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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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Oct 21, 2014
91-year-old physicist John Nye speaks at British Branch meeting of the International Glaciological Society
Oct 2, 2014
Samuel Levis examines recent work on how best to evaluate crop heat stress during flowering
Sep 25, 2014
Noel Keenlyside and Nour-Eddine Omrani discuss the causes of northern hemisphere winter cooling.
Sep 22, 2014 1 comment
Marzeion and Levermann's inventory of the most vulnerable UNESCO world heritage sites under anthropogenic sea-level rise is a first step towards protection, says Anny Cazenave.
Sep 11, 2014 2 comments
McCright et al. extend current research on conservatives' distrust of science by distinguishing between public trust in production versus impact scientists, says Riley Dunlap.
Sep 4, 2014
Remote sensing can provide valuable information about bird habitat, says Scott Goetz of the Woods Hole Research Center, US.
Aug 21, 2014
Uncertainties in the occurrence of heat stress under field conditions, plant responses to heat, and appropriate adaptation measures still need further investigation, say Stefan Siebert and Frank Ewert.
Aug 13, 2014
The continued viability of eco-certification systems depends on strengthening institutions on the demand side, and ensuring farm-level costs on the supply side match price premiums reaching the farm level, say Leah K VanWey and Peter D Richards
Jul 23, 2014
Vision Prize releases latest poll of expert opinion
Jul 7, 2014
The finding that emissions are decoupled from increased well-being is not only of scientific interest, it could also inform policy discussions, say Thomas Dietz and Andrew K Jorgenson