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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NCA 4: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States (Volume II) U.S. Global Change Research Program Nov 23, 2018 Reidmiller, D.R., C.W. Avery, D.R. Easterling, K.E. Kunkel, K.L.M. Lewis, T.K. Maycock, and B.C. Stewart (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
Attribution of Weather and Climate Events Annual Review of Environment and Resources Jul 26, 2017 Friederike E.L. Otto
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
The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States Climate and Health Assessment Apr 4, 2016 US Global Change Research Program
Attribution of Extreme Weather Events in the Context of Climate Change The National Academies Press Mar 11, 2016 Committee on Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change Attribution
Attribution of climate extreme events Nature Climate Change Jun 22, 2015 Kevin E. Trenberth, John T. Fasullo & Theodore G. Shepherd
What We Know – The Reality, Risks, and Response To Climate Change American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Mar 18, 2014 Mario Molina, James McCarthy, Diana Wall, Richard Alley, Julia Cole, Sarah Das, Noah Diffenbaugh, Kerry Emanuel, Howard Frumkin, Katharine Hayhoe, Camille Parmesan, Marshall Shepherd
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.)
Title Source Datesort ascending Author(s)
Precipitation Shifts over Western North America as a Result of Declining Arctic Sea Ice Cover: The Coupled System Response American Meteorological Society Sep 30, 2005 Jacob O. Sewall
Anthropogenic ocean acidification over the twenty-first century and its impact on calcifying organisms Nature Sep 28, 2005 James C. Orr, Victoria J. Fabry, Olivier Aumont, Laurent Bopp, Scott C. Doney, Richard A. Feely, Anand Gnanadesikan, Nicolas Gruber, Akio Ishida, Fortunat Joos, Robert M. Key, Keith Lindsay, Ernst Maier-Reimer, Richard Matear, Patrick Monfray et al
Response of Extreme Storm Tide Levels to Long-term Sea Level Change Oceans, 2005: Proceedings of Marine Technology Society and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Sep 19, 2005 Chris E. Zervas
Response of Extreme Storm Tide Levels to Long-term Sea Level Change Oceans, 2005: Proceedings of Marine Technology Society and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Sep 19, 2005 Chris E. Zervas
Changes in Tropical Cyclone Number, Duration, and Intensity in a Warming Environment Science Sep 16, 2005 P. J. Webster, G. J. Holland, J. A. Curry, H.-R. Chang
Changes in Tropical Cyclone Number, Duration, and Intensity in a Warming Environment Science Sep 16, 2005 P. J. Webster, G. J. Holland, J. A. Curry, H.-R. Chang
Dynamic and thermodynamic changes in mean and extreme precipitation under changed climate Geophysical Research Letters Sep 13, 2005 Emori, S., Brown, S. J.
Stability of the Larsen B ice shelf on the Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene epoch Nature Aug 4, 2005 Eugene Domack, Diana Duran, Amy Leventer, Scott Ishman, Sarah Doane, Scott McCallum, David Amblas, Jim Ring, Robert Gilbert & Michael Prentice
Increasing destructiveness of tropical cyclones over the past 30 years Nature Aug 3, 2005 Kerry Emanuel
Increasing destructiveness of tropical cyclones over the past 30 years Nature Aug 3, 2005 Kerry Emanuel
Increasing destructiveness of tropical cyclones over the past 30 years Nature Aug 3, 2005 Kerry Emanuel
Penetration of Human-Induced Warming into the World's Oceans Science Jul 8, 2005 Tim P. Barnett, David W. Pierce, Krishna M. AchutaRao, Peter J. Gleckler, Benjamin D. Santer, Jonathan M. Gregory, Warren M. Washington
Risk Mitigation Strategies for Tornadoes in the Context of Climate Change and Development Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change Jul 1, 2005 G. A. McBean
Detecting and Attributing External Influences on the Climate System: A Review of Recent Advances AMS Journal of Climate May 1, 2005 Tim Barnett
Contributions from California Coastal-Zone Surface Fluxes to Heavy Coastal Precipitation: A CALJET Case Study during the Strong El Niño of 1998 American Meteorological Society May 1, 2005 P. Ola G. Persson, P. J. Neiman, B. Walter, J-W. Bao and F. M. Ralph
Trends in Intense Precipitation in the Climate Record AMS Journal of Climate May 1, 2005 Pavel Ya Groisman
Extracting a Climate Signal from 169 Glacier Records Science Apr 29, 2005 J. Oerlemans
Changes toward Earlier Streamflow Timing across Western North America American Meteorological Society Apr 15, 2005 Iris T. Stewart, Daniel R. Cayan, and Michael D. Dettinger
Changes toward Earlier Streamflow Timing across Western North America American Meteorological Society Apr 15, 2005 Iris T. Stewart, Daniel R. Cayan, and Michael D. Dettinger
Signals of anthropogenic influence on European warming as seen in the trend patterns of daily temperature variance International Journal of Climatology Jan 13, 2005 Klein Tank, A. M. G., Können, G. P., Selten, F. M.

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