Sunday, March 6, 2011

Climate change: Sea-ice models don't measure up
Nature 471, 9 (03 March 2011) doi:10.1038/471009c 
Published online 02 March 2011 

Climate models do a poor job when it comes to simulating sea-ice change in the Arctic.

Michael Winton of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory in Princeton, New Jersey, compared data from the era of satellite observations and five state-of-the-art climate models of Northern Hemisphere sea-ice cover. All of the model simulations considerably underestimated the observed sea-ice decline.

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