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Estimating the Mean Annual Surface Air Temperature at Armagh Observatory, Northern Ireland, and the Global Land-Ocean Temperature Index for Sunspot Cycle 24, the Current Ongoing Sunspot Cycle

@inproceedings{Wilson2013EstimatingTM,
  title={Estimating the Mean Annual Surface Air Temperature at Armagh Observatory, Northern Ireland, and the Global Land-Ocean Temperature Index for Sunspot Cycle 24, the Current Ongoing Sunspot Cycle},
  author={Robert M. Wilson},
  year={2013}
}
As noted by Gray et al., Sir William Herschel was the first to suggest a possible close connection between the Sun and the Earths climate. The Sun, being the source of energy that impacts and drives the Earths climate system, displays a variety of changes over both short and long term time scales, the most obvious examples being the somewhat regular waxing and waning of sunspots with time (i.e., the sunspot cycle (SC)), first described by Samuel Heinrich Schwabe, a German apothecary and amateur… 
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