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A resolution of the Antarctic paradox

A combination of observational data and modelling reveals the potential significance of the north and tropical Atlantic Ocean in driving change in Antarctic winds and sea ice on decadal timescales and longer. See Letter p.538

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Figure 1: Trend in Antarctic sea-ice coverage.

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