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Scientists Warn of Rapid, Unexpected Climatic Shifts in the Arctic

Implementing Paris Agreement Can Limit Damage Press release by the Arctic Council’s Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP):A new scientific assessment of climate change in the Arctic, by the Arctic Council’s Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), concludes that the Arctic is shifting—rapidly and in unexpected ways—into a new state. If

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Arctic could become ice-free for first time in more than 100,000 years, claims leading scientist

Professor Peter Wadhams of Cambridge University predicts we could see ‘an area of less than one million square kilometres for September of this year’ The Arctic is on track to be free of sea ice this year or next for the first time in more than 100,000 years, a leading scientist

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World could warm by massive 10C if all fossil fuels are burned

Arctic would warm by as much as 20C by 2300 with disastrous impacts if action is not taken on climate change, warns new study A parched Manjara dam project reservoir in Dhanegaon near Latur in Maharashtra, India. Parts of India are currently facing drought. Photograph: Anshuman Poyrekar/Getty Images The planet would warm

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