Recent variability and trends of Antarctic near‐surface temperature

  title={Recent variability and trends of Antarctic near‐surface temperature},
  author={Andrew J. Monaghan and David H. Bromwich and William L. Chapman and Josefino C. Comiso},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
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