New warning over ‘catastrophic’ sea level rise, scientists claim

New warning over ‘catastrophic’ sea level rise, scientists claim

Sea levels could rise by a "catastrophic" 10 feet by the end of the century – putting millions of people at risk of flooding with coastal cities such as...

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Climate Change: Rapid and Massive Action Required

Climate Change: Rapid and Massive Action Required

The wheel on the right depicts researchers' estimation of the range of probability of potential global temperature change over the next 100 years if no policy...

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Satellite images of poo reveal new Emperor Penguin colonies

Satellite images of poo reveal new Emperor Penguin colonies

A satellite image showing the mark left by emperor penguin guano in the Antarctic. (Photograph: British Antarctic Survey) Penguin poo viewed from space...

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Thinning ice already increasing traffic in Northwest Passage

Thinning ice already increasing traffic in Northwest Passage

Ottawa not doing enough to ensure Canadians control commercial shipping there, experts say by Bob Weber The Canadian Press (June 14, 2009) -- The thinning...

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NASA Earth Observatory: Antarctic Warming Trends

NASA Earth Observatory: Antarctic Warming Trends

Image courtesy Trent Schindler, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio. Caption by Holli Riebeek. Data acquired...

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Lauren Law (Arctic '08) to speak at Global Humanitarian Forum

Lauren Law (Arctic '08) to speak at Global Humanitarian Forum

Lauren Law, Arctic '08 2009 Global Humanitarian Forum Speaker CMSF 2009 Millennium Excellence Provincial Award Winner (British Columbia) Toyota Earth Day...

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Lauren Law (Arctic ’08) to speak at Global Humanitarian Forum

Lauren Law (Arctic ’08) to speak at Global Humanitarian Forum

Lauren Law, Arctic '08 2009 Global Humanitarian Forum Speaker CMSF 2009 Millennium Excellence Provincial Award Winner (British Columbia) Toyota Earth Day...

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Climate Change Impacting U.S., Expected To Worsen

Climate Change Impacting U.S., Expected To Worsen

Precipitation map developed by Berkeley Lab's Michael Wehner shows, among other things, a substantial reduction in springtime rains in California, and...

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Pre-COP15 activities, events and gatherings on horizon

Pre-COP15 activities, events and gatherings on horizon

SOI is pleased to highlight some upcoming activities, events and gatherings in advance of COP15 - the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change...

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Greenland Ice Sheet Melting Faster Than Expected

Greenland Ice Sheet Melting Faster Than Expected

Melting water from a glacier in Greenland runs into the ocean. (Photo by Sebastian Mernild) Greenland Ice Sheet Melting Faster Than Expected; Larger...

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