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Diffenbaugh, N.S., D. Singh and J.S. Mankin, Unprecedented climate events: historical changes, aspirational targets, and national commitments, Science Advances, 4(2), eaao3354, 2018.
Li, C., Y. Fang, K. Caldeira, X. Zhang, N.S. Diffenbaugh and A.M. Michalak, Widespread persistent changes to temperature extremes occurring earlier than predicted, Nature Scientific Reports, 8, 1007, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-19288-z, 2018.
Diffenbaugh, N.S., D. Singh, J.S. Mankin, D.E. Horton, D.L. Swain, D. Touma, A. Charland, Y. Liu, M. Haugen, M. Tsiang and B. Rajaratnam, Quantifying the influence of global warming on unprecedented extreme climate events, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114(19), 4881–4886, 2017.
Flint, M.M., O. Fringer, S.L. Billington, D. Freyberg, and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Historical analysis of hydraulic bridge collapses in the continental United States, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000354, 2017.
Mankin, J.S., D. Vivrioli, M.M. Mekonnen, A.J. Hoekstra, R.M. Horton, J.E. Smerdon and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Influence of internal variability on population exposure to hydroclimatic changes, Environmental Research Letters, 12(4), 044007, 2017.