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A history of the world in 1,399,120,833 observations

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http://blog.oldweather.org/2015/01/08/a-history-of-the-world-in-1399120833-observations/
This video shows the locations of the weather (surface pressure) observations being used to reconstruct global weather and climate. Observations coverage (1851-2008) in version 3.2.9 of the International Surface Pressure Databank (that used in the Twentieth Century Reanalysis version 2c).
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Fractional Cloud Coverage

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From NASA Earth Observations, a video of the monthly fractional cloud coverage over the globe for a year. You can clearly see the annual seasonal shifts. From their website:
“Looking at Earth from outer space, clouds are easy to spot. Clouds … Continue reading

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Understanding ENSO

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In light of the unpredictable 2014 ENSO events here’s a video from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology discussing ENSO. And here’s an brief explanation from NOAA.
In the first half of 2014, it appeared likely that we would have a large … Continue reading

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Nordic Climate Research Movie

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Nordic Climate Research Movie
Description of the Nordic Top-level Research Initative program on climate and some results are shown in this video. The SARMA network (that STATMOS has collaborated with) was part of this Top Research Initiative.

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Monitoring the breakup of Arctic sea ice

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Arctic sea ice death spiral

Death spiral

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Arctic Sea Ice Minimum Volumes 1979-2012

Arctic Sea Ice Minimum Volumes

Andy Lee Robinson created an animated visualization of the startling decline of Arctic Sea Ice, showing the minimum volume reached every September since 1979. He also composed and played the piano music, “Ice Dreams”.
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Time history of atmospheric CO2

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Regional Climate Prediction Comparisons via Statistical Upscaling and Downscaling

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Presentation:
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 Animated Spatial Differences:
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– Peter Guttorp, University of Washington

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Ecosystems Science and Scientists — A Film from NOAA

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