Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)


What the latest UN science says about climate change

November 11, 2022 1:03 pm

A look at what major reports in the last few months have stressed regarding the science of climate change.

World hurtling to climate danger zone, brakes half-pulled

April 04, 2022 9:11 pm

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change revealed "a litany of broken climate promises” by governments and corporations, accusing them of stoking global warming by clinging to harmful fossil fuels.

Extreme climatic events may cause anxiety, depression: IPCC report

March 01, 2022 7:34 pm

The IPCC report has cautioned that not eliminating emissions will cause serious harm to the world, especially South Asia

IPCC report: Heat, humidity, sea rise to make India uninhabitable if emissions not cut

March 01, 2022 7:38 am

India is one of the most vulnerable countries globally in terms of the population that will be affected by sea-level rise, IPCC reports.

Explained: How quickly does the climate recover?

November 02, 2021 12:02 pm

An international team, which studied a global temperature rise that occurred 56 million years ago, has found that it took about 20,000 to 50,000 years for the climate to stabilise after the rise of five to eight degrees Celsius.

Report finds G20 countries and richest economies will be hit by climate impacts

October 28, 2021 3:08 am

In India, the report finds, declines in rice and wheat production could spark economic losses of up to 81 billion Euros and a loss of 15% of farmers’ incomes by 2050.

Express Quiz: On the latest IPCC report

August 19, 2021 6:34 pm

On India, the report says heat waves and humid heat stress will be more intense and frequent in the 21st century.

India decides to ratify Kigali Amendment to Montreal Protocol

August 19, 2021 11:25 am

The Kigali Amendment, named after the Rwadan capital where it was negotiated, enables the phase-out of hydroflurocarbons, a set of chemicals notorious for their capacity to warm the planet.

Explained: What will happen to fish as oceans warm?

August 14, 2021 7:42 am

Several species were noted to migrate poleward or to deeper waters to stay in their ideal temperature range.

'Hours on a footnote’: Scientists felt joy, frustration in making U.N. climate report

August 11, 2021 2:45 pm

Specialist scientists, all 234 of them working for free, reviewed more than 14,000 scientific studies published since 2013 to draft the latest report.