The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released a special report detailing some of the potential impacts that a global warming of 1.5 degrees C above pre-industrial levels might have on the planet. This is largely a report for policy makers, but does contain technical scientific information as well. The report is available here.
The U.S. Global Change Research Program has just released the second volume of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, which focuses on economic, societal, and environmental impacts of climate change in the United States. This volume draws upon the scientific foundation summarized in the first volume which was released last year. You can read and download […]
NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) has just released their 2018 annual climate summary and has concluded that 2018 was the fourth warmest year on record (since 1880). The Japanese Meteorological Agency, NASA, the UK’s Met Office, and Berkeley Earth are also in agreement, making the last five years the five warmest years on […]