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Volume 6, issue 4
The Cryosphere, 6, 821–839, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-821-2012
© Author(s) 2012. This work is distributed under
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The Cryosphere, 6, 821–839, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-821-2012
© Author(s) 2012. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 08 Aug 2012

Research article | 08 Aug 2012

Greenland ice sheet albedo feedback: thermodynamics and atmospheric drivers

J. E. Box et al.
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