Long-term look climate change Climate Nexus

Long-term Look at Climate Change

It has fallen upon climate scientists to develop the technical sophistication and to employ the research methods necessary to understand climate variables, how they change across time and space, and the degree of human-caused climate disruption.

Dr. Mike Mann on Climate Models

Dr. Mike Mann on Climate Models

Noted climate scientist Michael Mann discusses the scary reality that human greenhouse gas emissions are currently overcoming natural forcings, as well as the current confusion around surface warming, climate models, and natural variability.

Working Group II

Working Group II

Working Group II (WGII) covers the impacts and vulnerabilities caused by climate change and discusses pathways for adaptation.

IPCC Working Group I

Working Group I

AR5 reflects advances in science that point to increased levels of certainty on issues already raised and provides greater detail on measurements and projections.

New Record for Temperature

New Record for Temperature Whiplash

U.S. temperature extremes in 2014 have been exceptional—with record heat in the West and cooler than average temperatures in the East—and many scientists think climate change may be contributing. Temperature extremes occur when regions experience temperatures at the top or bottom 10% of the historical range of recorded values.

Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan

Super Typhoon Haiyan (called Yolanda by many in the Philippines) struck land on Thursday November 7th. It may have been the strongest tropical cyclone on record to make landfall.

NXM test republish

They Tried to Tame the Klamath River. They Filled It With Toxic Algae Instead. …