United Nations Blames Humans for Climate Change
September 29, 2013 | United Nations
"United Nations officials called for a global response to combat climate change, following new findings by a scientific panel stating it is “extremely likely” that humans have been the dominant cause of unprecedented global warming since 1950." Quoted from the United Nations press release.
Warming Ocean Moves Marine Life Poleward
August 8, 2013 | CSIRO
"The leading edge or 'front line' of a marine species' distribution is moving towards the poles at the average rate of 72 kilometres per decade, which is considerably faster than terrestrial species." Quoted from the CSIRO press release.
Climate Change and the Spread of Malaria
September 25, 2013 | MIT News
"As public-health officials continue to fight malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, researchers are trying to predict how climate change will impact the disease, which infected an estimated 219 million people in 2010 and is the fifth leading cause of death worldwide among children under age 5." Quoted from the MIT press release.