Reply to ''Comments on 'Why Hasn't Earth Warmed as Much as Expected?'''

@article{Schwartz2010ReplyT,
  title={Reply to ''Comments on 'Why Hasn't Earth Warmed as Much as Expected?'''},
  author={Stephen E. Schwartz and Robert J. Charlson and Ralph A. Kahn and John A. Ogren and Henning Rodhe},
  journal={Journal of Climate},
  year={2010},
  volume={25},
  pages={2200-2204}
}
In response to our article, Why Hasnt Earth Warmed as Much as Expected? (2010), Knutti and Plattner (2012) wrote a rebuttal. The term climate sensitivity is usually defined as the change in global mean surface temperature that is produced by a specified change in forcing, such as a change in solar heating or greenhouse gas concentrations. We had argued in the 2010 paper that although climate models can reproduce the global mean surface temperature history over the past century, the… 

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