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Posted on 11 September 2017 by Ari Jokimäki A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. Climate change 1. Continuously Amplified Warming in the...

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Scientists study ocean absorption of human carbon pollution

Posted on 16 February 2017 by John Abraham As humans burn fossil fuels and release greenhouse gases, those gases enter the atmosphere where they cause...

New data gives hope for meeting the Paris climate targets

Posted on 30 October 2017 by dana1981 Over the past half-century, growth in the global economy and carbon pollution have been tied together. When the...

2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #7

Latest Posts 2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #7 New research, February...

The Larsen C ice shelf collapse hammers home the reality of climate change

Posted on 12 June 2017 by John Abraham Very soon, a large portion of an ice shelf in Antarctica will break off and collapse into...

The potential climate consequences of China’s Belt and Roads Initiative

This is a re-post from Yale Climate Connections by Jan Ellen Spiegel China’s Belt and Road Initiative is big. Really big. Potentially the most ambitious and...

Thinking is Power: Are you a Critical Thinker?

This is a re-post from the Thinking is Power website maintained by Melanie Trecek-King where she regularly writes about many aspects of critical thinking in an effort...

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China’s 2060 climate pledge is ‘largely consistent’ with 1.5C goal, study finds

This is a re-post from Carbon Brief by Xiaoying You New research has found that China’s pledge to achieve “carbon neutrality” before 2060 is “largely consistent”...

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