Solar trends and global warming

@article{Benestad2009SolarTA,
  title={Solar trends and global warming},
  author={Rasmus E. Benestad and Gavin A. Schmidt},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={114}
}
[1] We use a suite of global climate model simulations for the 20th century to assess the contribution of solar forcing to the past trends in the global mean temperature. In particular, we examine how robust different published methodologies are at detecting and attributing solar-related climate change in the presence of intrinsic climate variability and multiple forcings. We demonstrate that naive application of linear analytical methods such as regression gives nonrobust results. We also… 

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