Climate Change & Tropospheric Temperature Trends

Part II: A Critical Examination of Skeptic Claims

Reitenbach, R.H., and A.M. Sterin. 1996. An objective analysis scheme for climatological parameters. Thirteenth Conference on Probability and Statistics in Atmospheric Sciences. American Meteorological Society. pp. 334-338.

Reynolds, R.W. 1988. A real-time Global Sea Surface Temperature Analysis. J. Climate, 1, 75-86.

Reynolds, R. W., and T. M. Smith. 1994. Improved global sea surface temperature analyses. J. Climate, 7, 929– 948.

Robinson, A.B., S.L. Baliunas, W. Soon, and Z.W. Robinson. 1998. Environmental Effects of Increased Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide. Unpublished. Available online at Accessed on Nov. 30, 2004.

Russell, G. L., J. R.Miller, and D. Rind. 1995. A coupled atmosphere-ocean model for transient climate change studies. Atmos. Ocean, 33, 683–730.

Spencer, R.W. and J.R. Christy. 1990. Precision monitoring of global temperature trends from satellites. Science, 247, 1558-1562.

Santer, B.D., Mikolajewicz, U., Brüggemann, W., Cubasch, U., Hasselmann, K., Höck, H., Maier-Reimer, E. and Wigley, T.M.L. 1995. Ocean variability and its influence on the detectability of greenhouse warming signals. Journal of Geophysical Research, 100, 10693-10725.

Santer, B.D., J.J. Hnilo, T.M.L. Wigley, J.S. Boyle, C. Doutriaux, M. Fiorino, D.E. Parker, and K.E. Taylor. 1999. Uncertainties in observationally based estimates of temperature change in the free atmosphere. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 6305-6333.

Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, D.J. Gaffen, L. Bengtsson, C. Doutriaux, J.S. Boyle, M. Esch, J.J. Hnilo. G.A. Meehl, E. Roeckner, K.E. Taylor, M.F. Wehner. 2000. Interpreting Differential Temperature Trends at the Surface and in the Lower Troposphere. Science, 287, 5456, 1227-1232.

Santer, B. D., T. M. L. Wigley, J. S. Boyle, D. J. Gaffen, J. J. Hnilo, D. Nychka, D. E. Parker, and K. E. Taylor. 2000b. Statistical significance of trends and trend differences in layer-average atmospheric temperature time series. J. Geophys. Res., 105, 7337– 7356.

Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, C. Doutriaux, J.S. Boyle, J.E. Hansen, P.D. Jones, G.A. Meehl, E. Roeckner, S. Sengupta, and K.E. Taylor. 2001. Accounting for the effects of volcanoes and ENSO in comparisons of modeled and observed temperature trends. J. Geophys. Res., 106, 28033-28059.

Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, G.A. Meehl, M.F. Wehner, C. Mears, M. Schabel, F.J. Wentz, C. Ammann, J. Arblaster, T. Bettge, W.M. Washington, K.E. Taylor, J.S. Boyle, W. Bruggemann, C. Doutriaux. 2003. Influence of Satellite Data Uncertainties on the Detection of Externally Forced Climate Change. Science, 300, 1280-1284.

Santer, B.D., R. Sausen, T. M. L. Wigley, J. S. Boyle, K. AchutaRao, C. Doutriaux, J. E. Hansen, G. A. Meehl, E. Roeckner, R. Ruedy, G. Schmidt, and K. E. Taylor. 2003b. Behavior of tropopause height and atmospheric temperature in models, reanalyses, and observations: Decadal changes. J. Geophys. Res., 108 (D1), 4002, doi:10.1029/2002JD002258.

Santer B.D., M.F. Wehner, T.M.L. Wigley, R. Sausen, G.A. Meehl, K.E. Taylor, C. Ammann, J.M. Arblaster, W.M. Washington, J.S. Boyle and W. Bruggemann. 2003c. Contributions of anthropogenic and natural forcing to recent to recent tropopause height changes. Science, 301, 479-483.

Schiermeier, Q. 2004. Global warming anomaly may succumb to microwave study. Nature, Nature News, 429, 7, doi:10.1038/429007a. Available online at Accessed on Dec. 27, 2004.

Schubert, S. R., R. Rood, and J. Pfaendtner. 1993. An assimilated data set for Earth science applications. Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc.,74, 2331–2342.

Seidel, D.J. 2004. Personal communication, Sept. 2004.

Seidel, D.J., J. Angell, J. Christy, M. Free, S. Klein, J. Lanzante, C. Mears, D. Parker, M. Schabel, R. Spencer, A. Sterin, P. Thorne, and F. Wentz. 2003. Intercomparison of Global Upper-Air Temperature Datasets from Radiosondes and Satellites. AMS Annual Meeting, 2003.

Seidel, D.J., J.K. Angell, J. Christy, M. Free, S.A. Klein, J.R. Lanzante, C. Mears, D. Parker, M. Schabel, R. Spencer, A. Sterin, P. Thorne, F. Wentz. 2004. Uncertainties in Signals of Large-Scale Climate Variations in Radiosonde and Satellite Upper-Air Temperature Datasets. J. Clim., 17, 2225-2240.

Shen, S.S., M. Thomas, C.F. Ropelewski, and R.E. Livezey. 1998. An optimal regional averaging method with error estimates and a test using tropical Pacific SST data. J. Clim., 11, 2340-2350.

Singer, S.F. 1999. EOS, 80, 183.

Sokolov, A. P., and P. H. Stone. 1998. A flexible climate model for use in integrated assessments, Clim. Dyn., 14, 291– 303.

Soon, W. and S. Baliunas. 2003. Proxy climatic and environmental changes of the past 1000 years. Climate Research, 23, 89-110.

Spencer, R.W. 2004. When Is Global Warming Really a Cooling? Tech Central Station Online. Published on May 5, 2004. Available online at Accessed Dec. 26, 2004.

Spencer, R.W. 2004b. Global Warming: The Satellite Saga Continues. Tech Central Station Online. Published on Dec. 3, 2004. Available online at Accessed Dec. 27, 2004.


Page:   << Previous    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9    10    11    12    13    14    15    16    17    18    19    20    21    22       Next >>
Global Warming Skeptics
Climate Astroturfing
OISM Petition Project
Leipzig Declarations
Climate Denial 101
Christianity & the Environment
Climate Change
The Web of Life
Managing Our Impact
Caring for our Communities
The Far-Right
Ted Williams Archive