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One skeptical climate scientist has changed his beliefs, and now says that human activity is indeed causing the Earth to warm.
Thirty percent of snow leopard habitat may be lost in the Himalayas, due to treeline shift. Washington D.C.
The study is the first to give a comprehensive projection for this long perspective, based on observed sea-level rise over the past millennium, as well as on scenarios for future greenhouse-gas emissions.
The sea level of the US West Coast is expected to increase 60 centimeters from Washington to northern California, while waters surrounding the southern half of that state could rise a meter in less than two decades time.
Geoengineering is a field of study that proposes techniques to reduce the amount of solar radiation reaching the Earth's surface.
A new study finds that nine percent of the Western Hemisphere's mammals will fall victim to the changing climate.
For the first time, researchers have been able to combine different climate models using spatial statistics - to project future seasonal temperature changes in regions across North America.
A proposed reduction in the world’s carbon emissions set by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) can only be met if the developed world cuts down meat consumption by 50 percent per person.
Meat consumption in the developed world needs to be cut by 50 per cent per person by 2050 if we are to meet the most aggressive strategy, set out by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), to reduce one of the most important greenhouse gases, nitrous oxide (N2O).
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports in their Special Report on Extremes (SREX) that poorer nations with high concentrations of populations are the most at risk in suffering in extreme weather disasters.
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.