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Jan 7, 2009
US Climate Change Science Program releases report on abrupt climate change.
Oct 27, 2008
Forum for the Future suggests five likely scenarios for the world in 2050.
Oct 15, 2008
Climate change is already causing disruptions in species ranges but tropical species have fewer options than those at mid-latitudes.
Oct 1, 2008
Physical and social scientists must work together to make and employ the predictions needed to inform policymaking for climate adaptation and mitigation.
Aug 27, 2008
Deforestation and sectoral approach prove key areas for discussion.
Jul 16, 2008
Including ocean acidification worries in carbon regulation would probably lower emissions targets, say researchers.
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Apr 22, 2016
We have to meet the UNFCCC’s request for details by 2018 of the impacts of global warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, argue Christopher Reyer and Katja Frieler
Apr 7, 2016
Researchers must put more emphasis on nuance, review finds, while Asia and Central and South America lack studies
Mar 1, 2016
There’s more to high-energy particles than clouds and cosmic rays, says Giles Harrison of the University of Reading, UK.
Feb 18, 2016
We need an understanding of which kind of cities can contribute what kind of measures to mitigate and adapt to global environmental change, says Felix Creutzig.
Feb 2, 2016
The short answer to whether the disappearance of multi-year Arctic sea ice will make extreme weather events more frequent is yes....and no, according to Jennifer Francis.
Jan 4, 2016
There's a compelling justification to prevent reclassification of logging concessions into oil palm or timber concessions after logging, say Dominick Spracklen et al.
Dec 14, 2015
José R Moreira and José Goldemberg analyse biodiesel production from oil palm plantations as one possible way to mitigate climate change while providing cost effective results.
Nov 30, 2015
Gabriele Hegerl gives her take on an important step towards improving the reliability of event attribution results.
Prioritizing urban sustainability solutions: coordinated approaches must incorporate scale-dependent built environment induced effects
Nov 6, 2015
Contemporary and future design of settlements demands cooperative participation between planners, architects, and relevant stakeholders, with the urban and global climate community, say Matei Georgescu et al.
Oct 6, 2015
Alan MacDonald and colleagues published their map of African groundwater resources in Environmental Research Letters three years ago; since then there’s been much progress, including the commencement of the UPGro (Unlocking the Potential of Groundwater for the Poor) programme