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Chief editors: Thomas Blunier, Kirsten Elger, Jens Klump, Yasuhiro Murayama & Ge Peng
Earth System Science Data (ESSD) is an international, interdisciplinary journal for the publication of articles on original research data (sets), furthering the reuse of high-quality data of benefit to Earth system sciences. The editors encourage submissions on original data or data collections which are of sufficient quality and have potential to contribute to these aims. The journal maintains sections for regular-length articles, brief communications (e.g. on additions to data sets) and commentaries, as well as review articles and special issues.
This short commentary draws on ESSD author, reviewer and editor experiences over its first 10 years of operation to define guidelines, requirements and benefits of the ESSD processes.
News
24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

A video abstract is a short video statement providing authors with the opportunity to present background information about their findings and to showcase their research activities to a wider audience.

29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

A video abstract is a short video statement providing authors with the opportunity to present background information about their findings and to showcase their research activities to a wider audience.

18 Apr 2019 Researchers examine historic levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere

A study has examined a 2000-year history of greenhouse gases in the world's atmosphere, providing key data for taking action to tackle climate change. The article, led by Dr. Mauro Rubino, a lecturer in Environmental Science at Keele University, has been published in ESSD.

18 Apr 2019 Researchers examine historic levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere

A study has examined a 2000-year history of greenhouse gases in the world's atmosphere, providing key data for taking action to tackle climate change. The article, led by Dr. Mauro Rubino, a lecturer in Environmental Science at Keele University, has been published in ESSD.

Recent papers
14 Oct 2019
Lake and mire isolation data set for the estimation of post-glacial land uplift in Fennoscandia
Jari Pohjola, Jari Turunen, and Tarmo Lipping
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-165,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-165, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESSD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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11 Oct 2019
A combined Terra and Aqua MODIS land surface temperature and meteorological station data product for China from 2003–2017
Bing Zhao, Kebiao Mao, Yulin Cai, Jiancheng Shi, Zhaoliang Li, Zhihao Qin, and xiangjin Meng
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-155,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-155, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESSD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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10 Oct 2019
Global Carbon Budget 2019
Pierre Friedlingstein, Matthew W. Jones, Michael O'Sullivan, Robbie M. Andrew, Judith Hauck, Glen P. Peters, Wouter Peters, Julia Pongratz, Stephen Sitch, Corinne Le Quéré, Dorothee C. E. Bakker, Josep G. Canadell, Philippe Ciais, Rob Jackson, Peter Anthoni, Leticia Barbero, Ana Bastos, Vladislav Bastrikov, Meike Becker, Laurent Bopp, Erik Buitenhuis, Naveen Chandra, Frédéric Chevallier, Louise P. Chini, Kim I. Currie, Richard A. Feely, Marion Gehlen, Dennis Gilfillan, Thanos Gkritzalis, Daniel S. Goll, Nicolas Gruber, Sören Gutekunst, Ian Harris, Vanessa Haverd, Richard A. Houghton, George Hurtt, Tatiana Ilyina, Atul K. Jain, Emilie Joetzjer, Jed O. Kaplan, Etsushi Kato, Kees Klein Goldewijk, Jan Ivar Korsbakken, Peter Landschützer, Siv K. Lauvset, Nathalie Lefèvre, Andrew Lenton, Sebastian Lienert, Danica Lombardozzi, Gregg Marland, Patrick C. McGuire, Joe R. Melton, Nicolas Metzl, David R. Munro, Julia E. M. S. Nabel, Shin-Ichiro Nakaoka, Craig Neill, Abdirahman M. Omar, Tsuneo Ono, Anna Peregon, Denis Pierrot, Benjamin Poulter, Gregor Rehder, Laure Resplandy, Eddy Robertson, Christian Rödenbeck, Roland Séférian, Jörg Schwinger, Naomi Smith, Pieter P. Tans, Hanqin Tian, Bronte Tilbrook, Francesco N. Tubiello, Guido R. van der Werf, Andrew J. Wiltshire, and Sönke Zaehle
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-183,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-183, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for ESSD (discussion: final response, 1 comment)
09 Oct 2019
Measurements of atmospheric radioactivity dose rates over the North Pacific after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident during the period March 2011 - March 2015
Kuo-Ying Wang, Philippe Nedelec, Hannah Clark, and Neil Harris
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-156,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-156, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESSD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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09 Oct 2019
Marine carbonyl sulfide (OCS) and carbon disulfide (CS2): a compilation of measurements in seawater and the marine boundary layer
Sinikka T. Lennartz, Christa A. Marandino, Marc von Hobe, Meinrat O. Andreae, Kazushi Aranami, Elliot Atlas, Max Berkelhammer, Heinz Bingemer, Dennis Booge, Gregory Cutter, Pau Cortes, Stefanie Kremser, Cliff Law, Andrew Marriner, Rafel Simó, Birgit Quack, Günther Uher, Huixiang Xie, and Xiaobin Xu
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-162,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-162, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESSD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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