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Climate change: Temperature analysis shows UN goals 'within reach'

Added: 01.12.2020 12:16 | 4 views | 0 comments

Moves by China, along with the election of Joe Biden, make temperature targets more achievable.

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Future Brahmaputra River flooding as climate changes may be underestimated, study says

Added: 01.12.2020 3:18 | 8 views | 0 comments

A new study looking at seven centuries of water flow in south Asia's mighty Brahmaputra River suggests that scientists are underestimating the river's potential for catastrophic flooding as climate warms.

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Emissions growth slower than worst-case projections

Added: 01.12.2020 3:18 | 21 views | 0 comments

New research reveals that emissions are not growing as fast as the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's assessments have indicated -- and that the IPCC is not using the most up-to-date climate scenarios in its planning and policy recommendations.

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Area burned by severe fire increased 8-fold in western US over past four decades

Added: 01.12.2020 3:18 | 19 views | 0 comments

The number of wildfires and the amount of land they consume in the western US has substantially increased since the 1980s, a trend often attributed to ongoing climate change. Now, new research finds fires are not only becoming more common in the western US but the area burned at high severity is also increasing, a trend that may lead to long-term forest loss.

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How stable is the Antarctic ice sheet?

Added: 01.12.2020 3:18 | 19 views | 0 comments

As temperatures rise due to climate change, the melting of polar ice sheets is accelerating. An international team of scientists has now examined the dynamics of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet more closely using deep-sea sediments dating back approximately 2.5 million years. Their results indicate that, in a constantly warming climate, the ice masses of East Antarctica could be much less stable than previously thought.

Six young people sued 33 countries over climate change — their case just cleared a major hurdle

Added: 30.11.2020 0:09 | 38 views | 0 comments

"We only have one planet and I like it very much. ... We have no other place to go," said André Oliveira, 12.

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Climate change: The woman watching the ice melt from under her feet

Added: 29.11.2020 18:16 | 17 views | 0 comments

For thousands of years Inupaiq people have relied on the land in Alaska but now climate change is threatening their entire way of life.

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Jane Fonda: 'It's much harder to be young than it is old'

Added: 29.11.2020 18:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

As an 82-year-old Jane Fonda is still protesting - this time about climate change - and getting arrested.

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Climate change: The woman watching the ice melt from under her feet

Added: 29.11.2020 18:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

For thousands of years Inupaiq people have relied on the land in Alaska but now climate change is threatening their entire way of life.

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