24th February 2014 Heat
Valerie Mueller and colleagues at the International Food Policy
Research Institute in Washington have found a link between increasing
heat stress and human migration patterns in Pakistan.
24th February 2014 Black
Dian Siedel and colleagues at NOAA in the US have shown that the
geoengineering of Earth's albedo to reduce warming may be impossible
to detect and so manage effectively.
24th February 2014 Fish
Manuel Barange and colleagues at Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK,
have assessed the impacts of climate change across 60% of global
fisheries. They highlight the role of aquaculture in meeting demand.
3rd January 2014 Cloudy
Steven Sherwood and colleagues at the University of New South Wales
have suggested that Earth's climate is more sensitive to higher
carbon dioxide concentrations than previously thought.
3rd January 2014 Hot
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology have reported that 2013 was the
nation's hottest recorded year, with temperatures 1.2 degrees C
above the long term average.
3rd January 2014 Happy
A very happy New Year to everyone. Here's hoping for a great 2014
and maybe, just maybe, the year in which the rate of increase in
carbon dioxide concentrations starts to fall.