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Global Warming

Throughout its long history, Earth has warmed and cooled time and again. Climate has changed when the planet received more or less sunlight due to …

Global Warming

Is Current Warming Natural?<p>In Earth’s history before the Industrial Revolution, Earth’s climate changed due to natural causes not related to human …

How teachers are getting it wrong on climate change

A major new survey of U.S. middle school and high school science teachers has found that across the country, a majority are teaching about climate change in their classrooms — but a significant percentage are also including incorrect ideas, such as the notion that today’s warming of the globe is a …

Warm Ocean Temperatures Helped Make 2015 A Record Year for Shark Attacks | VICE News

<b>VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here</b><b>.</b><p>Increasingly warm waters around the globe due to climate change and El Niño led to the highest number of shark attacks ever recorded in 2015, according to data released this week.<p>The University of …

Global warming in overdrive: We just had the hottest January ever recorded

Global warming went into overdrive in January, leading to astounding temperature records.<p>January was the globe's most unusually warm month ever …

Arctic Warms, Antarctic Ice Shelves Weaken

Low levels of Arctic sea ice and melting Antarctic glaciers and ice shelves are cause for concern. Continue reading →

Antarctica

Here's Why Polar Bears' Summer Just Got a Bit Worse | VICE News

<b>VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here.</b><p>The area of frozen ocean that caps the North Pole was smaller this past month than during any January on record. Measurements released last week by the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) showed …

Measuring ocean heating is key to tracking global warming | John Abraham

Taking the Earth’s temperature is a challenge, but a critically important one if we are to better understand the nature of climate change<p>Human emissions of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide are causing the Earth to warm. We know this, and we have known about the heat-trapping nature of these …

2013 sustained long-term climate warming trend, says NASA report

NASA scientists say 2013 tied with 2009 and 2006 for the seventh-warmest year since 1880, continuing a long-term trend of rising global …

Global warming spells disaster for tropical Andes glaciers

Photograph: Bernard Francou<p>Accumulation measurements are taken on the Antisana, a unique glacier close to the equator which is permanently monitored.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/27/1422362375570/4e5c706e-266c-495b-9471-935ee80174ff-460x276.png<p>460<p>Photograph: …