All news stories from the Tyndall Centre

Engaging children with climate change through Theatre

HELIX is sponsoring two major climate change communication events to engage the general public. On Saturday 22 October at the Norwich Science Festival in the UK is the participatory discovery trail Theatre for families, You're Getting Warmer

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 14:16

Engaging publics with climate change through art

HELIX is sponsoring two major climate change communication events to engage the general public. Respond: Climate Change is a unique exhibition, bringing together four contemporary artists to explore the issue of climate change.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 15:05

Mitigation on methadone: reliance on negative emissions locks in our carbon addiction

The Paris Agreement on climate change and the carbon-reduction plans of many governments (including the UK) are unwittingly reliant on unproven technologies to suck hundreds of billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere.

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:08

Global Temperature Could Reach the 2ºC Threshold by 2050

A new analysis finds that the 2°C (3.6º F) temperature target, the threshold for the world to avoid the worst effects of climate change, could be reached as soon as 2050, say seven of the world’s best climate scientists.

Pledges by 189 nations are inadequate to slow climate change

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:13

First major international conference to discuss the science behind the 1.5 °C climate goal starts today

The University of Oxford’s Environmental Change Institute (ECI) will host a conference attended by over 200 scientists, policymakers and business people. Findings will contribute to a Special Report on 1.5 degrees that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will produce in 2018.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 09:23