Carbon Brief has been talking to a range of people attending COP23, the latest annual round of United Nations climate negotiations being held this... Read More
Artificially cooling the planet through solar geoengineering could have some dramatic side effects – including an increase in droughts and... Read More
The UK could face harsher and more frequent winter storms if global greenhouse gas emissions aren’t curbed, a new study says. ... Read More
Over the past three years, global CO2 emissions from fossil fuels have remained relatively flat. However, early estimates from the Global Carbon... Read More
The year 2017 has seen some of the warmest temperatures ever recorded, only slightly below the record set in 2016. It has also seen unusually low... Read More
Current pledges by nations to reduce their emissions add up to no more than a third of the reductions needed to avoid 2C of global warming, according... Read More
The health of millions of people across the world is already being significantly harmed by climate change, a major new report finds. ... Read More
While human activity has been the dominant driver of climate change over the past century, natural factors can influence short-term variations in... Read More
Bringing “extreme” poverty to an end will not jeopardise the chances of limiting global warming to 2C above pre-industrial levels, a new study... Read More
Research scientists, policymakers and ethicists gathered in Berlin this week to discuss the emerging field of “climate engineering” and what it... Read More
Dr Joeri Rogelj is a research scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in Austria, and a coordinating lead author... Read More
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