We are grateful for discussions with Dr. J. Shukla. This work was supported by the National Science Foundation (Grants ATM-0830062 and ATM-0830068), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Grant NA09 OAR4310058), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Grant NNX09AN50G) and the Office of Science (BER) of the U.S. Department of Energy (Grant DE-FG02-07ER64473). Computing support from the Climate Simulation Laboratory of the National Center of Atmospheric Research is also acknowledged.
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