Published: 10 Apr 2014
A new international study published in Nature Climate Change (Neukom et al. 2014 online) shows that temperature differences between the Northern and Southern Hemispheres in the last millenium were larger than previously thought. Using data derived by the Southern Hemisphere based PAGES 2k Working Groups (Australasian, South American, African and Antarctic), researchers found that most climate models are unable to satisfactorily simulate the considerable differences between the hemispheres.
Published: 01 Apr 2014
A new online resource on ocean acidification has been launched bringing together new ocean acidification infographics, publications, background information, presentations and news for researchers, policymakers and the public: ocean-acidification.net
The website has been developed by the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO), the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and the Ocean Acidification International Coordination Center (OA-ICC) of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).