Detailed analysis using computer models indicates a threat of extreme drought across much of the globe
As the New Mexico runway for Virgin Galactic's space tourism trips is opened a new paper warns that if the rate of sub-orbital flights grows to around 1,000 a year as forecast by the space tourism industry then soot from rocket...
Policy makers are too focussed on CO2 emissions and need to look at other human induced climate forcings, says a new paper
VLF radio waves provide link between electrons trapped in space and the diffuse aurora which is responsible for three quarters of the energy going into the upper atmosphere at night
Results from a systematic attempt to estimate the precise contribution of various atmospheric components to the greenhouse effect have been published.
Rajendra Pachauri is to remain as chairman of IPCC and a management shake-up will not take place until mid-2011
Solar minimum meant Earth's thermosphere was thinner and cooler than at any time in 50 years
Computer simulations demonstrate that the impact of the 11-year solar cycle on the middle atmosphere is modulated by the stratospheric quasi-biennial oscillation
Dutch researchers report that ground water contributes around a quarter of the annual increase in sea levels.
New research suggests that ocean warming detected below 1,000m has contributed to sea level rise of around 1.2mm per year.
Satellite measurements of gravity fields over the ice cap give the most precise measurement to date of ice sheet loss.
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