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Table 1 The most cited original articles on climate change until November 2019, * country of origin of first author

From: Climate change: Does international research fulfill global demands and necessities?

Author Country* Year Citations Title Journal
Parmesan et al USA 2003 5305 A globally coherent fingerprint of climate change impacts across natural systems Nature
Thomas et al UK 2004 3770 Extinction risk from climate change Nature
Moss et al USA 2010 2870 The next generation of scenarios for climate change research and assessment Nature
Allen et al USA 2010 2819 A global overview of drought and heat-induced tree mortality reveals emerging climate change risks for forests Forest Ecology and Management
Root et al USA 2003 2579 Fingerprints of global warming on wild animals and plants Nature
Lal USA 2004 2534 Soil carbon sequestration impacts on global climate change and food security Science
Cox et al UK 2000 2222 Acceleration of global warming due to carbon-cycle feedbacks in a coupled climate model Nature
Held, Soden USA 2006 2141 Robust responses of the hydrological cycle to global warming Journal of Climate
Vorosmarty USA 2000 2075 Global water resources: Vulnerability from climate change and population growth Science
Meehl et al USA 2007 1887 The WCRP CMIP3 multi model dataset—a new era in climate change research Bulletin—American Meteorological Society