Weird. Strange. Extreme. Unprecedented. These are some of the words that describe what’s been happening in the Arctic over the past year.
Tag: "extreme weather"
Climate change means Australian cities are facing more heat waves, but not all strategies to keep us cool are created equal.
Intense warmth in both the air and oceans is driving the mini-meltdown at a time when Arctic sea ice should be rapidly growing.
2016 is set to be the hottest year on record by a significant margin, with temperatures that are 1.2˚C above pre-industrial times.
The world saw many other unwanted records tumble in 2015, providing ever more evidence for the effect humans are having on climate.
As NSW Liberals call for public debates about climate change, the rest of Australia Tweets about record March temps.
Climate Council says scientific argument that 2°C a ‘safe’ level of warming is weakening, and society must almost completely decarbonise in 30-35 years, or sooner, to tackle climate change effectively.
US informs United Nations how it will fight global warming under a post-2020 agreement that’s due to be finalized during talks in Paris in December.
Humanity is about to experience a historically unprecedented spike in temperatures.