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Major ocean current is widening as climate warms

A new study found that the Indian Ocean's Agulhas Current is getting wider rather than strengthening. The findings, which have important implications for global...

Psychological ‘vaccine’ could help immunize public against ‘fake news’ on climate change, study suggests

Misinformation on climate change can psychologically cancel out the influence of accurate statements. However, if legitimate facts are delivered with an "inoculation" -- a...

Coarse sea spray keeps lightning strikes away, study finds

Larger, coarse sea spray reduces the amount of lightning by as much as 90 percent, whereas smaller aerosols increase lightning. The size of particle...

Disparities of climate change mapped

New research illustrates the disparity between the narrow origins and far-reaching impacts of greenhouse emissions responsible for disrupting the global climate system.

Experts call on climate change panel to better reflect ocean variability in their projections

Ocean variability and realistic marine regional projections should be included in Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports to better inform policy-makers, state researchers.

Carbon levy could limit impact of climate change, study suggests

A decades-old tax system may offer an economical solution to the problem of catastrophic climate change, according to a new study. A consumer tax...

New approach to global-warming projections could make regional estimates more precise

A new method for projecting how the temperature will respond to human impacts supports the outlook for substantial global warming throughout this century -...

Emission reductions hampered by EU internal policy processes, new research finds

Current policy processes at the European Commission are having a detrimental effect on achieving reductions in harmful greenhouse gas emissions from the transport sector,...

From climate change awareness to action

Awareness of climate change and its impacts is not enough to move people to action. New research on how people's worldviews affect their perceptions...

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