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GG 312: Readings (Distributed in the Class)

Sep-08-1999

  • C.F. Keller, Comment: Human Contribution to Climate Change Increasingly Clear, EOS, August 17, 1999, Pages 368-372.
  • S.F. Singer, Reply, EOS, August 17, 1999, Pages 368-372.

Sep-10-1999

  • Costing the Earth: when ecology meets economics, Nature, Vol. 395, pages 426-427, 1998.
  • When self-interest is key to a better environment, Nature, Vol. 395, pages 428-429, 1998.
  • Audacious bid to value the planet whips up a storm, Nature, Vol. 395, pages 430, 1998.

Sep-13-1999

  • The Carbon Equation, D.S. Schimel, Nature, Vol. 383, pages 208-209, 1998.
  • The Terrestrial Carbon Cycle ... IGBP Terrestrial Carbon Working Group, Science, Vol. 280, pages 1393-1394, 1998.
  • C-Quest in the Amazon Basin I.C. Prentice and J. Lloyd, Nature, Vol. 396, pages 619-620, 1998.

Sep-20-1999

  • Burnt by the Sun Down Under, K. S. Brown, Science, Vol. 285, pages 1647-1648, 1999.

Sep-22-1999

  • Adapating to the Inevitable, M. Parry et al., Nature, Vol. 395, page 741, 1998.

Sep-24-1999

  • Shifting Seas in the Greenhouse, S. Rahmstorf, Nature, Vol. 399, page 523, 1999.

Sep-27-1999

  • The Past as Guide to the Future G. Hegerl, Nature, Vol. 392, pages 758-759, 1998.

Sep-29-1999

  • 11 Cities Join Global Warming Action Call, Robert Braile, The Boston Globe, Page B4, Sep 28th, 1999.
  • Lack of Icebergs Another Sign of Global Warming? B. Wuethrich, Science, Vol. 285, Page 37, 1999.

Oct-01-1999

  • Big El Ninos Ride the Back of Slower Climate Change, Richard A. Kerr, Science, Vol. 283, Pages 1108-1109, 1999.
  • Falling Satellites, Rising Temperatures? D.J. Gaffen, Nature, Vol. 394, Pages 615-616, 1998.
  • Among Global Thermometers, Warming Still Wins Out Richard A. Kerr, Science, Vol. 281, Pages 1948-1949, 1998.

Oct-04-1999

  • The Little Ice Age, Richard A. Kerr, Science, Vol. 284, Page 2069, 1999.
  • Icing the North Atlantic Richard B. Alley, Nature, Vol. 392, Pages 335-336, 1998.
  • A Greenhouse Warming Connection Ross J. Salawitch, NATURE, Vol. 392, Pages 551-552, 1999.

Oct-06-1999

  • Solving the Aerosol Puzzle, J.T. Kiehl, Science, Vol. 283, Pages 1273-1275, 1999.
  • Clouds, Contrails and Climate John H. Seinfeld, Nature, Vol. 391, Pages 837-838, 1998.

Oct-08-1999

  • Study Finds 10% of Tree Species Under Threat, Nigel Williams, Science, Vol. 281, Page 1426, 1999.
  • The Forest Fragment Classic Stuart L. Pimm, Nature, Vol. 393, Pages 23-24, 1998.

Oct-13-1999

  • A Greener North, Inez Fung, Nature, Vol. 386, Pages 659-660, 1997.
  • Growing Season Extended in Europe A. Menzel and P. Fabian, Nature, Vol. 398, Page 659?, 1999.
  • Greenwave Phenology, M.D. Schwartz, Nature, Vol. 394, Pages 839-840, 1998.
  • Uk Birds are Laying Eggs Earlier, H.P.Q. Crick et al., Nature, Vol. 388, Page 526, 1997.
  • Birds Extend their Range Northwards, C.D. Thomas and J.J. Lennon, Nature, Vol. 399, Page 213, 1999.
  • Climate Change Related to Egg-Laying Trends, H.P.Q. Crick and T.H. Sparks, Nature, Vol. 399, Pages 423-424, 1999.
  • Global Warming: Organisms Feel the Heat, B.A. Palevitz, The Scientist, Vol. 13, 1999.

Oct-15-1999

  • The Child Prodigy of 1997-98 M.J. McPhaden, Nature, Vol. 398, Pages 559-562, 1999.
  • Clouds, Contrails and Climate, J.H. Seinfeld, Nature, Vol. 391, Pages 837-838, 1998.

Oct-18-1999

  • Linear and Nonlinear Signatures, K. Hasselmann, Nature, Vol. 398, Pages 755-756, 1999.
  • Europe's Winter Prospects Y. Kushnir, Nature, Vol. 398, Pages 289-291, 1999.
  • The Use and Abuse of Climate Models, K.E. Trenberth, Nature, Vol. 386, Pages 131-133, 1997.

Oct-20-1999

  • Transitions in the Mid-Holocene, D.H. Sandweiss et al., Science, Vol. 283, Pages 499-500, 1999.
  • Diversity by Default, David Tilman, Science, Vol. 283, Pages 495-496, 1999.
  • Water, Climate, and Life, Bruce M. Jakosky, Science, Vol. 283, Pages 648-649, 1999.

Oct-22-1999

  • Do-it-yourself Climate Prediction, M. Allen, Nature, Vol. 401, Page 642, 1999.
  • Power Behind Diversity's Throne, S. Naeem, Nature, Vol. 401, Pages 653-654, 1999.

Oct-25-1999

  • Temperate Forests Gain Ground, A.S. Moffat, Science, Vol. 282, Page 1253, 1998.
  • Warm, Warm on the Range, J.M. Melillo, Science, Vol. 283, Pages 183-184, 1999.
  • Tropical Paradise at the Cretaceous Poles?, B.T. Huber, Science, Vol. 282, Pages 2199-2200, 1998.

Nov-03-1999

  • Conservation Targets in South American Temperate Forests, Armesto et al., Science, Vol. 282, Pages 1271-1272, 1998.
  • The Ocean's Productive Deserts, S.C. Doney, Nature, Vol. 389, Pages 905-906, 1997.
  • The Blast in the Past, G.R. Dickens, Nature, Vol. 401, Pages 752-753, 1999.

Nov-05-1999

  • Internation Ecosystem Assessment, Ayensu et al., Science, Vol. 286, Pages 685-686, 1999.
  • Costs of Multigreenhouse Gas Reduction Targets for the USA, K. Hayhoe et al., Science, Vol. 286, Pages 905-906, 1997.
  • Fossil Fuels Without CO2 Emissions, E.A. Parson and D.W. Keith, Science, Vol. 282, Pages 1053-1054, 1998.

Nov-08-1999

  • Knowledge Elites and Class War, S. Jasanoff, Nature, Vol. 401, Page 531, 1999.
  • Acid Rain Control: Success on the Cheap, R.A. Kerr, Science, Vol. 282, Pages 1024-1027, 1998.

Nov-10-1999

  • Balancing the Earth's Accounts, James, et al., Nature, Vol. 401, Pages 323-324, 1999.
  • A Role for the Tropical Pacific, M.A. Cane, Science, Vol. 282, Pages 59-61, 1998.
  • The Seesaw Effect, T.F. Stocker, Science, Vol. 282, Pages 61-62, 1998.
  • A Glimpse of the Glacial, T.F. Stocker, Nature, Vol. 391, Pages 338-339, 1998.

Nov-12-1999

  • Diversity and Production in European Grasslands, D. Tilman, Science, Vol. 286, Pages 1099-1100, 1999.
  • Northern Hemisphere Ice-Sheet Influences on Global Climate Change, Clark et al., Science, Vol. 286, Pages 1104-1111, 1999.

Nov-17-1999

  • Just Add Water Vapor, D. Rind, Science, Vol. 281, Pages 1152-1153, 1998.
  • Tropical Forests - Log 'Em or Leave 'Em, R.L. Chazdon, Science, Vol. 281, Pages 1295-1296, 1998.
  • Food Production, Population Growth, and the Environment, Daily et al., Science, Vol. 281, Pages 1291-1292, 1998.

Nov-30-1999

  • Global Climate Data and Models, Hansen et al., Science, Vol. 281, Pages 930-931, 1998.
  • Mid-Holocene Climate Change, E.J. Steig, Science, Vol. 286, Pages 1485-1487, 1999.
  • Solar Variability and the Earth's Climate, Hoffert et al., Nature, Vol. 401, Page 764, 1999.

Dec-13-1999

  • Will the Arctic Ocean Lose All its Ice?, R.A. Kerr, Science, Vol. 286, Page 1828, 1999.
  • Competition and Coexistence, U. Sommer, Nature, Vol. 402, Pages 366-367, 1999.
  • Detection and Attribution of Recent Climate Change: A Status Report, Barnett et al., Bull. Am. Met. Soc., Vol. 80, Pages 2631-2659, 1999.

12 Dec 1999
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