Not The Weather Report
Climate change news for Thursday 12th of April 2018
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"Across the world a shift towards climate change litigation is gathering steam as low-lying island countries and even United States' cities take aim at governments and big oil companies for failing to act proportionately"
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"Up to half the land that could potentially be awarded... is classified as natural forest, the groups say. This amounts to 9,719 square kilometers (3,753 square miles) of forest, an area roughly the size of Lebanon"
American Meteorological Society
"During the 21st-century simulations, total ice shelf basal mass loss increases by between 41% and 129%... The main mechanism driving this melting is an increase in warm Circumpolar Deep Water on the... continental shelf"
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