New publication: The Saharan heat low and moisture transport pathways in the central Sahara—Multiaircraft observations and Africa-LAM evaluation

Posted on 28th May 2015

S. Engelstaedter, R. Washington, C. Flamant, D. J. Parker, C. J. T. Allen, and M. C. Todd (2015) The Saharan heat low and moisture transport pathways in the central Sahara—Multiaircraft observations and Africa-LAM evaluation Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres DOI 10.1002/2015JD023123 Abstract We present a characterization of the Saharan heat low (SHL) based on dropsonde […]

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New publication: A simulated lagged response of the North Atlantic Oscillation to the solar cycle over the period 1960–2009

Posted on 28th May 2015

M B Andrews, J R Knight and L J Gray (2015) A simulated lagged response of the North Atlantic Oscillation to the solar cycle over the period 1960–2009 Environmental Research Letters doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/5/054022 Abstract Numerous studies have suggested an impact of the 11 year solar cycle on the winter North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO), with an increased […]

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New publication: The RESET project: constructing a European tephra lattice for refined synchronisation of environmental and archaeological events during the last c. 100 ka

Posted on 13th May 2015

John Lowe, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, Rupert A. Housleya, Christine S. Laneb, 1, Emma L. Tomlinson (2015) The RESET project: constructing a European tephra lattice for refined synchronisation of environmental and archaeological events during the last c. 100 ka Quaternary Science Reviews doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.04.006 Abstract This paper introduces the aims and scope of the RESET project (RESponse […]

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New publication: Potential for thermal tolerance to mediate climate change effects on three members of a cool temperate lizard genus, Niveoscincus

Posted on 13th May 2015

Amanda J. Caldwell, Geoffrey M. While, b, Nicholas J. Beeton, Erik Wapstra (2015) Potential for thermal tolerance to mediate climate change effects on three members of a cool temperate lizard genus, Niveoscincus Journal of Thermal Biology doi:10.1016/j.jtherbio.2015.05.002 Abstract Climatic changes are predicted to be greater in higher latitude and mountainous regions but species specific impacts […]

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New publication: Possible impacts of a future Grand Solar Minimum on climate: Stratospheric and global circulation changes

Posted on 6th May 2015

A. C. Maycock, S. Ineson, L. J. Gray, A. A. Scaife, J. A. Anstey, M. Lockwood, N. Butchart, S. C. Hardiman, D. M. Mitchell, S. M. Osprey (2015) Possible impacts of a future Grand Solar Minimum on climate: Stratospheric and global circulation changes Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres DOI: 10.1002/2014JD022022 Abstract It has been suggested […]

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