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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 543146, 8 pages
Solar Activity and Svalbard Temperatures
1Department of Physics and Technology, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
2Finance, Telenor Norway, Snarøyveien 30, 1331 Fornebu, Norway
3Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo, P.O. Box 1047 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
4Department of Geology, University Centre in Svalbard, Pb. 156, 9171 Longyearbyen, Norway
Received 14 September 2011; Revised 23 November 2011; Accepted 29 November 2011
Academic Editor: Stefania Argentini
Copyright © 2011 Jan-Erik Solheim et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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