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Jan 27, 2014
James Screen's paper in ERL contributes additional evidence that Arctic sea-ice loss is partly responsible for shifting weather patterns, says Jennifer Francis
Jan 13, 2014
There are two camps of thought on whether temperature variability is increasing, say Lisa Alexander and Sarah Perkins, but the impact from increases in heatwaves will be a major problem.
Dec 6, 2013
Beate Liepert examines progress in our understanding of atmospheric rivers
Nov 12, 2013
Fritz Reusswig reckons that once the issue of climate change attribution can be regarded as settled, new questions and controversies arise.
Oct 18, 2013
Superconductors could cut carbon emissions by boosting power transmission, transforming wind energy, creating more efficient supercomputers for climate models, enabling renewable energy storage, aiding train travel, and more, says a review in Superconductor Science and Technology.
Sep 20, 2013
The detection and attribution of changing disease patterns to climate change is very challenging, says Kristie Ebi
Climate, crops and lacking data underlie regional disparities in the carbon dioxide fertilization effect
Aug 27, 2013
David M Rosenthal and Nicholas J Tomeo examine the gaps in knowledge highlighted by recent research into the carbon dioxide fertilization effect on crop yield
Aug 5, 2013
Matthew J Eckelman examines decision support for transport planning
Jun 12, 2013
Fabian Wagner examines the implications for global consumption of Girod et al's paper in ERL
May 9, 2013
As the Ice2sea project nears completion, David Vaughan gives an update on the latest thinking in sea-level rise.
Apr 22, 2013
Researchers team up to investigate ice sheet's future
Feb 20, 2013
Lydia Olander, Eva Wollenberg, Francesco Tubiello and Martin Herold introduce the ERL Focus Issue
Feb 6, 2013
Climate scientist Kevin Anderson believes scientists at the interface of climate and policy may have used naive assumptions when modelling for a 2°C target
Jan 30, 2013
Eric Kemp-Benedict gives his take on Vanessa Schweizer and Elmar Kriegler's analysis in ERL of the IPCC's Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES)
Jan 9, 2013
In 2004 Pacala and Socolow argued that using existing technologies to deploy seven "stabilization wedges" could solve the climate problem. In light of the delay in major action, Steven Davis, Long Cao, Ken Caldeira and Martin Hoffert now reckon that at least 19 wedges, each ultimately representing 1 Gigatonne of saved carbon emissions each year, will be required, involving a "fundamental overhaul of the global energy system"