Insect assemblages and human impact in southern Greenland

Long-term change of CO2 latitudinal distribution in the upper troposphere

Is climate change implicated in the 2013–2014 California drought? A hydrologic perspective

Spatial Patterns of Global Precipitation Change and Variability during 1901-2010

Human Lives at Risk Due to Eustatic Sea-Level Rise and Extreme Coastal Flooding in the 21st Century

Surface elevation and mass changes of all Swiss glaciers 1980–2010 (open access)

Spatial patterns in glacier characteristics and area changes from 1962 to 2006 in the Kanchenjunga–Sikkim area, eastern Himalaya (open access)

Reviews and Syntheses: Responses of coccolithophores to ocean acidification: a meta-analysis (open access)

Estimation of mass balance of Dongkemadi glaciers with multiple methods based on multi-mission satellite data

Links between media communication and local perceptions of climate change in an indigenous society

Revealing hidden evolutionary capacity to cope with global change

The impact of Arctic warming on the midlatitude jet-stream: Can it? Has it? Will it?

Temperature alone does not explain phenological variation of diverse temperate plants under experimental warming

Predicting a change in the order of spring phenology in temperate forests (open access)

Nighttime lights and population changes in Europe 1992–2012

The time lag between a carbon dioxide emission and maximum warming increases with the size of the emission (open access)

Arctic marine mammal population status, sea ice habitat loss, and conservation recommendations for the 21st century (open access)

Do growing degree days predict phenology across butterfly species?

Predicting long-term carbon sequestration in response to CO2 enrichment: How and why do current ecosystem models differ

Interdecadal change of Eurasian snow, surface temperature and atmospheric circulation in the late 1980s

Climate response to externally mixed black carbon as a function of altitude

Summer-to-winter sea-ice linkage between the Arctic Ocean and the Okhotsk Sea through atmospheric circulation

Rethinking the lower bound on aerosol radiative forcing

Recent California Water Year Precipitation Deficits: A 440-year Perspective

Variability and trends in U.S. cloud cover: ISCCP, PATMOS-x, and CLARA-A1 compared to homogeneity-adjusted weather observations

Changes in the southeast Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland, between ~ 1890 and 2010 (open access)

Contending estimates of 2003–2008 glacier mass balance over the Pamir–Karakoram–Himalaya (open access)

North American terrestrial CO2 uptake largely offset by CH4 and N2O emissions: toward a full accounting of the greenhouse gas budget (open access)

Regional atmospheric patterns and the delayed sea-ice freeze-up in the western Arctic

Winter warming as an important co-driver for Betula nana growth in western Greenland during the past century

Managing the nitrogen cycle to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from crop production and biofuel expansion

Hasty retreat of glaciers in northern Patagonia from 1985 to 2011

Volume measurements of Mittivakkat Gletscher, southeast Greenland

Quantifying the net contribution of the historical Amazonian deforestation to climate change

An analysis of global aerosol type as retrieved by MISR

Climate radiative feedbacks and adjustments at the Earth’s surface

The impact of geomagnetic spikes on the production rates of cosmogenic 14C and 10Be in the Earth’s atmosphere

North Atlantic stormtrack sensitivity to warming increases with model resolution

Characterizing Arctic Spring Onset

A global data set of the extent of irrigated land from 1900 to 2005

Spatio-Temporal Trend Analysis of Air Temperature in Europe and Western Asia using Data-Coupled Clustering

Bimodality and regime behavior in atmosphere–ocean interactions during the recent climate change

Model structure in observational constraints on transient climate response

The relationship between climate change concern and national wealth

Solar Signals in CMIP-5 Simulations: The Ozone Response

Polarized frames on “climate change” and “global warming” across countries and states: Evidence from Twitter big data

Bridging science and community knowledge? The complicating role of natural variability in perceptions of climate change


ERA-Interim/Land: a global land surface reanalysis data set (open access)

Global hourly land surface air temperature datasets: inter-comparison and climate change

Recent global warming hiatus dominated by low latitude temperature trends in surface and troposphere data

The global warming hiatus—a natural product of interactions of a secular warming trend and a multi-decadal oscillation

The recent global-warming hiatus: What is the role of Pacific variability?

Ratios of record high to record low temperatures in Europe exhibit sharp increases since 2000 despite a slowdown in the rise of mean temperatures

China experiences the recent warming hiatus

Regions of significant influence on unforced global mean surface air temperature variability in climate models

The impact of urbanization and the urban heat island effect on day to day temperature variation

Seasonality in Future Tropical Lower Stratospheric Temperature Trends

Spatial and temporal temperature trends in the lower stratosphere during the extended boreal winter from reanalyses

Recent changes in Georgia’s temperature means and extremes: Annual and seasonal trends between 1961 and 2010 (open access)

Assessing the accuracy of the climate data of the grid database (CRU TS 2.1) in the territory of Kazakhstan

Climate change in the City of Àlmaty during the past 120 years

Recent changes of temperature extremes over Italy: an index-based analysis

Artificial Amplification of Warming Trends Across the Mountains of the Western United States

Earth’s energy imbalance since 1960 in observations and CMIP5 models

A comparison between simulated and observed surface energy balance at the Svalbard archipelago

Designing Detection and Attribution simulations for CMIP6 to Optimize the Estimation of Greenhouse-gas Induced Warming

Skill of regional and global model forecast over Indian region

Modelling long-term monthly temperatures by several data-driven methods using geographical inputs

A historical perspective on climate change assessment

The elevation dependency of 21st century European climate change: an RCM ensemble perspective

Erythemal ultraviolet irradiation trends in the Iberian Peninsula from 1950 to 2011 (open access)

Empirical Removal of Artifacts from the ISCCP and PATMOS-x Satellite Cloud Records

A global survey of cloud overlap based on CALIPSO and CloudSat measurements (open access)

The influence of cloud feedbacks on equatorial Atlantic variability

Circulation response to warming shaped by radiative changes of clouds and water vapour

Impact of aerosol radiative effects on 2000–2010 surface temperatures

A standardized global climate model study showing unique properties for the climate response to black carbon aerosols

In-situ observations of black carbon in snow and the corresponding spectral surface albedo reduction

Carbon storage versus albedo change: radiative forcing of forest expansion in temperate mountainous regions of Switzerland (open access)

Global analysis of radiative forcing from fire-induced shortwave albedo change (open access)

Projected Changes in Climate Extremes over the Northeastern United States

Changes in observed climate extremes in global urban areas (open accerss)

Central American biomass burning smoke can increase tornado severity in the U.S

Climatology, Storm Morphologies, and Environments of Tornadoes in the British Isles: 1980–2012

Low frequency storminess signal at Bermuda linked to cooling events in the North Atlantic region

European drought climatologies and trends based on a multi-indicator approach

Estimating the water needed to end the drought or reduce the drought severity in the Carpathian region (open access)

Joining Forces in a Global Flood Partnership (open access)

Heavy precipitation in a changing climate: Does short-term summer precipitation increase faster?

A New Metric for Indian Monsoon Rainfall Extremes

An observational evidence of decrease in Indian summer monsoon rainfall in the recent three decades of global warming era

Evidence for a wavier jet stream in response to rapid Arctic warming (open access)

Recent summer Arctic atmospheric circulation anomalies in a historical perspective (open access)

A delayed oscillator model for the quasi-periodic multidecadal variability of the NAO

Impacts of the Atlantic Equatorial Mode in a warmer climate (open access)

Impact of anomalous northward oceanic heat transport on global climate in a slab-ocean setting

A surface wind extremes (“Wind Lulls” and “Wind Blows”) climatology for central North America and adjoining oceans (1979-2012)

Detectability of CO2 flux signals by a space-based lidar mission

Constructing accurate maps of atmospheric water vapor by combining interferometric synthetic aperture radar and GNSS observations

Spatial and temporal variability of water vapor pressure in the arid region of northwest China, during 1961–2011

The Montreal Protocol: how today’s successes offer a pathway to the future

Lessons from the stratospheric ozone layer protection for climate

Global versus local effects on climate change in Asia

Internal climate memory in observations and models

Gordon Valentine Manley and his contribution to the study of climate change: a review of his life and work (open access)


The Arctic is unravelling

Sudden drainage of a subglacial lake beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet (open access)

Mass changes in Arctic ice caps and glaciers: implications of regionalizing elevation changes (open access)

Glacier change in the Cariboo Mountains, British Columbia, Canada (1952–2005) (open access)

Stable climate and surface mass balance in Svalbard over 1979–2013 despite the Arctic warming (open access)

Quantifying mass balance processes on the Southern Patagonia Icefield (open access)

Underwater acoustic signatures of glacier calving

Arctic warming: nonlinear impacts of sea-ice and glacier melt on seabird foraging

The role of ocean-atmosphere coupling in the zonal mean atmospheric response to Arctic sea ice loss

The role of atmospheric uncertainty in Arctic summer sea ice data assimilation and prediction

Seasonal ice loss in the Beaufort Sea: Toward synchrony and prediction

The refreezing of melt ponds on Arctic sea ice

Large amounts of labile organic carbon in permafrost soils of Northern Alaska

Observing Muostakh disappear: permafrost thaw subsidence and erosion of a ground-ice-rich island in response to arctic summer warming and sea ice reduction (open access)

Icing conditions over Northern Eurasia in changing climate (open access)

The sensitivity of wet and dry tropical forests to climate change in Bolivia

Long-term changes in soil pH across major forest ecosystems in China

Regional Variations in Potential Plant Habitat Changes in Response to Multiple Global Warming Scenarios

Biosphere-climate interactions in a changing climate over North America

Climate-driven extinctions shape the phylogenetic structure of temperate tree floras

A review of the biophysical impacts of climate change in three hotspot regions in Africa and Asia

Is drought-induced forest dieback globally increasing? (open access)

Tree growth variation in the tropical forest: understanding effects of temperature, rainfall and CO2

Rain events decrease boreal peatland net CO2 uptake through reduced light availability

A boreal invasion in response to climate change? Range shifts and community effects in the borderland between forest and tundra (open access)

Has the advancing onset of spring vegetation green-up slowed down or changed abruptly over the last three decades?

Cascading effects of climate extremes on vertebrate fauna through changes to low-latitude tree flowering and fruiting phenology

Climate change, phenology, and butterfly host plant utilization (open access)

Change in spring arrival of migratory birds under an era of climate change, Swedish data from the last 140 years (open access)

Patterns of bird migration phenology in South Africa suggest northern hemisphere climate as the most consistent driver of change

Anticipated climate and land-cover changes reveal refuge areas for Borneo’s orang-utans (open access)

Asymmetric impact of the physiological effect of carbon dioxide on hydrological responses to instantaneous negative and positive CO2 forcing

Potential predictability of malaria in Africa using ECMWF monthly and seasonal climate forecasts

Climate change and marine benthos: a review of existing research and future directions in the North Atlantic

Chlorophyll a reconstruction from in-situ measurements, Part II: Marked carbon uptake decrease in the last century

Climate change enhances primary production in the western antarctic peninsula

Ocean acidification along the 24.5°N section in the subtropical North Atlantic

Ocean acidification accelerates dissolution of experimental coral reef communities (open access)

Acidification effects on biofouling communities: winners and losers (open access)

Secondary calcification and dissolution respond differently to future ocean conditions (open access)

Calcification is not the Achilles’ heel of cold-water corals in an acidifying ocean

Forecasted coral reef decline in marine biodiversity hotspots under climate change

Improved sea level record over the satellite altimetry era (1993–2010) from the Climate Change Initiative project (open access)

The Global Impacts of Extreme Sea-Level Rise: A Comprehensive Economic Assessment (open access)

Importance and origin of halosteric contribution to sea level change in the southeast Indian Ocean during 2005-2013

Impact of Greenland orography on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation

Detecting changes in marine responses to ENSO from 850–2100 CE: insights from the ocean carbon cycle

Rising atmospheric CO2 leads to large impact of biology on Southern Ocean CO2 uptake via changes of the Revelle factor

The age of river-transported carbon: a global perspective

Peru-Chile upwelling dynamics under climate change

Decrease in water clarity of the southern and central North Sea during the 20th-century

The response of lake variations to climate change in the past forty years: A case study of the northeastern Tibetan Plateau and adjacent areas, China

Climate driven vertical acceleration of Icelandic crust measured by CGPS geodesy

Exploring climate change impacts and adaptation options for maize production in the Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia using different climate change scenarios and crop models

How Climate Change Affects Extremes in Maize and Wheat Yield in Two Cropping Regions

Projected changes in Malawi’s growing season

Assessing the limits of bias correcting climate model outputs for climate change impact studies


Top-down estimates of European CH4 and N2O emissions based on four different inverse models (open access)

North America’s net terrestrial CO2 exchange with the atmosphere 1990–2009 (open access)

Axial-obliquity control on the greenhouse carbon budget through mid- to high-latitude reservoirs

Environmental impacts of electricity generation at global, regional and national scales in 1980-2011: What can we learn for future energy planning?

A missing link? The case of Norway and Sweden: Does increased renewable energy production impact domestic greenhouse gas emissions?

Uncertainties in future energy demand in UK residential heating

The potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the UK through healthy and realistic dietary change

Mapping the scientific research on life cycle assessment: a bibliometric analysis

Scenario analysis of life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of Darjeeling tea

Dual high-stake emerging technologies: a review of the climate engineering research literature (open access)

Assessing the controllability of Arctic sea ice extent by sulfate aerosol geoengineering

The potential contribution to climate change mitigation from temporary carbon storage in biomaterials

Modeling California policy impacts on greenhouse gas emissions

Labeling opinions in the climate debate: a critical review


Crowdsourcing for climate and atmospheric sciences: current status and future potential

The trajectory of the Anthropocene: The Great Acceleration

When the long run matters

Estimates of global dew collection potential on artificial surfaces (open access)

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