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The Carbon Brief: Restricting global warming to 1.5C could ‘halve’ risk of biodiversity loss

Limiting global warming to 1.5C above pre-industrial levels rather than 2C could halve the number...

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2018-05-17 19:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: UK onshore wind energy potential could ‘rise by 10%’ with 1.5C warming

Wind energy in the UK could increase by 10% if the world warms to 1.5C...

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2018-05-17 00:01   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Mapped: How global warming and land-use change threaten water security worldwide

The world’s water supply has been severely altered by global warming and changes to land...

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2018-05-16 18:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: The gender, nationality and institution of IPCC AR6 scientists

Since being founded in 1988, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has published five...

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2018-05-15 11:42   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Climate change is already making droughts worse

Dr Benjamin Cook is a climate scientist at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies...

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2018-05-14 11:39   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Bonn climate talks: key outcomes from the May 2018 UN climate conference

Over the past two weeks, more than 3,000 diplomats and observers have been in Bonn,...

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2018-05-11 13:37   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Explainer: Six ideas to limit global warming with solar geoengineering

Scientists agree that cutting global greenhouse emissions as soon as possible will be key to...

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2018-05-09 15:11   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Tourism responsible for 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions, study finds

Worldwide tourism accounted for 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions from 2009 to 2013, new...

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2018-05-07 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: The Carbon Brief Profile: Turkey

In the second article of a new series on how key emitters are responding to...

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2018-05-03 11:11   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: ‘Foehn winds’ causing Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf to melt in winter

Parts of Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf are melting in the depths of winter, when...

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2018-05-02 15:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Video: Why studying Thwaites glacier is vital for forecasting sea level rise

The UK and US have jointly launched a five-year research programme this week to study...

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2018-05-02 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: State of the climate: Warm start to 2018 despite La Niña conditions

The first three months of 2018 have been between the fourth and sixth warmest first...

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2018-05-01 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Vacancy: Two-week summer journalism internship at Carbon Brief

Carbon Brief is offering an exciting opportunity for a student, or recent graduate, to work...

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2018-04-30 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Mapped: African heatwaves could increase ‘five-fold’ with 3C of global warming

The number of heatwaves affecting the African continent every year could be five times higher...

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2018-04-27 11:22   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: The Carbon Brief Interview: Prof Stephen Belcher

Prof Stephen Belcher was appointed the chief scientist at the Met Office in December 2016....

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2018-04-26 12:09   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Low-lying atolls could become ‘uninhabitable’ earlier than thought

Low-lying coral islands across the tropical oceans could become “uninhabitable” in the coming decades because...

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2018-04-25 19:45   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Deforestation has driven up hottest day temperatures, study says

The average hottest day of the year in Europe, North America and Asia has been...

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2018-04-23 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Do satellites hold the answer to reporting greenhouse gases?

Jane Burston is head of energy and environment at the UK’s National Physical Laboratory. In...

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2018-04-23 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Explainer: How ‘Shared Socioeconomic Pathways’ explore future climate change

Over the past few years, an international team of climate scientists, economists and energy systems...

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2018-04-19 12:58   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Great Barrier Reef at ‘unprecedented’ risk of collapse after major bleaching event

The record-breaking marine heatwave in 2016 across the Great Barrier Reef has left much of...

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2018-04-18 18:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: CO2 emissions from wildfires have fallen over past 80 years, study finds

The annual amount of CO2 emitted as a result of wildfires has fallen over the...

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2018-04-17 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: UK to seek advice on strengthening long-term climate goal

The UK government has announced that it wants official advice on the “implications” of aligning...

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2018-04-17 13:22   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Video: All you need to know about the shipping sector’s new climate deal

Last week countries agreed to a new emissions reduction target for the shipping sector, as...

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2018-04-17 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: The impact of climate change on mental health is impossible to ignore

Prof Helen Berry is the inaugural professor of climate change and mental health at the...

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2018-04-16 11:57   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: World can limit global warming to 1.5C ‘without BECCS’

It is possible to limit warming to 1.5C above pre-industrial temperatures without using negative emissions...

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2018-04-13 10:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Explainer: These six metals are key to a low-carbon future

The deployment of renewables and electric vehicles is expected to skyrocket as the world strives...

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2018-04-12 13:45   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Atlantic ‘conveyor belt’ has slowed by 15% since mid-20th century

The Atlantic Ocean current that brings warm water up to Europe from the tropics has...

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2018-04-11 18:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Marine heatwaves have become ‘34% more likely’ over past century

Marine heatwaves are now lasting longer and occuring more frequently across the world than in...

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2018-04-10 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Africa’s vegetation has lost 2.6bn tonnes of CO2 in just seven years

The rainforests, savannahs and woodlands of sub-Saharan Africa have lost around 2.6bn tonnes of CO2...

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2018-04-09 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: How much ‘carbon budget’ is left to limit global warming to 1.5C?

In the 2015, by signing up to the Paris Agreement on climate change, nearly every...

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2018-04-09 13:00   Click to comment


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