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What's Really warming the world?

Submitted by Shristi on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 13:45
MethodologyNASA's ModelResearchers who study the Earth's climate create models to test their assumptions about the causes and trajectory of global warming. Around the world there are 28 or so research groups in more than a dozen countries who have written 61 climate models.

2016 Climate Trends Continue to Break Records


<a href=""></a> - Patrick Lynch

Two key climate change indicators -- global surface temperatures and Arctic sea ice extent -- have broken numerous records through the first half of 2016, according to NASA analyses of ground-based observations and satellite data.

Stunning Global Heat Wave Pushes Planet Into Uncharted Territory


<a href=""></a> - Tom Randall

Humanity's experiment with planetary warming has reached a new level of extremes. Last month was the hottest February in 137 years of record keeping, according to data released Thursday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

A natural gas leak with seemingly no end


<a href=""></a> - Ingrid Lobet

A giant stream of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, is blowing hundreds of feet into the air in Los Angeles County for the seventh week.

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