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Statistical significance of rising and oscillatory trends in global ocean and land temperature in the past 160 years
(Preprint; Manuskript, 2014-10-30)
Various interpretations of the notion of a trend in the context of global warming are discussed, contrasting the difference between viewing a trend as the deterministic response to an external forcing and viewing it as a slow variation which can be separated from the background spectral continuum of long-range persistent climate noise. The emphasis in this paper is on the latter notion, and a ...