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Extreme Arctic waves set to hit new heights

Northstar Island in the Beaufort Sea.

The artificial island of Northstar, an oil- and gas-production facility off the coast of Alaska, has suffered damage from high waves in the past, and would be vulnerable to the even-higher waves climate change is predicted to bring. Credit: Alamy

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Nature 583, 495 (2020)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-020-02104-y

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