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Climate of the Past An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Special issues


Interdisciplinary studies of volcanic impacts on climate and society, 2020
Eds. Matthew Toohey, Kevin Anchukaitis, Allegra N. LeGrande, Francis Ludlow, Michael Sigl, Célin Vidal, and Jürg Luterbacher
International methods and comparisons in climate reconstruction and impacts from archives of societies, 2020
Eds. Sam White, Qing Pei, Andrea Kiss, Rudolf Brazdil, Martin Bauch, Heli Huhtamaa, and Chantal Camenisch


Ocean deoxygenation: drivers and consequences – past, present and future (BG/CP/OS inter-journal SI), 2019


Droughts over centuries: what can documentary evidence tell us about drought variability, severity and human responses?, 2018
Eds. R. Brazdil, A. Kiss, G. Blöschl, S. Grab, and J. Luterbacher
The 10th International Carbon Dioxide Conference (ICDC10) and the 19th WMO/IAEA Meeting on Carbon Dioxide, other Greenhouse Gases and Related Measurement Techniques (GGMT-2017) (AMT/ACP/BG/CP/ESD inter-journal SI), 2018
Eds. H. Fischer and I. C. Prentice
The 4.2 ka BP climatic event, 2018
Eds. D.-D. Rousseau, G. Zanchetta, H. Weiss, M. Bini, and R.S. Bradley
“Global Challenges for our Common Future: a paleoscience perspective” – PAGES Young Scientists Meeting 2017, 2018
Eds. M.F. Loutre, M.N. Evans, S. C. Fritz, C. Tabor, H. Plumpton, R. Barnett, Y. Zhang, E. Razanatsoa, and E. Dearing Crampton Flood


Paleoclimate data synthesis and analysis of associated uncertainty (BG/CP/ESSD inter-journal SI), 2017
Eds. A. Paul, C. Ohlwein, and L. Jonkers


Climate of the past 2000 years: regional and trans-regional syntheses, 2016
Eds. H. V. McGregor, P. Francus, N. Abram, M. N. Evans, H. Goosse, L. von Gunten, D. Kaufman, H. Linderholm, M. F. Loutre, R. Neukom, and C. Turney
Climate–carbon–cryosphere interactions in the East Siberian Arctic Ocean: past, present and future (TC/BG/CP/OS inter-journal SI), 2016
Eds. M. Jakobsson, C. Barbante, and T. Cronin
International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS) Second Open Science Conference (CP/TC inter-journal SI), 2016
Eds. E. Wolff, M. R. van den Broeke, B. Stenni, E. Brook, K. Goto-Azuma, S. Hou, T. van Ommen, C. Ritz, and C. Barbante
Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project phase 4 (PMIP4) (CP/GMD inter-journal SI), 2016
Eds. M. Kageyama, S. Harrison, J. H. Jungclaus, B. L. Otto-Bliesner, M. F. Loutre, A. Schmittner, P. DiNezio, and J. Emile-Geay,
PlioMIP Phase 2: experimental design, implementation and scientific results, 2016
Eds. A. M. Haywood, A. Dolan, and W.-L. Chan
Southern perspectives on climate and the environment from the Last Glacial Maximum through the Holocene: the Southern Hemisphere Assessment of PalaeoEnvironments (SHAPE) project, 2016
Eds. A. Lorrey, S. J. Phipps, M. Rojas, H. Bostock, and N. Abram
The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP) (ESD/ACP/CP/GMD inter-journal SI), 2016


Climate change and human impact in Central and South America over the last 2000 years, 2015
Eds. C. Gonzalez Arango, M. Grosjean, T. Kiefer, J. Martinez, and R. Villalba
Climatic and biotic events of the Paleogene, 2015
Eds. G. R. Dickens, V. Luciani, and A. Sluijs
Human–land–sea interactions in the Mediterranean Basin: a Holocene perspective, 2015
Eds. M.-A. Sicre, J. Guiot, L. Carozza, N. Combourieu Nebout, B. Martrat, and M.-F. Loutre
Millennial-scale variability in the American tropics and subtropics, 2015
Eds. D. Urrego, M. Power, J. P. Bernal, and T. Kiefer


The Past: A Compass for Future Earth – PAGES Young Scientists Meeting 2013, 2014
Eds. G. Chen, A.-L. Daniau, M. E. de Porras, A. Elmore, K. Mills, R. Saraswat, S. Phipps, A. Reyes, and T. Kiefer


Integrated analysis of interglacial climate dynamics, 2013
Eds. M. Schulz, A. Paul, H. Fischer, U. Herzschuh, and H. Goosse
International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS): 2012 First Open Science Conference (CP/TC inter-journal SI), 2013
Eds. C. Barbante, K. Kawamura, A.N. LeGrande, G. Winckler, J. Chappellaz, E. Wolff, M. Albert, R. Greve, E. Isaksson, and M. Van den Broeke
Oldest Ice: finding and interpreting climate proxies in ice older than 700 000 years (TC/CP/ESSD inter-journal SI), 2013
Eds. CP editors | Coordinator: M.-F. Loutre
The changing Arctic and Subarctic environment: proxy- and model-based reconstructions of Holocene climate variability in the northern North Atlantic, 2013
Eds. J. Giraudeau, H. Renssen, J. Knies, and D.-D. Rousseau
Western Pacific paleoceanography – an ocean history perspective on climate variability at orbital to centennial scales, 2013
Eds. L. Beaufort , M.-T. Chen, M. Mohtadi, and M. Yamamoto


AICC2012: a new ice core chronology, 2012
Eds. E. Wolff, F. Parrenin, E. Brook, and T. van Ommen
Advances in understanding and applying speleothem climate proxies, 2012
Eds. A. Mangini, C. Spötl, S. Frisia, G. Lohmann, E. Wolff, and D. Fleitmann
Climate variations in South America over the last 2000 years, 2012
Eds. M. H. Masiokas, D. Christie, M. Grosjean, A. Rivera, R. Villalba, and T. Kiefer
Holocene changes in environment and climate in the central Mediterranean as reflected by lake and marine records, 2012
Eds. M. Magny, N. Combourieu Nebout, D.-D. Rousseau, and M.-F. Loutre
Initial results from lake El'gygytgyn, western Beringia: first time-continuous Pliocene-Pleistocene terrestrial record from the Arctic, 2012
Eds. J. Brigham-Grette, M. Melles, P. Minyuk, B. Wagner, T. Cook, and D.-D. Rousseau
Low oxygen in marine environments from the Cretaceous to the present ocean: driving mechanisms, impact, recovery (BG/CP inter-journal SI), 2012
Eds. C. P. Slomp, H. Brinkhuis, B. Dewitte, and A. Paulmier
Past environmental and climatic stress during modern human's dispersal, 2012
Eds. F. Viehberg, F. Schäbitz, K. Reicherter, J. M. Le Tensorer, and D.-D. Rousseau
Progress in paleoclimate modelling, 2012
Eds. M. Kageyama, C. Brierley, M. Crucifix, J. C. Hargreaves, A. Paul, and G. Ramstein


Advances in understanding the Quaternary carbon cycle, 2010
Eds. J. Singarayer, A. Ridgwell, H. Fischer, and E. Wolff
Characterization of climatic variability in the Iberian Peninsula during the last centuries, 2010
Eds. F. Domínguez-Castro, D. Wheeler, V. Rath, and P. Ziveri
Retrospective views on our planet's future – PAGES Open Science Meeting 2009, 2010
Eds. T. Kiefer, B. L. Otto-Bliesner , C. Whitlock, and E. Wolff


Data/model interactions: the biological perspective of understanding past global changes, 2009
Eds. D.-D. Rousseau, J. Guiot, R. Bonnefille, and H. Goosse
Holocene climate variability over Scandinavia, 2009
Eds. H. Renssen, A. Moberg, K. Holmgren, H. Sundqvist, and Q. Zhang


Climate change: from the geological past to the uncertain future – a symposium honouring André Berger, 2008
Eds. M. Crucifix, M. F. Loutre, M. Claussen, G. Ganssen, D.-D. Rousseau, E. Wolff, and J. Guiot
Marine Isotope Stage 11, 2008
Eds. C. Tzedakis, J. McManus, and E. Wolff
The East Asian Monsoon: past, present and future, 2008
Eds. A. Berger, P. Braconnot, Z. Guo, D.-D. Rousseau, and R. Tada


The EPICA (EDC and EDML) ice cores age scales, 2007
Eds. T. Van Ommen, E. Wolff, and F. Parrenin


Interpreting subsurface temperature signals of climate change, 2006
Eds. V. Rath and J. Smerdon
Modelling late Quaternary climate, 2006
Eds. J. Hargreaves, N. Weber, P. Braconnot, and J. Guiot
Paleoclimate, environmental sustainability and our future, 2006
Eds. J. Brigham-Grette, T. Kiefer, P. Wang, and H. Wanner
Publications by EGU Medallists, 2006
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