Long-term climate variability is the range of temperatures and weather patterns experienced by the Earth over a scale of thousands of years. New... Read More
Scientists have presented a new, narrower estimate of the “climate sensitivity” – a measure of how much the climate could warm in response to... Read More
While global climate models do a good job of simulating the Earth’s climate, they are not perfect. ... 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
Around 50m years ago, Earth was struck by a series of short-term phases of rapid global warming, known collectively as “hyperthermals”. ... Read More
Scientists have been making projections of future global warming using climate models of increasing complexity for the past four decades. ... Read More
A new study published in the Nature Geosciences journal this week by largely UK-based climate scientists has led to claims in the media that climate... Read More
With a total solar eclipse sweeping across North America, everyone is suddenly paying attention to the sun. One of the most common sceptical arguments... Read More
Trees and plants across the world are increasingly in “recovery mode” after a drought, a new study says, and they’re taking longer to bounce... Read More
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