Temperature Spikes Point to Two Events Causing End Cretaceous Mass Extinction A study of the fossilised shells of several species of bivalves that existed towards the end of the Cretaceous suggests two distinct phases of global warming occurred that instigated mass extinctions. Scientists have debated how much of an impact the eruption of the Deccan […]
At a meeting in Vienna to try to make progress scaling back the use of a class of chemical compounds that contribute to global warming, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that climate change is as dangerous as, if not more than, the threat posed by violent extremism. Show More Summary
Negotiators from around the world are working toward a ban on hydrofluorocarbons, coolants that replaced ozone-depleting chemicals but brought global warming problems of their own.
by Ethan Linck The melting continent of Antarctica. NASA One Small Part of Antarctica Stayed Cool While the Rest Warmed: Perhaps the most frustrating aspect of climate change denialism is the willful idiocy of using local exceptions to a widely supported trend as evidence that trend is false. Show More Summary
VIENNA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged U.N. nations on Friday to reach a deal to cut the use of a family of powerful greenhouse gases and take a big step toward keeping global warming in check.
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A new NASA-led study finds that almost one-fifth of the global warming that has occurred in the past 150 years has been missed by historical records due to quirks in how global temperatures were recorded. The study explains why projections of future climate based solely on historical records estimate lower rates of warming than predictions from climate models.
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According to the overwhelming majority of the world's climatologists, global warming is the most pressing challenge of our time, posing an existential threat to our quality of life. The Republican Party disagrees. In that vein, voters are faced with a sharply contrasting choice this November. Show More Summary
GENEVA (Reuters) - The world is on track for its hottest year on record and levels of carbon dioxide have reached new highs, further fuelling global warming, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Thursday.
Drought is a natural hazard that climate models have predicted will increase in the future in consequence of CO 2 -induced global warming. One way to gauge the validity of such predictions is by examining long-term historic trends in...Show More Summary
FALLEN ANGELS IS JUST A SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL, RIGHT GUYS? RIGHT? GUYS? Global Warming Expedition Stopped In Its Tracks By Arctic Sea Ice.
Peter O’Brien in Quadrant online is surprised - well, not really - that the ABC’s Media Watch in hounding a critic of global warming alarmism…
Submitted by Craig Boudreau via The Daily Caller, A group of adventurers, sailors, pilots and climate scientists that recently started a journey around the North Pole in an effort to show the lack of ice, has been blocked from further...Show More Summary
You really can't make this stuff up
The once fast-warming Antarctic Peninsula has cooled over the past 18 years thanks to shifting winds – but global warming will soon override their effect
You want to know the very definition of irony? While the Republican National Convention is going on in Ohio—loaded to the hilt with people who deny the reality of global warming—the country itself is baking under a heat wave that isShow More Summary
by Nick Pinto Where panel magic is made. Village Voice Via the Village Voice: This morning, the Washington Post hosted a panel discussion on Energy and the Economy at the Butcher and Brewer Pub here in downtown Cleveland. The paper has...Show More Summary
JAKARTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Rising temperatures caused by climate change may cost the world economy over $2 trillion in lost productivity by 2030 as hot weather makes it unbearable to work in some parts of the world, according to U.N. research published on Tuesday.