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Climate of the Past An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
01 Dec 2016
The 1430s: a cold period of extraordinary internal climate variability during the early Spörer Minimum with social and economic impacts in north-western and central Europe
Chantal Camenisch, Kathrin M. Keller, Melanie Salvisberg, Benjamin Amann, Martin Bauch, Sandro Blumer, Rudolf Brázdil, Stefan Brönnimann, Ulf Büntgen, Bruce M. S. Campbell, Laura Fernández-Donado, Dominik Fleitmann, Rüdiger Glaser, Fidel González-Rouco, Martin Grosjean, Richard C. Hoffmann, Heli Huhtamaa, Fortunat Joos, Andrea Kiss, Oldřich Kotyza, Flavio Lehner, Jürg Luterbacher, Nicolas Maughan, Raphael Neukom, Theresa Novy, Kathleen Pribyl, Christoph C. Raible, Dirk Riemann, Maximilian Schuh, Philip Slavin, Johannes P. Werner, and Oliver Wetter
Clim. Past, 12, 2107-2126, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2107-2016, 2016 | 3,966 views
15 Dec 2016
Last Interglacial climate and sea-level evolution from a coupled ice sheet–climate model
Heiko Goelzer, Philippe Huybrechts, Marie-France Loutre, and Thierry Fichefet
Clim. Past, 12, 2195-2213, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2195-2016, 2016 | 1,029 views
16 Dec 2016
Climate trends in northern Ontario and Québec from borehole temperature profiles
Carolyne Pickler, Hugo Beltrami, and Jean-Claude Mareschal
Clim. Past, 12, 2215-2227, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2215-2016, 2016 | 892 views
09 Feb 2017
Temperature variability in the Iberian Range since 1602 inferred from tree-ring records
Ernesto Tejedor, Miguel Ángel Saz, José María Cuadrat, Jan Esper, and Martín de Luis
Clim. Past, 13, 93-105, doi:10.5194/cp-13-93-2017, 2017 | 867 views
24 Feb 2017
A record of Neogene seawater δ11B reconstructed from paired δ11B analyses on benthic and planktic foraminifera
Rosanna Greenop, Mathis P. Hain, Sindia M. Sosdian, Kevin I. C. Oliver, Philip Goodwin, Thomas B. Chalk, Caroline H. Lear, Paul A. Wilson, and Gavin L. Foster
Clim. Past, 13, 149-170, doi:10.5194/cp-13-149-2017, 2017 | 807 views
22 Dec 2016
The simulated climate of the Last Glacial Maximum and insights into the global marine carbon cycle
Pearse J. Buchanan, Richard J. Matear, Andrew Lenton, Steven J. Phipps, Zanna Chase, and David M. Etheridge
Clim. Past, 12, 2271-2295, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2271-2016, 2016 | 705 views
21 Dec 2016
Assessing performance and seasonal bias of pollen-based climate reconstructions in a perfect model world
Kira Rehfeld, Mathias Trachsel, Richard J. Telford, and Thomas Laepple
Clim. Past, 12, 2255-2270, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2255-2016, 2016 | 697 views
14 Dec 2016
North American regional climate reconstruction from ground surface temperature histories
Fernando Jaume-Santero, Carolyne Pickler, Hugo Beltrami, and Jean-Claude Mareschal
Clim. Past, 12, 2181-2194, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2181-2016, 2016 | 682 views
04 Jan 2017
Spring temperature variability over Turkey since 1800 CE reconstructed from a broad network of tree-ring data
Nesibe Köse, H. Tuncay Güner, Grant L. Harley, and Joel Guiot
Clim. Past, 13, 1-15, doi:10.5194/cp-13-1-2017, 2017 | 632 views
19 Dec 2016
Sea ice led to poleward-shifted winds at the Last Glacial Maximum: the influence of state dependency on CMIP5 and PMIP3 models
Louise C. Sime, Dominic Hodgson, Thomas J. Bracegirdle, Claire Allen, Bianca Perren, Stephen Roberts, and Agatha M. de Boer
Clim. Past, 12, 2241-2253, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2241-2016, 2016 | 590 views
18 Jan 2017
High-amplitude lake-level changes in tectonically active Lake Issyk-Kul (Kyrgyzstan) revealed by high-resolution seismic reflection data
Andrea Catalina Gebhardt, Lieven Naudts, Lies De Mol, Jan Klerkx, Kanatbek Abdrakhmatov, Edward R. Sobel, and Marc De Batist
Clim. Past, 13, 73-92, doi:10.5194/cp-13-73-2017, 2017 | 581 views
10 Jan 2017
Hydrological variations of the intermediate water masses of the western Mediterranean Sea during the past 20 ka inferred from neodymium isotopic composition in foraminifera and cold-water corals
Quentin Dubois-Dauphin, Paolo Montagna, Giuseppe Siani, Eric Douville, Claudia Wienberg, Dierk Hebbeln, Zhifei Liu, Nejib Kallel, Arnaud Dapoigny, Marie Revel, Edwige Pons-Branchu, Marco Taviani, and Christophe Colin
Clim. Past, 13, 17-37, doi:10.5194/cp-13-17-2017, 2017 | 577 views
16 Jan 2017
Sea ice and pollution-modulated changes in Greenland ice core methanesulfonate and bromine
Olivia J. Maselli, Nathan J. Chellman, Mackenzie Grieman, Lawrence Layman, Joseph R. McConnell, Daniel Pasteris, Rachael H. Rhodes, Eric Saltzman, and Michael Sigl
Clim. Past, 13, 39-59, doi:10.5194/cp-13-39-2017, 2017 | 566 views
16 Jan 2017
Climatic variability in Princess Elizabeth Land (East Antarctica) over the last 350 years
Alexey A. Ekaykin, Diana O. Vladimirova, Vladimir Y. Lipenkov, and Valérie Masson-Delmotte
Clim. Past, 13, 61-71, doi:10.5194/cp-13-61-2017, 2017 | 510 views
06 Dec 2016
Sedimentary archives of climate and sea-level changes during the Holocene in the Rhône prodelta (NW Mediterranean Sea)
Anne-Sophie Fanget, Maria-Angela Bassetti, Christophe Fontanier, Alina Tudryn, and Serge Berné
Clim. Past, 12, 2161-2179, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2161-2016, 2016 | 480 views
16 Feb 2017
Changes to the tropical circulation in the mid-Pliocene and their implications for future climate
Shawn Corvec and Christopher G. Fletcher
Clim. Past, 13, 135-147, doi:10.5194/cp-13-135-2017, 2017 | 413 views
19 Dec 2016
Quantitative reconstruction of summer precipitation using a mid-Holocene δ13C common millet record from Guanzhong Basin, northern China
Qing Yang, Xiaoqiang Li, Xinying Zhou, Keliang Zhao, and Nan Sun
Clim. Past, 12, 2229-2240, doi:10.5194/cp-12-2229-2016, 2016 | 406 views
09 Feb 2017
Biome changes in Asia since the mid-Holocene – an analysis of different transient Earth system model simulations
Anne Dallmeyer, Martin Claussen, Jian Ni, Xianyong Cao, Yongbo Wang, Nils Fischer, Madlene Pfeiffer, Liya Jin, Vyacheslav Khon, Sebastian Wagner, Kerstin Haberkorn, and Ulrike Herzschuh
Clim. Past, 13, 107-134, doi:10.5194/cp-13-107-2017, 2017 | 403 views
16 Jan 2017
Three distinct Holocene intervals revealed in NW Madagascar: evidence from two stalagmites from two caves, and implications for ITCZ dynamics
Ny Riavo G. Voarintsoa, L. Bruce Railsback, George A. Brook, Lixin Wang, Gayatri Kathayat, Hai Cheng, Xianglei Li, R. Lawrence Edwards, Amos Fety Michel Rakotondrazafy, and Marie Olga Madison Razanatseheno
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-137, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 324 views
05 Dec 2016
Antarctic climate and ice sheet configuration during a peak-warmth Early Pliocene interglacial
Nicholas R. Golledge, Zoë A. Thomas, Richard H. Levy, Edward G. W. Gasson, Timothy R. Naish, Robert M. McKay, Douglas E. Kowalewski, and Christopher J. Fogwill
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-123, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 311 views
21 Dec 2016
Hydroclimate of the Last Glacial Maximum and deglaciation in southern Australia’s arid margin interpreted from speleothem records (23–15 ka)
Pauline C. Treble, Andy Baker, Linda K. Ayliffe, Timothy C. Cohen, John C. Hellstrom, Michael K. Gagan, Silvia Frisia, Russell N. Drysdale, Alan D. Griffiths, and Andrea Borsato
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-135, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 289 views
16 Jan 2017
Multi-proxy reconstructions of precipitation field in China over the past 500 years
Feng Shi, Sen Zhao, Zhengtang Guo, and Hugues Goosse
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-2, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 288 views
16 Jan 2017
Revisiting the Ceara Rise, equatorial Atlantic Ocean: isotope stratigraphy of ODP Leg 154
Roy Wilkens, Thomas Westerhold, Anna Joy Drury, Mitchell Lyle, Thomas Gorgas, and Jun Tian
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-140, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 4 comments) | 279 views
11 Jan 2017
The Plio-Pleistocene climatic evolution as a consequence of orbital forcing on the carbon cycle
Didier Paillard
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-3, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 259 views
06 Dec 2016
Reconstructing past climate by using proxy data and a linear climate model
Walter A. Perkins and Gregory J. Hakim
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-129, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 257 views
02 Feb 2017
A dual-biomarker approach for quantification of changes in relative humidity from sedimentary lipid D / H ratios
Oliver Rach, Ansgar Kahmen, Achim Brauer, and Dirk Sachse
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-7, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 4 comments) | 246 views
15 Dec 2016
Aromatic acids in a Eurasian Arctic ice core: a 3000-year proxy record of biomass burning
Mackenzie M. Grieman, Murat Aydin, Diedrich Fritzsche, Joseph R. McConnell, Thomas Opel, Michael Sigl, and Eric S. Saltzman
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-126, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 10 comments) | 245 views
20 Jan 2017
Decreasing Indian summer monsoon in northern Indian sub-continent during the last 180 years: evidence from five tree cellulose oxygen isotope chronologies
Chenxi Xu, Masaki Sano, Ashok Dimri, Rengaswamy Ramesh, Takeshi Nakatsuka, Feng Shi, and Zhengtang Guo
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-132, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 240 views
05 Dec 2016
Quantifying the effect of seasonal and vertical habitat tracking on planktonic foraminifera proxies
Lukas Jonkers and Michal Kučera
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-125, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 238 views
16 Jan 2017
Sedimentary record from the Canada Basin, Arctic Ocean: implications for late to middle Pleistocene glacial history
Linsen Dong, Yanguang Liu, Xuefa Shi, Leonid Polyak, Yuanhui Huang, Xisheng Fang, Jianxing Liu, Jianjun Zou, Kunshan Wang, Fuqiang Sun, and Xuchen Wang
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-139, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 234 views
19 Dec 2016
A new high-resolution pollen sequence at Lake Van, Turkey: Insights into penultimate interglacial-glacial climate change on vegetation history
Nadine Pickarski and Thomas Litt
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-133, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 5 comments) | 232 views
27 Feb 2017
Sea-ice-related halogen enrichment at Law Dome, coastal East Antarctica
Paul Vallelonga, Niccolo Maffezzoli, Andrew D. Moy, Mark A. J. Curran, Tessa R. Vance, Ross Edwards, Gwyn Hughes, Emily Barker, Gunnar Spreen, Alfonso Saiz-Lopez, J. Pablo Corella, Carlos A. Cuevas, and Andrea Spolaor
Clim. Past, 13, 171-184, doi:10.5194/cp-13-171-2017, 2017 | 229 views
24 Jan 2017
Influence of solar variability on the occurrence of Central European weather types from 1763 to 2009
Mikhaël Schwander, Marco Rohrer, Stefan Brönnimann, and Abdul Malik
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-8, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 217 views
19 Jan 2017
Evolution and forcing mechanisms of ENSO over the last 300,000 years in CCSM3
Zhengyao Lu, Zhengyu Liu, Guangshan Chen, and Jian Guan
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-128, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 214 views
09 Jan 2017
Ground-ice stable isotopes and cryostratigraphy reflect late Quaternary palaeoclimate in the Northeast Siberian Arctic (Oyogos Yar coast, Dmitry Laptev Strait)
Thomas Opel, Sebastian Wetterich, Hanno Meyer, Alexander Yu. Dereviagin, Margret C. Fuchs, and Lutz Schirrmeister
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-1, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 211 views
25 Jan 2017
Periodic input of dust over the Eastern Carpathians during the Holocene linked with Saharan desertification and human impact
Jack Longman, Daniel Veres, Vasile Ersek, Ulrich Salzmann, Katalin Hubay, Marc Bormann, Volker Wennrich, and Frank Schäbitz
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-6, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 3 comments) | 195 views
07 Dec 2016
Arabian Sea upwelling over the last millennium and in the 21st century as simulated by Earth System Models
Xing Yi and Eduardo Zorita
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-124, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 6 comments) | 180 views
31 Jan 2017
Holocene climatic evolution at the Chinese Loess Plateau: testing sensitivity to the global warming-cooling events
Taslima Anwar, Vadim A. Kravchinsky, Rui Zhang, Lioudmila P. Koukhar, Lirong Yang, and Leping Yue
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-10, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 177 views
13 Dec 2016
Extreme drought event in AD 1637–1643 in North China: New insight from pollen records in Kaifeng City
Dexin Liu, Jianhua Ma, Lei Gu, and Yanfang Chen
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-122, 2016
Manuscript not accepted for further review. (discussion: closed, 7 comments) | 176 views
10 Feb 2017
Quantifying the Influence of the Terrestrial Biosphere on Glacial-interglacial Climate Dynamics
Taraka Davies-Barnard, Andy Ridgwell, Joy Singarayer, and Paul Valdes
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-12, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 171 views
21 Dec 2016
Evaluation of PMIP2 and PMIP3 simulations of mid-Holocene climate in the Indo-Pacific, Australasian and Southern Ocean regions
Duncan Ackerley, Jessica Reeves, Cameron Barr, Helen Bostock, Kathryn Fitzsimmons, Michael-Shawn Fletcher, Chris Gouramanis, Helen McGregor, Scott Mooney, Steven Phipps, John Tibby, and Jonathan Tyler
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-136, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 166 views
13 Feb 2017
Regional seesaw between North Atlantic and Nordic Seas during the last glacial abrupt climate events
Mélanie Wary, Frédérique Eynaud, Didier Swingedouw, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Jens Matthiessen, Catherine Kissel, Jena Zumaque, Linda Rossignol, and Jean Jouzel
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-14, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 165 views
21 Dec 2016
Highly variable Pliocene sea surface conditions in the Norwegian Sea
Paul E. Bachem, Bjørg Risebrobakken, Stijn De Schepper, and Erin L. McClymont
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-131, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 165 views
10 Feb 2017
Astronomical Calibration of the Ypresian Time Scale: Implications for Seafloor Spreading Rates and the Chaotic Behaviour of the Solar System?
Thomas Westerhold, Ursula Röhl, Thomas Frederichs, Claudia Agnini, Isabella Raffi, James C. Zachos, and Roy H. Wilkens
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-15, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 158 views
15 Dec 2016
Late Holocene temperature variability in Tasmania inferred from borehole temperature data
Asadusjjaman Suman, Fiona Dyer, and Duanne White
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2016-127, 2016
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 149 views
13 Feb 2017
Post-glacial flooding of the Beringia Land Bridge dated to 11,000 cal yrs BP based on new geophysical and sediment records
Martin Jakobsson, Christof Pearce, Thomas M. Cronin, Jan Backman, Leif G. Anderson, Natalia Barrientos, Göran Björk, Helen Coxall, Agatha de Boer, Larry A. Mayer, Carl-Magnus Mörth, Johan Nilsson, Jayne E. Rattray, Christian Stranne, Igor Semilietov, and Matt O'Regan
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-11, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 106 views
16 Feb 2017
Mediterranean Outflow Water variability during the Early Pleistocene climate transition
Stefanie Kaboth, Patrick Grunert, and Lucas J. Lourens
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-13, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 104 views
21 Feb 2017
Atmospheric circulation and hydroclimate impacts of alternative warming scenarios for the Eocene
Henrik Carlson and Rodrigo Caballero
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-17, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 81 views
24 Feb 2017
Regional and global climate for the mid-Pliocene using CCSM4 and PlioMIP2 boundary conditions
Deepak Chandan and W. Richard Peltier
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-21, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 71 views
21 Feb 2017
Sources and characteristics of terrestrial carbon in Holocene-scale sediments of the East Siberian Sea
Kirsi Keskitalo, Tommaso Tesi, Lisa Bröder, August Andersson, Christof Pearce, Martin Sköld, Igor P. Semiletov, Oleg V. Dudarev, and Örjan Gustafsson
Clim. Past Discuss., doi:10.5194/cp-2017-20, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 61 views
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