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Hopes of mild climate change dashed by new research

dried up bed of a river
The dried up bed of the river Po in northern Italy due to an exceptional drought, 23 June 2017. Photograph: Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images

Planet could heat up far more than hoped as new work shows temperature rises measured over recent decades don’t fully reflect global warming already in the pipeline

July 5, 2017 — Hopes that the world’s huge carbon emissions might not drive temperatures up to dangerous levels have been dashed by new research. Continue reading Hopes of mild climate change dashed by new research