• 墨西哥總統呼吁用實際行動減少碳排放

    10-12-10 CANCUN, Mexico, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- Mexico's President Felipe Calderon called for nations at the 16th Conference of the Parties (COP16) to focus on mechanisms(機制,機構) that will reduce emissions and halt the rise in average world temperatures at...

  • 聯合國氣候峰會關注氣候變化

    10-12-08 Ministers have begun talks at the UN climate summit in Cancun, Mexico, amid warnings that time is running out to curb climate change. 墨西哥城市坎昆舉行的聯合國氣候峰會上各國部長開始舉行會談,阻止氣候變化迫在眉睫。 Top UN climate official Christiana...

  • 森林大火加劇了氣候變化

    10-12-06 Climate change is causing wildfires to burn more fiercely, pumping more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than previously thought, according to a new study to be published in Nature Geosciences this week. This is the first study to reveal that fi...

  • 上次冰河時代末期海平面迅速上漲

    10-12-02 Southampton researchers have estimated that sea-level rose by an average of about 1 metre per century at the end of the last Ice Age, interrupted by rapid 'jumps' during which it rose by up to 2.5 metres per century. The findings, published in Globa...

  • 全球氣溫可能會繼續上升

    10-11-23 Current state-of-the-art global climate models predict substantial(大量的,實質的) warming in response to increases in greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide. The models, though, disagree widely in the magnitude of the warming we can expect. The...

  • 古代全球變暖環境下熱帶雨林經歷過繁榮

    10-11-12 The steamiest places on the planet are getting warmer. Conservative(保守的) estimates suggest that tropical areas can expect temperature increases of 3 degrees Celsius by the end of this century. Does global warming spell(意味著,招致) doom for...

  • That's It

    10-11-11 I once lived in Arizona near fort Huachuca, an Army installation. Our street consisted mainly of mobile homes with small yards, but grass was difficult to grow in that climate, especially with the many children and dogs romping through(不費力地完成...

  • 氣候變化造成的恐懼預測

    10-11-07 From apocalyptic(啟示錄的) forecasting to estimates of mass extinctions, climate change is a topic which is filled with fearful predictions for the future. In his latest research, published in WIREs Climate Change, historian Matthias Drries examin...

  • 英國推出氣候變化為玩點的電腦游戲

    10-11-06 英國一家游戲開發公司本周一推出了一款以氣候變化為主題的電腦游戲試用版,讓每個玩家都能夠參與到拯救世界的行動中。 'Fate of the World' puts the Earth's future in players' hands, placing them in charge of an international environmental body which could s...

  • 南極冰蓋正在融化?

    10-10-31 The change in the ice mass covering Antarctica is a critical factor in global climate events. Scientists at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences have now found that the year by year mass variations in the western Antarctic are mainly attri...