21st March 2014 Mass
Shfaqat Khan and colleagues at the Technical University of Denmark
have found that regional warming has triggered ice loss from the
northeast Greenland ice sheet.
21st March 2014 Popcorn
Andy Challinor and international colleagues have reported that yields
of key crops such as wheat and maize may decrease in many areas
with 2 degrees C or more of temperature rise.
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.