US national security advisor says climate change is threat, calls for Emissions ReductionsBy Carl Franzen / The Verge Background image “US Flag” by Marie LopezDetails
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The Consensus ProjectQuantifying Anthropogenic Global Warming in the Scientific Literature The Consensus Project / May 16, 2013: Study shows scientists agree humans cause global-warming. About 97 per cent of 4000 international scientific papers analysed in a University of Queensland-led study were rated as endorsing human-caused global warming.Details
Sea Ice Decline 1979-2012Arctic Sea Ice Volume AnomalyPolar Science Center: Monthly averaged ice volume for September 2012 was 3,400 km3 This value is 72% lower than the mean over this period, 80% lower than the maximum in 1979, and 2.0 standard deviations below the 1979-2011 trend. September ice volume was about 800 km3 less than…Details