Science Sources

Search the database below for peer-reviewed studies and organizational reports documenting climate change trends. (Note: The database does not include studies on projected, or future change.) For studies that specifically identify the fingerprint of climate change on observed trends and events, visit Science Sources: Detection and Attribution.

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Attribution of climate extreme events Nature Climate Change Jun 22, 2015 Kevin E. Trenberth, John T. Fasullo & Theodore G. Shepherd
Climate change now detectable from any single day of weather at global scale Nature Climate Change Jan 2, 2020 Sebastian Sippel, Nicolai Meinshausen, Erich M. Fischer, Enikő Székely, Reto Knutti
IPCC AR5 WGI: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis Cambridge University Press Sep 1, 2013 Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley (eds.)
NCA 4: Climate Change Impacts in the United States (Volume I) U.S. Global Change Research Program Nov 3, 2017 Donald Wuebbles, David Fahey, and Kathleen Hibbard
Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change Assessment: Part I Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society May 28, 2019 Thomas Knutson, Suzana J. Camargo, Johnny C. L. Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Chang-Hoi Ho, James Kossin, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Masaki Satoh, Masato Sugi, Kevin Walsh, and Liguang Wu
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Tropical cyclone motion in a changing climate Science Advances Apr 22, 2020 Gan Zhang, Hiroyuki Murakami, Thomas R. Knutson, Ryo Mizuta, Kohei Yoshida
Tropical cyclones and climate change Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change Nov 5, 2015 Walsh, Kevin J.E., McBride, John L., Klotzbach, Philip J., Balachandran, Sethurathinam, Camargo, Suzana J., Holland, Greg, Knutson, Thomas R., Kossin, James P., Lee, Tsz‐cheung, Sobel, Adam, Sugi, Masato
Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change Assessment: Part I Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society May 28, 2019 Thomas Knutson, Suzana J. Camargo, Johnny C. L. Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Chang-Hoi Ho, James Kossin, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Masaki Satoh, Masato Sugi, Kevin Walsh, and Liguang Wu
Tropical cyclones and climate change* Nature Geoscience Feb 28, 2010 Thomas R. Knutson, John L. McBride, Johnny Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Greg Holland, Chris Landsea, Isaac Held, James P. Kossin, A. K. Srivastava, Masato Sugi
Tropical dead zones and mass mortalities on coral reefs Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Mar 20, 2017 Andrew H. Altieri, Seamus B. Harrison, Janina Seemann, Rachel Collin, Robert J. Diaz, Nancy Knowlton
Tropical forcing of Circumpolar Deep Water Inflow and outlet glacier thinning in the Amundsen Sea Embayment, West Antarctica Annals of Glaciology Nov 1, 2012 Steig, E.J.; Ding, Q.; Battisti, D.S.; Jenkins, A.
Tropospheric Warming Over The Past Two Decades Scientific Reports May 24, 2017 Benjamin D. Santer, Susan Solomon, Frank J. Wentz, Qiang Fu, Stephen Po-Chedley, Carl Mears, Jeffrey F. Painter, Céline Bonfils
Twentieth-century hydroclimate changes consistent with human influence Nature May 1, 2019 Kate Marvel, Benjamin I. Cook, Céline J. W. Bonfils, Paul J. Durack, Jason E. Smerdon, A. Park Williams
Twenty-first century Arctic climate change American Meteorological Society Apr 10, 2012 Stephen J. Vavrus, Marika M. Holland, Alexandra Jahn, David A. Bailey, and Benjamin A. Blazey
Twenty-First-Century Snowfall and Snowpack Changes over the Southern California Mountains American Meteorological Society Oct 8, 2015 Fengpeng Sun, Alex Hall, Marla Schwartz, Daniel B.Walton, and Neil Berg
Twenty-Seven Ways a Heat Wave Can Kill You: Deadly Heat in the Era of Climate Change Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Nov 9, 2017 Camilo Mora, Chelsie W.W. Counsell, Coral R. Bielecki, Leo V Louis
Two distinct influences of Arctic warming on cold winters over North America and East Asia Nature Geoscience Aug 31, 2015 Jong-Seong Kug, Jee-Hoon Jeong, Yeon-Soo Jang, Baek-Min Kim, Chris K. Folland, Seung-Ki Min, Seok-Woo Son
U-Th dating reveals regional-scale decline of branching Acropora corals on the Great Barrier Reef over the past century Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Sep 11, 2017 Tara R. Clark, George Roff, Jian-xin Zhao, Yue-xing Feng, Terence J. Done, Laurence J. McCook, John M. Pandolfi
U.S. Heat, February 2017 World Weather Attribution Mar 8, 2017 Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, Andrew King, Friederike Otto, Gabriel Vecchi, Claudia Tebaldi, and Heidi Cullen
U.S. temperature and drought: Recent anomalies and trends Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union Nov 20, 2012 T. R. Karl, B. E. Gleason, M. J. Menne, J. R. McMahon, R. R. Heim, M. J. Brewer, K. E. Kunkel, D. S. Arndt, J. L. Privette, J. J. Bates, P. Y. Groisman, D. R. Easterling
UK Climate Projections science report: Climate change projections Dec 1, 2010 James Murphy, David Sexton, Geoff Jenkins, Penny Boorman, Ben Booth, Kate Brown, Robin Clark, Mat Collins, Glen Harris, Lizzie Kendon
Un/natural Disasters: Communicating Linkages Between Extreme Events and Climate Change World Meteorological Organization Oct 28, 2016 Susan Joy Hassol, Simon Torok, Sophie Lewis, and Patrick Luganda
Uncertain recovery of the North Atlantic right whale in a changing ocean Global Change Biology Oct 30, 2017 Meyer‐Gutbrod, Erin L., Greene, Charles H.
Uncertainty in the relationship between climate forcing and hydrological response in UK catchments Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Mar 15, 2011 N. W. Arnell
Under-estimated wave contribution to coastal sea-level rise Nature Climate Change Feb 26, 2018 Angélique Melet, Benoit Meyssignac, Rafael Almar, Gonéri Le Cozannet

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