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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-2107-2016, 2016 | 6,156 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-93-2017, 2017 | 2,840 views
16 Mar 2017
Historical Climate off the Atlantic Iberian Peninsula
Fátima Abrantes, Teresa Rodrigues, Marta Rufino, Emília Salgueiro, Dulce Oliveira, Sandra Gomes, Paulo Oliveira, Ana Costa, Mário Mil-Homens, Teresa Drago, and Filipa Naughton
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2017-39, 2017
Manuscript not accepted for further review (discussion: closed, 7 comments) | 2,254 views
30 Mar 2017
Spatio-temporal variability of Arctic summer temperatures over the past two millennia: an overview of the last major climate anomalies
Johannes P. Werner, Dmitry V. Divine, Fredrik Charpentier Ljungqvist, Tine Nilsen, and Pierre Francus
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2017-29, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 8 comments) | 2,123 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-2195-2016, 2016 | 2,120 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-149-2017, 2017 | 2,081 views
07 Apr 2017
Comparing proxy and model estimates of hydroclimate variability and change over the Common Era
Jason E. Smerdon, Jürg Luterbacher, Steven J. Phipps, Kevin J. Anchukaitis, Toby Ault, Sloan Coats, Kim M. Cobb, Benjamin I. Cook, Chris Colose, Thomas Felis, Ailie Gallant, Johann H. Jungclaus, Bronwen Konecky, Allegra LeGrande, Sophie Lewis, Alex S. Lopatka, Wenmin Man, Justin S. Mankin, Justin T. Maxwell, Bette L. Otto-Bliesner, Judson W. Partin, Deepti Singh, Nathan J. Steiger, Samantha Stevenson, Jessica E. Tierney, Davide Zanchettin, Huan Zhang, Alyssa R. Atwood, Laia Andreu-Hayles, Seung H. Baek, Brendan Buckley, Edward R. Cook, Rosanne D'Arrigo, Sylvia G. Dee, Michael Griffiths, Charuta Kulkarni, Yochanan Kushnir, Flavio Lehner, Caroline Leland, Hans W. Linderholm, Atsushi Okazaki, Jonathan Palmer, Eduardo Piovano, Christoph C. Raible, Mukund P. Rao, Jacob Scheff, Gavin A. Schmidt, Richard Seager, Martin Widmann, A. Park Williams, and Elena Xoplaki
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2017-37, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 6 comments) | 1,887 views
24 Mar 2017
Precipitation changes in the Mediterranean basin during the Holocene from terrestrial and marine pollen records: a model–data comparison
Odile Peyron, Nathalie Combourieu-Nebout, David Brayshaw, Simon Goring, Valérie Andrieu-Ponel, Stéphanie Desprat, Will Fletcher, Belinda Gambin, Chryssanthi Ioakim, Sébastien Joannin, Ulrich Kotthoff, Katerina Kouli, Vincent Montade, Jörg Pross, Laura Sadori, and Michel Magny
Clim. Past, 13, 249-265, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-249-2017, 2017 | 1,872 views
29 Mar 2017
Was the Little Ice Age more or less El Niño-like than the Medieval Climate Anomaly? Evidence from hydrological and temperature proxy data
Lilo M. K. Henke, F. Hugo Lambert, and Dan J. Charman
Clim. Past, 13, 267-301, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-267-2017, 2017 | 1,838 views
17 Nov 2017
Antarctic climate variability on regional and continental scales over the last 2000 years
Barbara Stenni, Mark A. J. Curran, Nerilie J. Abram, Anais Orsi, Sentia Goursaud, Valerie Masson-Delmotte, Raphael Neukom, Hugues Goosse, Dmitry Divine, Tas van Ommen, Eric J. Steig, Daniel A. Dixon, Elizabeth R. Thomas, Nancy A. N. Bertler, Elisabeth Isaksson, Alexey Ekaykin, Martin Werner, and Massimo Frezzotti
Clim. Past, 13, 1609-1634, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1609-2017, 2017 | 1,818 views
18 Jul 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, 13, 897-917, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-897-2017, 2017 | 1,763 views
13 Oct 2017
Climatic history of the northeastern United States during the past 3000 years
Jennifer R. Marlon, Neil Pederson, Connor Nolan, Simon Goring, Bryan Shuman, Ann Robertson, Robert Booth, Patrick J. Bartlein, Melissa A. Berke, Michael Clifford, Edward Cook, Ann Dieffenbacher-Krall, Michael C. Dietze, Amy Hessl, J. Bradford Hubeny, Stephen T. Jackson, Jeremiah Marsicek, Jason McLachlan, Cary J. Mock, David J. P. Moore, Jonathan Nichols, Dorothy Peteet, Kevin Schaefer, Valerie Trouet, Charles Umbanhowar, John W. Williams, and Zicheng Yu
Clim. Past, 13, 1355-1379, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1355-2017, 2017 | 1,666 views
27 Jul 2017
Antarctic climate and ice-sheet configuration during the early Pliocene interglacial at 4.23 Ma
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, 13, 959-975, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-959-2017, 2017 | 1,661 views
30 May 2017
Leads and lags between Antarctic temperature and carbon dioxide during the last deglaciation
Léa Gest, Frédéric Parrenin, Jai Chowdhry Beeman, Dominique Raynaud, Tyler J. Fudge, Christo Buizert, and Edward J. Brook
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2017-71, 2017
Manuscript under review for CP (discussion: final response, 3 comments) | 1,647 views
15 Mar 2017
Tropical forcing of increased Southern Ocean climate variability revealed by a 140-year subantarctic temperature reconstruction
Chris S. M. Turney, Christopher J. Fogwill, Jonathan G. Palmer, Erik van Sebille, Zoë Thomas, Matt McGlone, Sarah Richardson, Janet M. Wilmshurst, Pavla Fenwick, Violette Zunz, Hugues Goosse, Kerry-Jayne Wilson, Lionel Carter, Mathew Lipson, Richard T. Jones, Melanie Harsch, Graeme Clark, Ezequiel Marzinelli, Tracey Rogers, Eleanor Rainsley, Laura Ciasto, Stephanie Waterman, Elizabeth R. Thomas, and Martin Visbeck
Clim. Past, 13, 231-248, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-231-2017, 2017 | 1,639 views
10 Nov 2017
Regional Antarctic snow accumulation over the past 1000 years
Elizabeth R. Thomas, J. Melchior van Wessem, Jason Roberts, Elisabeth Isaksson, Elisabeth Schlosser, Tyler J. Fudge, Paul Vallelonga, Brooke Medley, Jan Lenaerts, Nancy Bertler, Michiel R. van den Broeke, Daniel A. Dixon, Massimo Frezzotti, Barbara Stenni, Mark Curran, and Alexey A. Ekaykin
Clim. Past, 13, 1491-1513, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1491-2017, 2017 | 1,577 views
21 Apr 2017
Influence of North Pacific decadal variability on the western Canadian Arctic over the past 700 years
François Lapointe, Pierre Francus, Scott F. Lamoureux, Mathias Vuille, Jean-Philippe Jenny, Raymond S. Bradley, and Charly Massa
Clim. Past, 13, 411-420, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-411-2017, 2017 | 1,525 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-2181-2016, 2016 | 1,491 views
01 Aug 2017
Post-glacial flooding of the Bering Land Bridge dated to 11 cal ka 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 Semiletov, and Matt O'Regan
Clim. Past, 13, 991-1005, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-991-2017, 2017 | 1,443 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-2271-2016, 2016 | 1,388 views
21 Sep 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, 13, 1199-1212, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1199-2017, 2017 | 1,375 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1-2017, 2017 | 1,369 views
19 Jun 2017
Extreme flood event reconstruction spanning the last century in the El Bibane Lagoon (southeastern Tunisia): a multi-proxy approach
Aida Affouri, Laurent Dezileau, and Nejib Kallel
Clim. Past, 13, 711-727, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-711-2017, 2017 | 1,336 views
20 Apr 2017
Development and evaluation of a system of proxy data assimilation for paleoclimate reconstruction
Atsushi Okazaki and Kei Yoshimura
Clim. Past, 13, 379-393, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-379-2017, 2017 | 1,321 views
08 May 2017
Reconstructing paleoclimate fields using online data assimilation with a linear inverse model
Walter A. Perkins and Gregory J. Hakim
Clim. Past, 13, 421-436, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-421-2017, 2017 | 1,321 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-17-2017, 2017 | 1,319 views
07 Apr 2017
Freshening of the Labrador Sea as a trigger for Little Ice Age development
Montserrat Alonso-Garcia, Helga (Kikki) F. Kleiven, Jerry F. McManus, Paola Moffa-Sanchez, Wallace S. Broecker, and Benjamin P. Flower
Clim. Past, 13, 317-331, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-317-2017, 2017 | 1,316 views
25 Sep 2017
The Plio-Pleistocene climatic evolution as a consequence of orbital forcing on the carbon cycle
Didier Paillard
Clim. Past, 13, 1259-1267, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1259-2017, 2017 | 1,307 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-2215-2016, 2016 | 1,302 views
05 Apr 2017
The 3.6 ka Aniakchak tephra in the Arctic Ocean: a constraint on the Holocene radiocarbon reservoir age in the Chukchi Sea
Christof Pearce, Aron Varhelyi, Stefan Wastegård, Francesco Muschitiello, Natalia Barrientos, Matt O'Regan, Thomas M. Cronin, Laura Gemery, Igor Semiletov, Jan Backman, and Martin Jakobsson
Clim. Past, 13, 303-316, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-303-2017, 2017 | 1,270 views
10 Mar 2017
An improved north–south synchronization of ice core records around the 41 kyr 10Be peak
Grant M. Raisbeck, Alexandre Cauquoin, Jean Jouzel, Amaelle Landais, Jean-Robert Petit, Vladimir Y. Lipenkov, Juerg Beer, Hans-Arno Synal, Hans Oerter, Sigfus J. Johnsen, Jorgen P. Steffensen, Anders Svensson, and Françoise Yiou
Clim. Past, 13, 217-229, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-217-2017, 2017 | 1,247 views
05 Jul 2017
Revisiting the Ceara Rise, equatorial Atlantic Ocean: isotope stratigraphy of ODP Leg 154 from 0 to 5 Ma
Roy H. Wilkens, Thomas Westerhold, Anna J. Drury, Mitchell Lyle, Thomas Gorgas, and Jun Tian
Clim. Past, 13, 779-793, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-779-2017, 2017 | 1,244 views
18 Apr 2017
δ13C decreases in the upper western South Atlantic during Heinrich Stadials 3 and 2
Marília C. Campos, Cristiano M. Chiessi, Ines Voigt, Alberto R. Piola, Henning Kuhnert, and Stefan Mulitza
Clim. Past, 13, 345-358, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-345-2017, 2017 | 1,238 views
11 Sep 2017
Astronomical calibration of the Ypresian timescale: implications for seafloor spreading rates and the chaotic behavior of the solar system?
Thomas Westerhold, Ursula Röhl, Thomas Frederichs, Claudia Agnini, Isabella Raffi, James C. Zachos, and Roy H. Wilkens
Clim. Past, 13, 1129-1152, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1129-2017, 2017 | 1,236 views
16 Aug 2017
Experiments based on blue intensity for reconstructing North Pacific temperatures along the Gulf of Alaska
Rob Wilson, Rosanne D'Arrigo, Laia Andreu-Hayles, Rose Oelkers, Greg Wiles, Kevin Anchukaitis, and Nicole Davi
Clim. Past, 13, 1007-1022, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1007-2017, 2017 | 1,232 views
04 Oct 2017
Late Holocene intensification of the westerly winds at the subantarctic Auckland Islands (51° S), New Zealand
Imogen M. Browne, Christopher M. Moy, Christina R. Riesselman, Helen L. Neil, Lorelei G. Curtin, Andrew R. Gorman, and Gary S. Wilson
Clim. Past, 13, 1301-1322, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1301-2017, 2017 | 1,228 views
08 Sep 2017
Holocene dynamics in the Bering Strait inflow to the Arctic and the Beaufort Gyre circulation based on sedimentary records from the Chukchi Sea
Masanobu Yamamoto, Seung-Il Nam, Leonid Polyak, Daisuke Kobayashi, Kenta Suzuki, Tomohisa Irino, and Koji Shimada
Clim. Past, 13, 1111-1127, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1111-2017, 2017 | 1,215 views
20 Apr 2017
Aromatic acids in a Eurasian Arctic ice core: a 2600-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, 13, 395-410, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-395-2017, 2017 | 1,193 views
19 Apr 2017
Summer temperature evolution on the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russian Far East, during the past 20 000 years
Vera D. Meyer, Jens Hefter, Gerrit Lohmann, Lars Max, Ralf Tiedemann, and Gesine Mollenhauer
Clim. Past, 13, 359-377, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-359-2017, 2017 | 1,186 views
09 Mar 2017
Changes in Holocene meridional circulation and poleward Atlantic flow: the Bay of Biscay as a nodal point
Yannick Mary, Frédérique Eynaud, Christophe Colin, Linda Rossignol, Sandra Brocheray, Meryem Mojtahid, Jennifer Garcia, Marion Peral, Hélène Howa, Sébastien Zaragosi, and Michel Cremer
Clim. Past, 13, 201-216, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-201-2017, 2017 | 1,175 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-107-2017, 2017 | 1,170 views
19 May 2017
Decadal resolution record of Oman upwelling indicates solar forcing of the Indian summer monsoon (9–6 ka)
Philipp M. Munz, Stephan Steinke, Anna Böll, Andreas Lückge, Jeroen Groeneveld, Michal Kucera, and Hartmut Schulz
Clim. Past, 13, 491-509, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-491-2017, 2017 | 1,169 views
05 Sep 2017
Deglacial sea level history of the East Siberian Sea and Chukchi Sea margins
Thomas M. Cronin, Matt O'Regan, Christof Pearce, Laura Gemery, Michael Toomey, Igor Semiletov, and Martin Jakobsson
Clim. Past, 13, 1097-1110, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1097-2017, 2017 | 1,163 views
03 Jul 2017
A dual-biomarker approach for quantification of changes in relative humidity from sedimentary lipid DH ratios
Oliver Rach, Ansgar Kahmen, Achim Brauer, and Dirk Sachse
Clim. Past, 13, 741-757, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-741-2017, 2017 | 1,154 views
14 Jun 2017
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 J. Cohen, John C. Hellstrom, Michael K. Gagan, Silvia Frisia, Russell N. Drysdale, Alan D. Griffiths, and Andrea Borsato
Clim. Past, 13, 667-687, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-667-2017, 2017 | 1,154 views
26 Oct 2017
Low-resolution Australasian palaeoclimate records of the last 2000 years
Bronwyn C. Dixon, Jonathan J. Tyler, Andrew M. Lorrey, Ian D. Goodwin, Joëlle Gergis, and Russell N. Drysdale
Clim. Past, 13, 1403-1433, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1403-2017, 2017 | 1,151 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-135-2017, 2017 | 1,146 views
30 Jun 2017
Regional seesaw between the 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, 13, 729-739, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-729-2017, 2017 | 1,133 views
14 Jun 2017
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, 13, 689-710, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-689-2017, 2017 | 1,129 views
06 Jul 2017
Palaeoclimate characteristics in interior Siberia of MIS 6–2: first insights from the Batagay permafrost mega-thaw slump in the Yana Highlands
Kseniia Ashastina, Lutz Schirrmeister, Margret Fuchs, and Frank Kienast
Clim. Past, 13, 795-818, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-795-2017, 2017 | 1,129 views
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