Extreme Weather In A Changing Climate: Asking The Right Questions

Scientists are proposing a new way to access the influence of climate change on extreme weather events.
Posted On 27 Jun 2015
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A month of extreme weather around the world – something is stuck

Even for a world getting used to wild weather, May seems stuck on strange.
Posted On 31 May 2015
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New study assesses 15 Canadian cities’ preparedness for flooding

In the last 30 years, Canadian insurers have doubled their client claim payments every five years because of damage caused by natural disasters.
Posted On 21 May 2015
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Global Climate in 2014 marked by extreme heat and flooding

Record-breaking heat, extreme precipitation and floods are consistent with a warming climate due to increased greenhouse gases in the atmosphere
Posted On 26 Mar 2015
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We must do a better job at managing our water – UN Report

The planet faces a 40% shortfall in water supply by 2030, unless we dramatically improve the management of this precious resource.
Posted On 21 Mar 2015
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Barometer Rising – mixed message on the storm front

New research suggests that climate change won’t after all lead to more storms − but the bad ones could be even more devastating.
Posted On 08 Feb 2015
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Lower losses from weather extremes and earthquakes in 2014

Losses from natural catastrophes down in 2014. No reason to expect similar moderation in 2015.
Posted On 07 Jan 2015
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The dark side of climate change

More cities in the US face the threat of power blackouts caused by fierce and frequent hurricanes.
Posted On 29 Dec 2014
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