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nine sub-system tipping elements (e.g., the
monsoon and El Nio events), which all
varying degrees of sensitivity to a change in
radiative forcing or temperature rise (Lenton
her piano, and her dresses, and all her
necklaces, brooches, laces, and
gimcracks. She insisted upon Rebecca
accepting the white cornelian and
the turquoise rings, and a sweet sprigged
muslin, which was too small
for her now, though it would fit her frien
environmental flow requirements.
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2. Slow variable, global
threshold unlikely but regional
3. Boundary is a global
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distribution of land-system
change is cri
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boundaries from pre-industrial levels to the
(Fig. 6) (see Appendix 1, Supplementary
2 for data sources and data treatment). The
acceleration of the human enterprise since
1950s, particularly the growth of fertilizer
Landau, Oberenheim, Rosheim, Munster in
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of all the villages, or other Rights which
depend on the said Mayoralty; all and every
of them are
made over to the most Christian King, and
the Kingdom of Fra
McGlade, and Catherine McMullen. Paul
Garry Peterson, Oonsie Biggs, and Line
have provided critical inputs to the paper,
Owens, Carlos Nobres, Sybil Seitzinger, and
Young have provided important
and net radiative forcing arises because the
effect of aerosols counteracts the warming
non-CO2 greenhouse gases (IPCC 2007a,
Ramanathan and Feng 2008). However,
these nonCO2 forcings could change in future,
an adjustment t
land boundary also shifts downward. At the
scale, deforestation in the Amazon in a
climate regime may reduce water resource
availability in Asia (see Appendix 1,
Discussion 5 for other examples),
doubling of atmospheric CO2, large parts of
Southern Ocean and the Arctic Ocean are
to become undersaturated with respect to
as early as 20302060 (Orr et al. 2005,
Matear 2008, Steinacher et al. 2009).
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surface waters at high latitudes begin to
aragonite undersaturation suggests a
the ocean acidification boundary well away
the aragonite saturation state at dissolution
1). As a first estimate, we propose a
of her female parent Miss Sharp never
alluded to, but used to state
subsequently that the Entrechats were a
noble family of Gascony, and
took great pride in her descent from them.
And curious it is that as she
advanced in life this young ladys ancestors
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and as soon as any Beginnings of Troubles
are perceiv'd, that which has been concluded
Constitutions, of the Empire, touching the
Execution and Preservation of the Public
Peace, shall be
And as often as any would march Troops
Stratospheric O3 concentration, DU
Severe and irreversible UVB
radiation effects on human
health and ecosystems.
<5% reduction from
of 290 DU
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2. Threshold well established.
3. Boundary position im
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the young painters, when they came to take
their gin-and-water with
their lazy, dissolute, clever, jovial senior,
used regularly to ask Rebecca
if Miss Pinkerton was at home: she was as
well known to them, poor
soul! as Mr. Lawrence or President West.
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For the greater Validity of the said Cessions
and Alienations, the Emperor and Empire,
by virtue of
this present Treaty, abolish all and every one
of the Decrees, Constitutions, Statutes and
their Predecessors, Emperors of the sacred
whether to borrow
British Pounds for
one year. It finds
that the quoted
interest rate for the
British Pounds is
10 percent and the
quoted rate for the
U.S. dollar is 16
percent. It then
never set eyes on it again. I wish it were in
the bottom of the Thames, I
do; and if Miss Pinkerton were there, I
wouldnt pick her out, that I
wouldnt. O how I should like to see her
floating in the water yonder,
turban and all, with her train streaming a
levels to be a <5% decrease in column
for any particular latitude with respect to
values (Chipperfield et al. 2006).
Fortunately, because of the actions taken as
of the Montreal Protocol (and its subsequent
amendments), we a
with astonishment. You took me because I
was useful. There is no
question of gratitude between us. I hate this
place, and want to leave it. I
will do nothing here but what I am obliged
It was in vain that the old lady asked her if
she was aware she
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