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CO2 Emissions Drive Heatwaves on Despite Warming 'Hiatus'
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- 10 days ago -
Direct effects from greenhouse gases are playing a significant role in making hot Northern Hemisphere summers more common even as average temperature increases slow down, find Youichi Kamae from the National Institute for Environmental Studies in Japan.
Could Climate's Crop Impact Catch Us With Our Plants Down?
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- 17 days ago -
Global warming has sharply increased the odds of serious problems because of declining harvests, find David Lobell from and Claudia Tebaldi from NCAR, and though that situation remains fairly unlikely, they advise countries to prepare for it.
Who Can Afford to Hold Back Rising Seas?
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- 24 days ago -
Though using dikes to protect the world from rising sea levels will generally make economic sense, explains Jochen Hinkel from the Global Climate Forum, poor countries may not have the resources to do so.
Shrinking Dairy's Carbon Hoofprint
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- 31 days ago -
As the world's appetite for dairy produce grows along with its population so too will emissions of the greenhouse gas methane from cow guts - but US dairy industry consultant Joanne Knapp has found that existing measures can mostly offset this
Unique and Unnatural: Modern Warming From An Historical Viewpoint
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- 37 days ago -
Temperature patterns since the last ice age have helped scientists go from thinking humans can't possibly change our climate to the majority agreeing we are within a century.
Heavier People Mean Weightier Vehicle Emissions
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- 45 days ago -
In 2010 the American population collectively carried 3.6 billion kilograms of excess weight, and that creates extra greenhouse gases from the vehicles transporting them highlight Carnegie Mellon University's Chris Hendrickson, and Michelle Tom.
IPCC: Millions of Words on Climate Change Are Not Enough
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- 59 days ago -
A conference bringing together authors of the latest UN climate change report highlights the stark situation we're in, and why we must overcome inflamed passions to establish trust and find a way forward.
The Urgent Voice Who Refused to Be Silenced on Climate Danger
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- 66 days ago -
Amid censorship controversy at NASA, arrests and providing evidence in legal cases fighting global warming, Jim Hansen revised his recommended level for CO2 in the air down to 350ppm, and continues his research today.
How Lessons From Space Put the Greenhouse Effect on the Front Page
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- 80 days ago -
Interest in atmospheres of other planets took Jim Hansen from Iowa to NASA, where he came to realise that humans emitting CO2 would lead to an unprecedented warming, and brought that fact to the world's attention.
Climate Change-Boosted Disease Could Endanger ChinaâEUR(TM)s Food Supply
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- 87 days ago -
Bruce Fitt from the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield, UK, and his teammates forecast that human driven shifts in flowering times, rain and temperature will mean fusarium ear blight ruins even more wheat in China
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