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.
Global Land Warming Confirmed
April 9, 2013 | Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences
"A new observational study that did not use temperature recordings from land stations has confirmed global land warming, according to a scientist at NOAA’s Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences. The finding refutes concerns that artifacts in land-based observing systems have led to an artificial global land warming trend." Quoted from the CIRES press release.
Black Carbon and Climate Change
January 29, 2013 | American Geophysical Union
"Black carbon is the second largest man-made contributor to global warming and its influence on climate has been greatly underestimated." Quoted from the American Geophysical Union press release.