Climate change could cause ‘disaster’ in the world’s oceans

Climate change will slow down deep overturning ocean circulation in the coming centuries. Using three dozen Earth system models, researchers have concluded that the...

Limiting global warming to 1.5°C would reduce risks to humans by up to 85%

New research quantifies the benefits of limiting global warming to 1.5°C and identifies the hotspot regions for climate change risk in the future.

Climate models fail to simulate recent air-pressure changes over Greenland

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Melting ice sheets may cause ‘climate chaos’ according to new modelling

The weather these days is wild and will be wilder still within a century -- in part, because the water from melting ice sheets...

Research sheds new light on the role of sea ice in controlling atmospheric carbon...

A new study has highlighted the crucial role that sea ice across the Southern Ocean played in controlling atmospheric carbon dioxide levels during times...

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