1st February 2014 El
Wenju Cai and colleagues at CSIRO in Australia have warned that
an enhanced greenhouse effect is likley to increase the frequency
of extreme La Nina events in the Pacific Ocean.
1st February 2014 Woodland
Robert Bailis and colleagues at Yale, USA, have assessed the carbon
footprint of woodfuels in the tropics and suggest that more efficient
cook stoves could cut emissions worth $1billion a year.
1st February 2014 Differentiated
Frances Moore and Delavane Diaz at Stanford, USA, have examined
the economic impacts of projected climate change, showing that warming
substantially slows GDP growth in poor regions.
12th December 2014 Loaded
Nikolaos Christidis and colleagues at the UK's Met Office have shown
how the chance of dangerous heatwaves in Europe has now increased
to twice per decade.
25th November 2014 Climate
Researchers from Leeds, Bristol and Oxford Universities in the UK
have concluded that climate engineering techniques could put billions
of people at risk.
25th November 2014 Methane
Ake Naute and colleagues at Wageningen University in the Netherlands
have shown how warming of permafrost and vegetation changes in the
Arctic may alter methane fluxes.