What influence will future solar activity changes over the 21st century have on projected global near surface temperature changes?

by Gareth S. Jones, Michael Lockwood, and Peter A. Stott

Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres

in press, doi:10.1029/2011JD017013

ABSTRACT:  During the 20th century solar activity increased in magnitude to a so called `grand maximum’. It is probable that this high level of solar activity is at or near its end. [more]