Human-induced climate change

Human-induced climate change may cause significant rise in sea levels, warns IPCC

Human-induced climate change may cause significant rise in sea levels, warns IPCC

Valerie Masson-Delmotte, co-chair of IPCC Working Group I, said at the Australian National University (ANU) that human influence on the climate has contributed to changes in the warming of the Greenland ice sheet, something which is affecting sea levels the world over.

Jul 18, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Human-induced global warming has triggered extreme weather events, says study

Human-induced global warming has triggered extreme weather events, says study

Researchers from Pennsylvania State University in the US looked at a combination of roughly 50 climate models from around the world.

Mar 28, 2017, 21:16 PM IST
Climate change or us? Humans at fault for bulk of Arctic sea ice loss!

Climate change or us? Humans at fault for bulk of Arctic sea ice loss!

Understanding all causes of the sea ice retreat is crucial for accurately projecting the rate of future loss, and trying to slow it.

Mar 14, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
Nature 170 times behind humans in the race to cause climate change, warn researchers!

Nature 170 times behind humans in the race to cause climate change, warn researchers!

They have for the first time come up with a mathematical equation - known as the Anthropocene equation - to describe the impact of human activity on the Earth system.

Feb 13, 2017, 20:22 PM IST