Simulating Arctic Climate Warmth and Icefield Retreat in the Last Interglaciation

@article{OttoBliesner2006SimulatingAC,
  title={Simulating Arctic Climate Warmth and Icefield Retreat in the Last Interglaciation},
  author={Bette L. Otto‐Bliesner and Shawn J. Marshall and Jonathan T. Overpeck and Gifford H. Miller and Aixue Hu},
  journal={Science},
  year={2006},
  volume={311},
  pages={1751 - 1753}
}
In the future, Arctic warming and the melting of polar glaciers will be considerable, but the magnitude of both is uncertain. We used a global climate model, a dynamic ice sheet model, and paleoclimatic data to evaluate Northern Hemisphere high-latitude warming and its impact on Arctic icefields during the Last Interglaciation. Our simulated climate matches paleoclimatic observations of past warming, and the combination of physically based climate and ice-sheet modeling with ice-core… 

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