There is another enigma in the warming puzzle: climate’s carbon dioxide sensitivity. How will life respond as carbon dioxide levels rise and heat soars?
Students in modern dorms answered cognition tests faster and more accurately
Failure to meet the United Nations' 2 ºC warming limits will lead to dire global economic consequences
With climate change soon to be the main threat to biodiversity, protected habitat will be a higher priority than ever to give wildlife a chance
Rural areas may need more heat mitigation efforts in future
Large ensembles of climate models examine co-occurrence of atmospheric blocking and summer temperature extremes
Invisible flickering detected by satellite could throw new light from plant growth on mysteries of planet’s carbon budget
Fraction of world population exposed to severe heat waves every five years becomes three times larger under 2 °C warming
Fossil fuel investment is not just bad for the global climate. It could also be dangerous for investors, and for national economies.
Scientists debate pros and cons of climate intervention