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The Prince of Wales’s New Ladybird Book on Climate Change Takes Wing

The Prince of Wales has co-authored a new Ladybird Expert book on climate change, available now, with fellow writers environmentalist Tony Juniper and climate scientist Emily Shuckburgh. The book is the first in a series of Ladybird Expert books, which are written for an adult readership and produced in the iconic style of the original […]

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Population Growth Means More Emissions

The least-discussed factor in climate change and resource depletion On average we currently need 1.5 Earths to sustain our consumption of resources. That’s the global average and in developed countries like the UK we probably need around three. This is clearly unsustainable, but it gets worse. We will need more Earths as the population grows, […]

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Climate Change Latest Report Warns of Dangers

The impacts of global warming are likely to be “severe, pervasive and irreversible” a major report by the UN has warned Sobering analysis from the IPCC, the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, has warned that the effects of global warming are likely to be “severe, pervasive and irreversible” in their latest report, issued today. […]

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Is This What Climate Change Looks Like?

Extensive flooding in UK presages weather to come Over the past few weeks exceptional rain has hit various parts of Britain, including Devon and Cornwall, Scotland, Wales, and the Thames Valley west of London, resulting in the flooding of thousands of properties. Across the world, unusual storms have also hit Ireland, Indonesia has suffered violent […]

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Scientists Predict More Extreme Weather for Northern Hemisphere

¬†UK summers will become hotter as climate change continues A research paper has just been published by scientists working for the famous Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and the Geophysics Dept of the University of Madrid. They analysed temperatures for the Northern hemisphere and used an advanced computer climate model, which predicts more extreme […]

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Sea Sponges Show Effects of Climate Change

Rare Antarctic species grow and multiply as water warms It is becoming more apparent that the climate instabilities caused by the adding of greenhouse gases (GHGs) to our atmosphere is having effects in unusual places all over the world. It is unfortunate that many of the conservative predictions of the IPCC – the International Panel […]