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The Earth is heading for an over 5-degree Fahrenheit warming trend by the year 2100 despite promises to curb carbon emissions, according to a study released during UN talks on Thursday.
Vegetation around the world is on the move, and climate change is the culprit.
The head of the United Nation's climate change panel defended its case against an academic council charged with reviewing its research methods after a string of challenges to its findings.
NSF-supported climate scientist Mark Flanner and colleagues find differences in the rates for spring warming and snow cover decline in Eurasia and North America, and are studying whether aerosols are a key factor.
A new NASA-funded study has concluded that Amazon rain forests were remarkably unaffected in the face of once-in-a-century drought in 2005, neither dying nor thriving, contrary to a previously published report and claims by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
The struggling Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has given an outside science group complete control to review its rules, procedures and reports on global warming.
The International Monetary Fund, an organization that does not normally propose environmental policies, is proposing a plan for the worldâ€™s governments to work together to raise money needed for climate change research.
The UK Met office says that it is becoming clearer that human activities are causing climate change.
Climate scientists said on Thursday that the pace of global warming continues unabated, despite images of Europe crippled by a deep freeze and parts of the United States blasted by blizzards.
A 2009 claim that sea levels would rise up to 32 inches by the end of the century, is being retracted, as the original reportâ€™s author says the real estimate is still not known.
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