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Studying climate stabilization at Paris Agreement levels

Since the Paris Agreement, the impacts of 1.5 and 2 °C global warming have been emphasized, but the rate of warming also has regional effects. A new framework of model experiments is needed to increase our understanding of climate stabilization and its impacts.

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Fig. 1: A framework for delivering climate projections consistent with the Paris Agreement.


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A.D.K. was funded by the Australian Research Council (DE180100638). J.M.K.S. was funded by Australian Research Council grant FL160100028 to J. Woodhead. A.J.D. and E.H. were funded by the UK NERC REAL project (NE/N018591/1).

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King, A.D., Sniderman, J.M.K., Dittus, A.J. et al. Studying climate stabilization at Paris Agreement levels. Nat. Clim. Chang. 11, 1010–1013 (2021).

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