The latest IPCC report is chock full of illustrative tables and diagrams, here are 8 of the most illuminating ones that help tell an important story.
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IPCC warns climate change impacts are here and will worsen, and more concerted efforts to adapt and prevent are needed to avoid the worst of them.
Despite pockets of cold snaps, the world continued to warm and 2013 was the 6th warmest year on record.
A decline in east coast lows due to a warming climate will result in fewer large waves on Australia’s east coast.
Despite the high number of multi-billion dollar disasters last year, the overall loss of life and property were comparatively low to years past.
Climate change could increase the number of El Niños, and particularly strong “super” El Niños could occur twice as frequently in a warming world.
US study finds large-scale offshore wind farms could protect American coastal cities most vulnerable to extreme weather, as well as power them.
Study links Australian extreme weather events to temperature changes in the Indian Ocean – an effect that is likely to strengthen under climate change.