• Decade of Exceptional Global Heat

    Scientists have confirmed that the 2010-2019 period has seen the highest average temperatures in history, making it the warmest decade on record. Such “exceptional” global heat around the world has been driven by greenhouse gas emissions, the WMO (World Meteorological Organisation) has stated. Scientists have described how greenhouse gas...
  • Floody Hell: Why Are We Having Such Extreme Weather?

    Throughout this winter, it has been hard to avoid the coverage of the relentless, destructive storms and subsequent floods that have affected large swathes of the South and West of the UK. This unprecedented change in winter weather has led to a fierce debate about whether human-induced climate change...