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The simulation uses the IPCC A1B emissions scenario for this century and observed greenhouse gas concentrations for the 1990s.
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Near Surface Temperature
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Summary of arctic amplification depicted from one of the climate models participating in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fourth Assessment Report (IPCC 2007).