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Credit: NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio

‘Striking’ new NASA videos show CO2 emissions rapidly building up in atmosphere

Fast-rising concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are the main driver of human-caused global warming. Working out how to reduce these... Read More

Climate modelling | Jun 27. 2023.
Aerial View of blue lakes in Brazilian Pantanal wetlands.

‘Exceptional’ surge in methane emissions from wetlands worries scientists

Methane emissions from wetlands have risen faster this century than in even the most pessimistic climate scenarios, new research finds. From the A... Read More

Climate modelling | Mar 20. 2023.
Agronomist examining quality of fertile agricultural earth. Credit: Andriana Syvanych / Alamy Stock Photo.

Guest post: Testing how the latest climate models simulate global soil carbon

The world’s soils are the largest active store of carbon on the Earth’s land surface – clocking in at least three times more than in forests an... Read More

Guest posts | Oct 11. 2022.
Reservoir Barrios de Luna in Spain during 2017 drought

Expanding ‘Azores high’ driving ‘unprecedented’ changes in western Europe’s climate

Expansion of the “Azores high” – a high pressure system in the north Atlantic – is driving “unprecedented” changes in western Europe’s ... Read More

Science | Jul 4. 2022.
MareNostrum Supercomputing Centre in Barcelona

Guest post: How climate scientists should handle ‘hot models’

The latest “CMIP6” generation of climate models includes a subset of “hot models” that point towards much greater warming than expected. T... Read More

Guest posts | May 4. 2022.
A water distribution point during a heatwave in Karachi, Pakistan.

Guest post: What seasonal forecasts can tell us about extreme heat this summer

As daily temperatures start to climb through the northern-hemisphere spring, attention starts to turn to the summer months and the chances of seeing ... Read More

Guest posts | Apr 4. 2022.
Tropical storm over the ocean Maldives

Guest post: The role ‘emulator’ models play in climate change projections

The most state-of-the-art tool available to climate scientists is, perhaps, the Earth System Model (ESM). These climate models simulate the flow of e... Read More

Guest posts | Sep 28. 2021.
Artificial intelligence, connections and nucleus in concept of interconnected neurons

Guest post: How artificial intelligence is fast becoming a key tool for climate science

The recent publication of the sixth assessment report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) summarises the current understanding ... Read More

Guest posts | Sep 7. 2021.
PSA International Brani Container Terminal with the CBD skyline, Brani Island, Singapore. Credit: Jason Knott / Alamy Stock Photo. FGRPBF


ここ数年、気候科学者、経済学者、エネルギーシステムモデル研究者による国際チームは、次の100年ほどの間�... Read More

Translations | Jul 28. 2021.
Sun rays shine through the clouds as dusk approaches.


国際的な科学者チームが 4 年間かけて詳細な議論を重ねた結果、大気中 CO2濃 度の増加に対する世界の地表温度... Read More

Guest posts | Jun 30. 2021.
Forest plantation with young mature plants

Guest post: Why CO2 removal is not equal and opposite to reducing emissions

In recent years, countries, companies and institutions around the world have set “net-zero” emissions targets as part of efforts to tackle climat... Read More

Guest posts | Jun 21. 2021.
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