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Land warming revives monsoon

Nature Climate Change volume 7, pages 549550 (2017) | Download Citation

A weakening land–ocean temperature difference, owing to a rapidly warming Indian Ocean, has seen the Indian monsoon trending downward since the 1950s. New research gives hope for a revival in monsoon rainfall as land warming catches up with, and exceeds, ocean warming.

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