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  • impacts of global
  • An IPCC special report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global response to the threat of climate change, sustainable development, and efforts to eradicate poverty. (ipcc.ch)
  • One of the researchers, Professor Kevin Parton from Charles Sturt University, said the study had the potential to assist Australia's health service's in planning for the future impacts of global warming. (smh.com.au)
  • At a news conference coinciding with the report's release, IPCC chairman Robert Watson says, "We must move ahead boldly with clean energy technologies and we should start preparing ourselves for the rising sea levels, changing rain patterns and other impacts of global warming. (historycommons.org)
  • 1998
  • Five of the six warmest years have occurred in the past five years, with 2005 and 1998 being the two warmest years on record. (causes.com)
  • The 12 warmest years on record have all occurred since 1998. (ucsusa.org)
  • The report also supports the conclusions of a 1998 study arguing that the last few decades of the twentieth century were warmer than any other comparable period in the last 1,000 years (see April 23, 1998 ). (historycommons.org)
  • winters
  • Scientists say Scotland's warmer winters explain why a wild herd on an uninhabited northern island are a full 5% smaller than they were in the '80s, the BBC reports. (newser.com)
  • Thus, while there is essentially a global cooling effect for the first few years following an explosive volcanic eruption, changes in the winter patterns of surface winds may actually lead to warmer winters in some areas, such as Europe. (britannica.com)
  • Hoax
  • Global warming was always a hoax to empower government and at the same time dis-empower individuals and capitalism.This article is just bs from the global warming huksters to cover their ass because a new ice age is coming as the Sun's solar cycle 25 will be one of the lowest ever. (freerepublic.com)
  • Senate
  • In May 2010, Christopher Horner, following his previous Freedom of Information Act request three years ago, stated that he would file a lawsuit against NASA for release of potential 'Climategate' emails, and suggested NASA might be withholding them long enough to prevent their impact on an upcoming Senate debate on Global Warming. (sourcewatch.org)
  • When Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska, headed the Senate Commerce Committee in 2005, he created the now-defunct Global Climate Change and Impacts subcommittee. (commondreams.org)
  • President Bush would not acknowledge the words 'global warming' until the past six months," Reid said Wednesday on the floor of the Senate. (commondreams.org)
  • On June 19, apparently timed to warm up spirits at the Rio+20 meetings at the U.N. Conference on Sustainability that began the following day, Senator John Kerry gave a sizzling 55-minute indictment on the Senate floor of those who challenge global warming crisis claims. (forbes.com)
  • atmosphere
  • While the term global warming is in common usage, " climate change " is used as a broader term to describe the effects of rising greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere, although this term is also used by groups who want to downplay the negative connotations of "global warming. (sourcewatch.org)
  • The atmosphere is warming faster in subtropical areas - around 30° north and south of the equator - than anywhere else in the world, according to a study of more than 25 years of satellite data. (newscientist.com)
  • It showed that the lower atmosphere warmed most over that period, at latitudes of 15° to 45° in both hemispheres. (newscientist.com)
  • Analysis of air trapped in ice cores shows that over the past 800,000 years the normal concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere varies between 170 parts per million (ppm) during cold periods (so called Ice Ages) to 260-300 ppm when the planet reaches its warmest. (skepticalscience.com)
  • The higher the concentration of CO 2 in the atmosphere, the warmer the surface temperature gets, a phenomenon known as global warming which has a number of effects including 1. (skepticalscience.com)
  • crisis
  • A recent survey of American Meteorological Society members shows meteorologists are skeptical that humans are causing a global warming crisis. (forbes.com)
  • Drafted by the AMS bureaucracy, the Information Statement leaves readers with the impression that AMS meteorologists have few doubts about humans creating a global warming crisis. (forbes.com)
  • threats
  • Global Warming: Engineering Solutions explores the major threats of global warming from an engineering perspective, explicating practical deployments of systems that could be implemented and work towards staving off global climate change. (springer.com)
  • Last August, Washington Post op-ed writer Richard Cohen scorned then-presidential candidate Rick Perry for publicly stating that he stood with an increasing number of scientists who have challenged the existence of man-made global warming threats. (forbes.com)
  • planet
  • Still, we don't need anyone to tell us that some computer model in some climatologist's office is showing that a doubling of atmospheric carbon will lead over the next century to approximately 3 degrees Celsius warming in the average surface temperature of the planet, etc. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Global warming was the phrase used back in the 1980s and 1990s when the initial focus was on the globally averaged temperature of the planet," said Richard Rosen, the senior adviser for climate research within the climate program office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. (commondreams.org)
  • As the planet warms, we will see more of these heatwave events and the health effects that come with them. (smh.com.au)
  • When China uses deodorants, they save the planet from global warming, by creating a shield that reflects harmful sunlight. (freerepublic.com)
  • humans
  • For example, among those meteorologists who believe global warming is happening, only a modest majority (59%) believe humans are the primary cause. (forbes.com)
  • floods
  • In his speech, Kerry called for the public to be "pounding on the doors of Congress" to act, and cataloged global perils such as drought, floods, wildfires, threatened coastlines, disease risks and more, noting "the danger we face could not be more real. (forbes.com)
  • Warming, and the floods associated with it, are like to increase rates of both malaria and dengue, a debilitating viral disease found in tropical areas and transmitted by mosquito bites, said Maria Diuk-Wasser, assistant professor of epidemiology at the Yale School of Public Health. (yaledailynews.com)
  • uncommon
  • Global warming was once an uncommon term used by a few scientists who were growing concerned over the effects of decades of pollution on long-term weather patterns. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Professor Parton said that global warming might also bring a significant increase in previously uncommon diseases such as Dengue and Ross River fever to Australia's rural communities, where temperature increases were expected to be more dramatic. (smh.com.au)
  • patterns
  • The environmental changes wrought by global warming will undoubtedly result in major ecologic changes that will alter patterns and intensity of some infectious diseases," said Gerald Friedland, professor of medicine and epidemiology and public health at the Yale School of Medicine. (yaledailynews.com)
  • diseases
  • Global warming may affect other diseases in even more complicated ways, Diuk-Wasser said. (yaledailynews.com)
  • We could see both a worsening of existing diseases as well as the spread of diseases usually associated with warmer regions, such as Ross River and Barmah Forest viral infections, to more temperate zones. (smh.com.au)
  • apparently
  • The EPA's global-warming page , apparently marching to a different drummer, used to feature prominently some snow-covered trees--but has recently replaced that picture with some lovely spring flowers. (virginia.edu)
  • harmful
  • More importantly, only 38% of respondents who believe global warming is occurring say it will be very harmful during the next 100 years. (forbes.com)
  • increase
  • Why is it necessary and even vital to maintain the global temperature increase below 1.5°C versus higher levels? (ipcc.ch)
  • In specific terms, an increase of 1 or more degrees Celsius in a period of one hundred to two hundred years would be considered global warming. (howstuffworks.com)
  • The effect of global warming on the incidence of Lyme disease, a tick-borne chronic disease, is more difficult to examine and measure, though she said it will probably increase. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Rises in temperature produced by global warming could result in an increase in the number of people being admitted to hospital with kidney disease, heart disease and mental illness in Australian cities, a new study has found. (smh.com.au)
  • world
  • The concepts of " global warming " and " climate change " were originally designed by the Roman Empire in Greenland in order to deceive the world into thinking that the Greenland ice sheet along with the polar ice caps are melting or at risk of melting. (google.com)
  • earth
  • Therefore, Greenland and the North Pole should, in theory, be the warmest place on Earth when using the accepted basketball-like model of Earth. (google.com)
  • In short, "global warming" and "climate change" are part of a worldwide psychological operation (PSYOP) designed to frame an argument over whether or not the Earth is warming rather than over whether or not the Greenland ice sheets and the polar ice caps even exist. (google.com)
  • By stating that the Earth is simultaneously warming and cooling (see below), humanity is collectively stuck debating a fake issue, both sides of which are fraudulent in nature. (google.com)
  • Most scientists call it "climate change" unless they're specifically talking about the warming of the earth. (commondreams.org)
  • harm
  • With substantially fewer than half of meteorologists very worried about global warming or expecting substantial harm during the next 100 years, one has to wonder why environmental activist groups are sowing the seeds of global warming panic. (forbes.com)
  • energy
  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., had just as emphatic a name for the House of Representatives committee that was created this year when Democrats took over Congress: the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. (commondreams.org)
  • The global response to warming of 1.5oC comprises transitions in land and ecosystem, energy, urban and infrastructure, and industrial systems. (ipcc.ch)
  • Science
  • the politically focused bureaucratic leadership of many science organizations is severely out of touch with the scientists themselves regarding global warming issues. (forbes.com)
  • Of those 23 persons, only five had Ph.D.s in a field closely related to climate science, an equal number (5) were staffers for environmental activist groups, two were politicians, one was the EPA general counsel under the Clinton administration and 19 of the 23 had already spoken out on behalf of global warming alarmism prior to being chosen for the panel. (forbes.com)
  • these global warming studies that now we're seeing (are) a bunch of snake oil science. (skepticalscience.com)
  • Environment
  • North-South Trade and the Global Environment ," American Economic Review , American Economic Association, vol. 84(4), pages 851-874, September. (repec.org)
  • risen
  • 2007: Global average sea level has risen since 1961 at an average rate of 1.8 millimeters/yr and since 1993 at 3.1mm/yr. (google.com)
  • form
  • This in turn means that the north and south jet streams - the rivers of fast-moving air that form the boundaries between warm tropical air and cold polar air - have also moved correspondingly closer to each pole. (newscientist.com)