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Climate Projections More Confident, Dire From IPCC

By Andrew Freedman Follow @afreedma Manmade global warming is rapidly transforming the planet at rates that are unprecedented in human history, from melting Arctic sea ice to heating the land and seas and contributing to extreme weather events, concluded…

World Bank to “Turn Down the Heat” — 4º C Temperature Rise Projected

The World Bank will boost support for climate change mitigation, green growth and climate-smart development as a new report concludes we’re on track for a 4º C temp rise.

First Comprehensive Comparison of Climate Change Models, Simulations Begins this Week

Scientific models and computer simulations from research groups around the world that span climate change impacts on ecosystems, agriculture, water supplies and health will be compared for the first time starting this week. The comprehensive analysis will be coordinated the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis.