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The origin of regional Arctic warming

Observational data and modelling show that the rapid warming of the northeastern Canada and Greenland sector of the Arctic over the past three decades has been strongly driven by cooling in the tropical Pacific Ocean. See Letter p.209

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Figure 1: Trend in annual mean surface temperature.

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Bader, J. The origin of regional Arctic warming. Nature 509, 167–168 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1038/509167a

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