News Archive

Financial Times China features Global Carbon Budget editorial as cover story

"China is now the main decider on the future global temperature and climate of the world".

Financial Times China

Tyndall Directors author NY Climate Summit report for the Alliance of Small Island States

Island nations convene renowned experts and scientists to define real-world, near-term solutions at United Nations Climate Summit 

Tackling the Challenge of Climate Change: A Near-Term Actionable Mitigation Agenda

 

二氧化碳排放量2014年将创新纪录达400亿公吨

剩余的二氧化碳排放量可能会在一代人的时间内用完,全球一半的化石燃料储备或需被保留不开发

二氧化碳排放是全球变暖的主要元凶,2014年的二氧化碳排放量将再次上升——达到创纪录的400亿公吨。

 

Graphs or Cartoons – Which works better?

This week my colleagues and I have released the 9th edition of our annual 'Global Carbon Budget'. This is an update of emissions of carbon dioxide and where they go in the environment. For nine years now I’ve watched the ball passing between the big emitter countries on how to address climate change and who should take the lead.

Global Carbon Atlas 2014 for 2013’s latest data

Take a journey through the history and future of human development and carbon. Explore and download global and country level carbon emissions from human activity.

Explore and visualize research carbon data.

www.globalcarbonatlas.org

CO2 emissions set to reach new 40 billion tonne record high in 2014

Carbon dioxide emissions, the main contributor to global warming, are set to rise again in 2014 - reaching a record high of 40 billion tonnes. Remaining CO2 emission ‘quota’ may be used up in one generation and more than half of all fossil fuel reserves may need to be left untapped. 

 

CO2 emissions set to reach new 40 billion tonne record high in 2014

Carbon dioxide emissions, the main contributor to global warming, are set to rise again in 2014 - reaching a record high of 40 billion tonnes.

Remaining CO2 emission ‘quota’ may be used up in one generation and more than half of all fossil fuel reserves may need to be left untapped. 
 

Tyndall Assembly 2014: Jesus College, 15-16 September

The annual Tyndall Assembly is for stimulating ideas, sharing and learning about each other’s research and communication.

Faculty and researcher vacancies at SPRU

SPRU (Science Policy Research Unit) at the University of Sussex is embarking on an ambitious new research strategy, focused on long-term transformative change and innovation.

Communicating Climate Change: A workshop for researchers to gain confidence, experience and knowhow

London, 22 October 2014
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This free one-day workshop is for early career researchers in the physical, natural and social sciences.

Taking a broader view of climate change at the coast

Sally Brown of Tyndall Southampton has reviewed past reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to assess how the scientific understanding of coastal change has

Global Research Forum on Sustainable Production and Consumption at Fudan Tyndall Centre

The Fudan Tyndall Centre and the Research Institute for Global Environmental Change at Fudan University hosted the Second Biennial Conference of the Global Research Forum on Sustainable Production and Consumption on June 8–11.
 

UEA wins leadership of European Hub for Global Environmental Research

The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research at the University of East Anglia (UEA) has today been awarded the European Hub of Future Earth, a new global initiative to coordinate and support research on environmental change and the challenges of sustainability.
 

We must adopt the wisdom of sustainability, The Prince of Wales tells Earth System conference

The Prince of Wales encourages leading figures in science to work toward a more sustainable and equitable future for all at a University of East Anglia (UEA) conference.
 

Shipping needs radical rethink

Avoiding dangerous levels of climate change requires a radical rethink of the shipping system, according to a new report ‘High Seas: High Stakes’ released today by the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research at The University of Manchester. 
 

‘What has the EU ever done for the UK environment?’

The Euro-elections powerfully confirmed that the British public wants a more direct say on the UK’s European future.  But is the environmental movement ready to engage with rising public anxieties?

Four Lecturer and Senior Lecturer appointments available at University of Cardiff, School of Psychology

The School of Psychology at Cardiff University is currently advertising up to four new appointments at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level. While we will consider applicants with a strong research background or strong research potential in any area of Psychology, we are especially interested in receiving applications in the following areas:

PhD studentship available at Southampton: Climate change Impacts, adaptation and legislation in port environments

Sea-level rise is expected to accelerate this century potentially leading to adverse impacts, which could affect sea ports.

IPCC Impacts Adaptation and Vulnerability report

The Second Report of the 5th Assessment of the IPCC is launched today. Dr Rachel Warren, Reader at Tyndall Centre UEA is Co-ordinating Lead Author of Chapter 19: Emergent Risks and Key Vulnerabilities.
 

Project aims to help vulnerable communities in Africa adapt to climate change

Researchers at the University of East Anglia are embarking on a major new project to help communities in some of the most vulnerable areas of Africa adapt to the future impacts of climate change.