Articles | Volume 12, issue 5
Research article
05 Mar 2012
Research article |  | 05 Mar 2012

Evidence of a possible turning point in solar UV-B over Canada, Europe and Japan

C. S. Zerefos, K. Tourpali, K. Eleftheratos, S. Kazadzis, C. Meleti, U. Feister, T. Koskela, and A. Heikkilä

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