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https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-555-2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-555-2013
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26 Mar 2013
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Mechanisms causing reduced Arctic sea ice loss in a coupled climate model

A. E. West, A. B. Keen, and H. T. Hewitt

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