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Will climate change cause earthquakes?

Oxford Academic (Oxford University Press) Jan 30, 2012 Bill McGuire, author of ‘Waking the Giant: How a changing climate triggers earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanoes’, discusses the topics raised in his book. See related: Waking the Giant: How a changing climate … Continue reading

BBC World Service – Newshour, Climate change and the German election Germans will vote on Sunday with climate change a big election issue.

BBC World Service – Newshour, UK Prime Minister: Humanity is reaching a “turning point” on climate change A climate summit of world leaders in 40 days will be the “turning point for humanity”, PM Boris Johnson has said in a speech to the United Nations. So what would a successful summit in November look like?

Climate change IPCC report is ‘code red for humanity’, UN scientists say – BBC News

BBC News Aug 9, 2021 Heating from humans has caused irreparable damage to the Earth that may get worse in coming decades, a UN climate report has concluded. Humanity’s damaging impact on the climate is a “statement of fact”, UN … Continue reading

Climate change: IPCC report is ‘code red for humanity’ – BBC News

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent Published 9 August Human activity is changing the climate in unprecedented and sometimes irreversible ways, a major UN scientific report has said. The landmark study warns of increasingly extreme heatwaves, droughts and flooding, and a … Continue reading

Climate change: UN warning over nations’ climate plans – BBC News

By David Shukman Science editor Despite all the promises to take action, the world is still on course to heat up to dangerous levels. That’s the latest blunt assessment of the United Nations. Its experts have studied the climate plans … Continue reading

Do Climate Change ‘Refugees’ Exist? – Prof. Jane McAdam

UNSW Community– Sep 21, 2011 Professor Jane McAdam – 29 July 2011. This lecture will examine the nature of climate-related movement; whether expanding the protection offered by international refugee law and human rights law is feasible; and what other solutions … Continue reading

Climate Change Displacement Conference | Addressing Climate Displacement Globally and Locally

Harvard Law School – Nov 4, 2016 As part of the Climate Change Displacement Conference, held at HLS in October, Bonnie Docherty, senior clinical instructor at the International Human Rights Clinic, moderated a panel discussion titled, “Addressing Climate Displacement Globally … Continue reading

Climate change and migration 101

Climate & Migration Coalition – Dec 4, 2018 This session provides a grounding in how climate change will alter patterns of migration. It explores the key elements of the field and the research evidence behind them. This session is for … Continue reading

Climate change…why the urgency? | Prof Jaime Toney | TEDxUniversityofGlasgow

TEDx Talks – Sep 21, 2020 Prof Jaime Toney is a Professor in Environmental and Climate Science at the University of Glasgow who uses organic geochemistry as a tool to understand how the Earth system responds to climate change. Her … Continue reading