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Unprecedented extremes and warmest decade since modern measurements: grim report from World Meteorological Organisation

Unprecedented extremes and warmest decade since modern measurements: grim report from World Meteorological Organisation | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
The past 10 years were the warmest since the start of modern measurements 160 years ago and it was also a decade of unprecedented extremes in the climate according to a report by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO).
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Why Arctic sea ice will vanish in 2013

Why Arctic sea ice will vanish in 2013 | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
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How to talk to a climate change denier

George Marshall tells us to have that important conversation with Uncle Bob, and gives us a way of doing it that may actually change his mind.... Communicati...
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Global carbon dioxide levels set to pass 400ppm milestone

Global carbon dioxide levels set to pass 400ppm milestone | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
The concentration of carbon in the atmosphere over the next few days is expected to hit record levels
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:: SCRIPPS OCEANOGRAPHY NEWS : : As CO2 Approaches Symbolic Milestone, Scripps Launches Daily Keeling Curve Update ::

:: SCRIPPS OCEANOGRAPHY NEWS : : As CO2 Approaches Symbolic Milestone, Scripps Launches Daily Keeling Curve Update :: | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
For the first time in human history, concentrations of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) could rise above 400 parts per million (ppm) for sustained lengths of time throughout much of the Northern Hemisphere as soon as May 2013.
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Advisers warn UK CO2 emissions 'up'

Advisers warn UK CO2 emissions 'up' | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
The officially appointed Climate Change Committee warns the UK's CO2 emissions are rising, not falling as ministers claim.
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UK CO2 emissions rising, government advisers warn
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Met Office Admit "Our Climate Is Being Disrupted by the Warming of the Arctic"

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Arctic News: Record Methane in Arctic early March 2013

Arctic News: Record Methane in Arctic early March 2013 | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
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Major methane release is almost inevitable - environment - 21 February 2013 - New Scientist

Major methane release is almost inevitable - environment - 21 February 2013 - New Scientist | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
A global temperature rise of just 1. 5 °C destroyed much of Siberia's permafrost, suggesting that large-scale melting is just around the corner
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Analysis of Greenland Ice Cores May Provide Glimpse into Climate's Future

Analysis of Greenland Ice Cores May Provide Glimpse into Climate's Future | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
This article is a reprint of a news release posted by the National Science Foundation (NSF) on Jan 24, 2013.
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Secret funding helped build vast network of climate denial thinktanks

Secret funding helped build vast network of climate denial thinktanks | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Anonymous billionaires donated $120m to more than 100 anti-climate groups working to discredit climate change science
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Arctic "death spiral" leaves climate scientists shocked and worried

Arctic "death spiral" leaves climate scientists shocked and worried | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
A "global disaster" is unfolding rapidly in the Arctic as melting sea ice kick starts global warming feedback loops.
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Peak Oil solved, but climate will fry: BP report

Peak Oil solved, but climate will fry: BP report | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
BP's new report claims our "most likely" future is a climate disaster packed with lots more oil, coal and methane burning.
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Vast methane 'plumes' seen in Arctic ocean as sea ice retreats

Vast methane 'plumes' seen in Arctic ocean as sea ice retreats | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Dramatic and unprecedented plumes of methane - a greenhouse gas 20 times more potent than carbon dioxide - have been seen bubbling to the surface of the Arctic Ocean by scientists undertaking an extensive survey of the region.
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Meat-eating top cause of climate change

Meat-eating top cause of climate change | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
The upsurge in meat consumption globally is having dramatic affects on the global environment, studies have repeatedly shown. Scientists are now arguing that reducing, or removing meat eating, from...
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Zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV

Zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Graham Readfearn: Study finds overwhelming scientific consensus that humans have caused global warming, but media still hasn't caught up
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Methane Outbreak Alert! | Dissident Voice

Methane Outbreak Alert! | Dissident Voice | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
A cadre of the world’s top climate scientists have seen enough evidence of prospective runaway climate change that they are now sounding the alarm, putting
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Climate Change is Finally Real for the American People

Climate Change is Finally Real for the American People | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Recent months have seen a long list of institutions and individuals—many rather unexpected, some powerful—speaking out in favor of action on climate change.
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Global Warming is Accelerating, but it's Still Groundhog Day at the Daily Mail

Global Warming is Accelerating, but it's Still Groundhog Day at the Daily Mail | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
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Global warming has accelerated, however most of this warming (over 93%) has gone into the ocean - the Earth's largest heat reservoir. An important development has been the uprecedented warming of the deep ocean in recent years.
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New Ways to Gauge the Finite Atmosphere

New Ways to Gauge the Finite Atmosphere | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
An illustrator finds ways to bring to life largely invisible environmental conditions and trends.
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Bad news: Arctic icecap cracking up

Bad news: Arctic icecap cracking up | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
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Ex-IPCC Head: Prepare for 5°C Warmer World | Climate Central

Ex-IPCC Head: Prepare for 5°C Warmer World | Climate Central | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Former chair of the IPCC says global average temperatures could reach 5°C above their pre-industrial level.
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No alternative to atmospheric CO2 draw-down

No alternative to atmospheric CO2 draw-down | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
This article suggests that the current atmospheric CO2 level is already triggering amplifying feedbacks from the Earth system and therefore, in themselves, efforts at reduction in atmospheric CO2-emission are no longer sufficient to prevent further...
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UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
Lesser consumption of animal products is necessary to save the world from the worst impacts of climate change, UN report says
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Arctic News: Dramatic increase in methane in the Arctic in January 2013

Arctic News: Dramatic increase in methane in the Arctic in January 2013 | ClimateChange | Scoop.it
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