National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce


FY 2015

Where's the heat?

Johnson, G.C., and J.M. Lyman

Nature Climate Change, 4, 956–957, doi: 10.1038/nclimate2409 (2014)

In recent decades, over nine-tenths of Earth's top-of-the-atmosphere energy imbalance has been stored in the ocean, which is rising as it warms. Combining satellite sea-level data with ocean mass data or model results allows insights into ocean warming.

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