globalwarming

We have only till 2020 to keep warming below 1.5 Celsius

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued its Special Report on the impacts of global warming in South Korea in October 10, 2018. The Panel was requested to publish the Special ...

climate change

With 21 times more potential than CO2, rising methane levels unnerve researchers

Methane levels in the atmosphere have been rising since 2007, and it is even shooting up faster than ever since 2014, said a study that also discussed the potential causes and consequences of this dra...

climate change

Increasing methane emissions are undermining the achievement of the Paris Agreement goals

There was some good news this year when a paper published in Nature on February 25, showed that CO2 emission were declining in 18 developed countries. Although global emissions from fossil fuels and i...

Picture of one installation from Isaac Cordal’s series of tiny sculptures entitled Waiting for Climate Change

We fixed the ozone layer — can we fix the climate? UNFCCC COP 24

On November 12, 2018, delegates from 150 countries — all signatories to the Montreal Protocol met on the final day of the 30th Meeting of the Parties (MOP) in Quito, Ecuador. They could afford to be p...

drought in pakistan

Where did the water go? — Pakistan’s Water Crisis

Climate change is one of the most important topics in the world today. The very existence of life on earth is in jeopardy due to increase in global warming. This has largely been the result of anthrop...