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Post-glacial reboundPost-glacial rebound
Powell (2015)Climate Scientists Virtually Unanimous: Anthropogenic Global Warming Is True
Powell 2015Climate Scientists Virtually Unanimous: Anthropogenic Global Warming Is True
ppbppb
ppmppm
PRPR
Prasad & Sahni (2014)Vertebrate fauna from the Deccan volcanic province: Response to volcanic activity
Prasad & Sahni 2014Vertebrate fauna from the Deccan volcanic province: Response to volcanic activity
Pre-industrialIndustrial revolution
PREC/LPREC/L
Precipitable waterPrecipitable water
PrecursorsPrecursors
PredictabilityPredictability
Preece et al. (2023)Summer atmospheric circulation over Greenland in response to Arctic amplification and diminished spring snow cover
Preece et al. 2023Summer atmospheric circulation over Greenland in response to Arctic amplification and diminished spring snow cover
Prentice et al. (2001)The carbon cycle and atmospheric carbon dioxide
Pritchard et al. (2012)Antarctic ice-sheet loss driven by basal melting of ice shelves
Pritchard et al. 2012Antarctic ice-sheet loss driven by basal melting of ice shelves
Probability Density FunctionPDF
ProjectionProjection
PROVOSTPROVOST
ProxyProxy
PRPPRP
PSAPSA
PSCPSC
PSMSLPSMSL
PSUPSU
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Pu et al. (2016)Dodging snowballs: Geochronology of the Gaskiers glaciation and the first appearance of the Ediacaran biota
Pu et al. 2016Dodging snowballs: Geochronology of the Gaskiers glaciation and the first appearance of the Ediacaran biota
Puckrin et al. (2004)Comparison of clear-sky surface radiative fluxes simulated with radiative transfer models
Puckrin et al. 2004Comparison of clear-sky surface radiative fluxes simulated with radiative transfer models
Punekar et al. (2014)Effects of Deccan volcanism on paleoenvironment and planktic foraminifera: A global survey.
Punekar et al. 2014Effects of Deccan volcanism on paleoenvironment and planktic foraminifera: A global survey.
QBOQBO
Quante (2009) Climate change: past, present, and future.
Quante 2009Climate change: past, present, and future.
QuaternaryQuaternary
Quay et al. (1992)Oceanic Uptake of Fossil Fuel CO2: Carbon-13 Evidence
Quay et al. 1992Oceanic Uptake of Fossil Fuel CO2: Carbon-13 Evidence
Quote MiningLogical Fallacy: Quote Mining
Radiative forcingRadiative forcing
Radiative forcing scenarioRadiative forcing scenario
Rae et al. (2021)Atmospheric CO2 over the Past 66 Million Years from Marine Archives
Rae et al. 2021Atmospheric CO2 over the Past 66 Million Years from Marine Archives
Raghuraman et al. (2023)Greenhouse Gas Forcing and Climate Feedback Signatures Identified in Hyperspectral Infrared Satellite Observations
Raghuraman et al. 2023Greenhouse Gas Forcing and Climate Feedback Signatures Identified in Hyperspectral Infrared Satellite Observations
Rahmstorf (2003)Timing of abrupt climate change: A precise clock
Rahmstorf (2007)A semi-empirical approach to projecting future sea-level rise
Rahmstorf (2008)Anthropogenic climate change: Revisiting the facts
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