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The origins of a climate oscillation

An index of water-circulation strength in the North Atlantic Ocean has been derived from sea-level measurements. This provides fresh evidence of the ocean's leading role in multidecadal climate variability. See Letter p.508

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Figure 1: Circulation and pressures in the North Atlantic Ocean.


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Gulev, S., Latif, M. The origins of a climate oscillation. Nature 521, 428–430 (2015).

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