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Articles by Roz Pidcock

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Sea ice falls to record lows in both the Arctic and Antarctic

Sea ice falls to record lows in both the Arctic and Antarctic

The NSIDC doesn’t usually release data for both poles simultaneously, but has done so this time because of what scientists have dubbed an “exceptional” year in 2017..

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Arctic could warm by 17°C if all known fossil fuels are burned

Arctic could warm by 17°C if all known fossil fuels are burned

Burning all known fossil fuels could push global temperature an average of 8C above preindustrial levels, with the Arctic bearing brunt of warming.

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What happens if we overshoot the 2º target for limiting global warming?

What happens if we overshoot the 2º target for limiting global warming?

There are very real questions about whether or not the world will be able to stay below the two degree limit.

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Why isn’t the Arctic sea ice free already?

Why isn’t the Arctic sea ice free already?

According to polar scientist Dr Dirk Notz, the question isn’t why is Arctic sea ice melting so fast, it’s how come we have any left at all?

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Scientists lambast The Australian for misleading article on deep ocean cooling

Scientists lambast The Australian for misleading article on deep ocean cooling

The authors of research used by an article in The Australian on deep ocean cooling have taken the newspaper to task for its coverage of their work.