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One-fifth of the global warming that has occurred over the past 150 years has been missed by historical records
Global temperature records keep falling by the wayside.
New research from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography has found a new way to monitor man-made global warming in real time.
New research from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California (San Diego) confirms what computer modeling had earlier predicted in regards to the impact of climate change on clouds and mid-latitude storm tracks.
Scientists find an explanation for the recent accelerated growth of sea ice in the Antarctic region.
Despite the rapid warming trend and resulting loss of permafrost, methane levels along Alaska's Arctic slope have been fairly stable over the past 29 years.
New research explains why the Southern ocean surrounding Antarctica has not warmed like the rest of the world's oceans.
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