Most Significant Climate Change paper in last few years

IPCC 1.5 special report

With only a few days of 2019 left I’ve been asking myself a question – what has been the most significant scientific paper published during the last couple of years related to climate change? I have a proposed answer. I do of course recognise that the term “Significant” is vague and wholly subjective, and so … Read more Most Significant Climate Change paper in last few years

IPCC Report: Hunger, Migration and Conflict

IPCC Report - Climate Change and Land

Yesterday, 8th Aug 2019, the IPCC published a Special Report on Land Use. To be a tad more precise, this is an IPCC special report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. Work on the report was initiated back in 2016, and since then … Read more IPCC Report: Hunger, Migration and Conflict

IPCC Special Report on 1.5 C

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It is here. The long anticipated IPCC 1.5 C Special report #SR15 report has been formally issued. Here are the links that take you directly to the alpha source and so bypass all of the press articles. The press release Frequently Asked Questions The Summary For Policy Makers (SPM) The full report What is Driving this … Read more IPCC Special Report on 1.5 C

U.N. draft report – ‘very high risk’ the planet will warm beyond key limit

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is due to issue a Special Report the spells out the impact Global Warming of 1.5 °C or above. It will be formally issued next October, but there is a public draft already available for comment, hence we can get a look to see what it will tell us. Warning: … Read more U.N. draft report – ‘very high risk’ the planet will warm beyond key limit

Climate Change – The coming impact upon us all – New report available

There is a new part of the AR5 report that is now available from the UN’s international panel of experts, the IPCC, who have been charged with looking into climate change. In fact, here below is how the actual timeline for the AR5 working groups, so as you can see from the chart below, what … Read more Climate Change – The coming impact upon us all – New report available