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Koester, A. J., Shakun, J. D., Bierman, P. R., Davis, P. T., Corbett, L. B., Braun, D., and Zimmerman, S. R. Rapid thinning of the Laurentide Ice Sheet in coastal Maine, USA during late Heinrich Stadial 1. Quaternary Science Reviews, in review.

Hansen, J., Sato, M., Kharecha, P., von Schuckmann, K., Beerling, D. J., Cao, J., Marcott, S., Masson-Delmotte, V., Prather, M. J., Rohling, E. J., Shakun, J. D., and Smith, P. Young people's burden: Requirement of negative CO2 emissions. Earth Systen Dynamics, in review.

Bierman, P. R., Rood, D. H., Shakun, J. D., Portenga, E., and Corbett, L. B. Directly dating post-glacial Greenlandic emergence at high resolution using in situ 10Be. Quaternary Research, in review.

Bierman, P. R., Shakun, J. D., Corbett, L. B., Zimmerman, S. R., and Rood, D. H. 2016. A persistent and dynamic East Greenland Ice Sheet over the past 7.5 million years. Nature, 540, 256-260. N&V

Shakun, J. D., Raymo, M. E., and Lea, D. W. 2016. An early Pleistocene Mg/Ca-δ18O record from the Gulf of Mexico: Evaluating ice sheet size and pacing in the 41-kyr world. Paleoceanography, doi:10.1002/2016PA002956. pdf

Clark, P. U., Shakun, J. D., Marcott, S. A., Mix, A. C., Eby, M., Kulp, S., Levermann, A., Milne, G. A., Pfister, P. L., Santer, B. D., Schrag, D. P., Solomon, S., Stocker, T. F., Strauss, B. H., Weaver, A. J., Winkelmann, R., Archer, D., Bard, E., Goldner, A., Lambeck, K., Pierrehumbert, R. T., and Plattner, G.-K. 2016. Consequences of twenty-first-century policy for multi-millennial climate and sea-level change. Nature Climate Change, 6, 360-369. pdf

Shakun, J. D., Clark, P. U., Marcott, S. A., Brook, E. J., Lifton, N. A., Caffee, M., and Shakun, W. R. 2015. Cosmogenic dating of Late-Pleistocene glaciation, southern tropical Andes, Peru. Journal of Quaternary Science, doi:10.1002/jqs.2822. pdf

Cross, M., McGee, D., Broecker, W. S., Quade, J., Shakun, J. D., Cheng, H., Lu, Y., and Edwards, R. L. 2015. Great Basin hydrology, paleoclimate, and connections with the North Atlantic: A speleothem trace element and stable isotope record from Lehman Caves, NV. Quaternary Science Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.06.016. pdf

Shakun, J. D., Clark, P. U., He, F., Lifton, N. A., Liu, Z., and Otto-Bliesner, B. L. 2015. Regional and global forcing of glacier retreat during the last deglaciation. Nature Communications, 6, doi:10.1038/ncomms9059. pdf supp data Science Editor's Choice

Shakun, J. D., Lea, D. W., Lisiecki, L. E., and Raymo, M. E. 2015. An 800-kyr record of global surface ocean d18O and implications for ice volume-temperature coupling. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 426, 58-68. pdf supp data

Marcott, S. A. and Shakun, J. D. 2015. Holocene climate change and its context for the future. PAGES Newsletter, 23, 28. pdf

Shakun, J. D. 2014. “Ice Ages” in Discoveries in Modern Science: Exploration, Invention, Technology (Ed. James Trefil). Macmillan, Farmington Hills, 535-541. pdf

Nelson, A., Bierman, P. R., Shakun, J. D., and Rood, D. H. 2014. Using in situ cosmogenic 10Be to identify the source of sediment leaving Greenland. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 39, 1087-1100. pdf

Marcott, S. A., Shakun, J. D., Clark, P. U., and Mix, A. C. 2013. A reconstruction of global and regional temperature for the last 11,300 years. Science, 339, 1198-1201. pdf supp data FAQ

He, F., Shakun, J. D., Clark, P. U., Carlson, A. E., Liu, Z., Otto-Bliesner, B. L., and Kutzbach, J. E. 2013. Northern Hemisphere forcing of Southern Hemisphere climate during the last deglaciation. Nature, 494, 81-85. pdf supp

Shakun, J. D., Clark, P. U., He, F., Marcott, S. A., Mix, A. C., Liu, Z., Otto-Bliesner, B. L, Schmittner, A., and Bard, E. 2012. Global warming preceded by increasing carbon dioxide concentrations during the last deglaciation. Nature,484, 49-54. pdf supp data N&V FAQ

Clark, P. U., Shakun, J. D., Baker, P. A., Bartlein, P. J., Brewer, S., Brook, E. J., Carlson, A. E., Cheng, H., Kaufman, D. S., Liu, Z., Marchitto, T. M., Mix, A. C., Morrill, C., Otto-Bliesner, B., Pahnke, K., Russell, J. M., Whitlock, C., Adkins, J. F., Blois, J. L., Clark, J., Colman, S. C., Curry, W. B., Flower, B. P., He, F., Johnson, T. C., Lynch-Stieglitz, J., Markgraf, V., McManus, J. F., Mitrovica, J. X., Moreno, P. I., Williams, J. W. Global climate evolution during the last deglaciation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,doi:10.1073/pnas.1116619109. pdf

Shakun, J. D. 2012. Lehman Caves stalagmite gives Ice Age clues. The Midden (Great Basin National Park quarterly). pdf

Schmittner, A., Urban, N., Shakun, J. D., Mahowald, N. M., Clark, P. U., Bartlein, P. J., Mix, A. C., and Rosell-Mele, A. 2011. Climate sensitivity estimated from temperature reconstructions of the Last Glacial Maximum. Science,334, 1385-1388. pdf supp Perspectives comment/reply

Shakun, J. D., Burns, S. J., Clark, P. U., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R. L. Milankovitch-paced Termination II in a Nevada speleothem? 2011. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L18701, doi:10.1029/2011GL048560. pdf

Shakun, J. D. and Carlson, A. E. A global perspective on Last Glacial Maximum to Holocene climate change. 2010. Quaternary Science Reviews, 29, 1801-1816. pdf

Shakun, J. D. and Shaman, J. 2009. Tropical origins of north and south Pacific decadal variability. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L19711, doi:10.1029/2009GL040313. pdf supp

Clark, P. U., Dyke, A. S., Shakun, J. D., Carlson, A. E., Clark, J., Wohlfarth, B., Mitrovica, J., Hostetler, S. W., McCabe, A. M. 2009. The Last Glacial Maximum. Science, 325, 710-714. pdf supp

Shakun, J. D., Burns, S. J., Fleitmann, D., Kramers, J., Matter, A., and Al-Subary, A. 2007. A high-resolution, absolute-dated deglacial speleothem record of Indian Ocean climate from Socotra Island, Yemen. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 259, 442-456. pdf

Munroe, J. S., Laabs, B. J. C., Shakun, J. D., Singer, B. S., Mickelson, D. M., Refsnider, K., and Caffee, M. W. 2006. Latest Pleistocene advance of alpine glaciers in the southwestern Uinta Mountains, Utah, USA: Evidence for the influence of local moisture sources. Geology, 34, 841-844. pdf supp