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Annapolis-based nonprofit prepares to set sail for Greenland to study climate change on the newly commissioned sailboat – Capital Gazette

There’s a saying among oceanographers that the bigger your ship, the better your research. The Annapolis-based Ocean Research Project would like to prove that adage wrong. Saturday at City Dock, the nonprofit commissioned its newest research vessel, the R/V Marie…

Letter: Slowing global warming also requires action on super-pollutants – Financial Times

The greatest risk of near-term temperature increases, covered by Leslie Hook’s article “World on course to pass critical 1.5C warming threshold within five years” (Report, May 10), is from self-reinforcing feedback loops — where the planet starts to warm itself…

Ice shelves will struggle to recover from global warming – Earth.com

Ice shelves are floating extensions of glaciers that are key to maintaining the Earth’s climate. If Greenland’s second largest ice shelf breaks up, it would need a significantly cooler climate in the future to recover – if it could even…

Article misrepresents study on Arctic ice to question climate change – AFP Factcheck

Copyright AFP 2017-2022. All rights reserved. An online article uses a scientific study comparing past and present Arctic ice levels to downplay the significance of glaciers melting due to climate change. This is misleading; the study’s lead author says the…

Why IPCC Climate Forecasts Are So Dodgy

This is the fourth in a series of articles on the IPCC’s AR6 WG1 report. –CCD ed. Margaret Thatcher helped create the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in 1988. As an Oxford-trained chemist, she understood scientific principles…

Earth Day 2022: Google Doodle highlights effects of climate change, urges people to live more sustainably – The Indian Express

On Earth Day 2022, which falls on Friday, Google addressed the pressing challenge of climate change through its doodle. “Acting now and together to live more sustainably is necessary to avoid the worst effects of climate change,” the company said….

How Net Zero Became Our Global Climate Goal And Why We Need It – Forbes

The latest IPCC report is a grave warning from scientists about the health of the planet in the face … [+] of climate change. Future Publishing via Getty Images 2021 was the year net-zero commitments went mainstream. Following the COP…

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