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Climate Research

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 14:58

It was realized by the mid-18th century that some gases in the Earth's atmosphere, such as carbon dioxide, trap heat and keep the Earth warm. At the start of the 20th century, a Swedish scientist named Svante Arrhenius put forward the idea that...

Scientific Consensus

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 17:19

There is a broad and overwhelming scientific consensus that climate change is occurring, is caused in large part by human activities, and if left unchecked will likely have disastrous consequences. Furthermore, there is solid scientific evidence...

Hong Kong's indifference in UN alarm of global warming

Feature Story | 2007-04-06 at 8:00

Hong Kong should not be sidelined from international effort against global warming, as the latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that global warming is going to make millions of people suffer from water...

Hong Kong: a city isolated from the global village?

Feature Story | 2007-02-02 at 10:00

The latest climate change report from the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), concludes that global average temperature is likely to increase between 1.1°C to 6.4°C above 1980-1999 levels by 2095, leading to...

Chinese action on climate change welcome, but more needed from all parties

Blog entry by Li Shuo | 2013-10-08

The strongest yet warning issued by world's top scientists this Friday reinforces the grim fact that climate change is happening, we're causing it and it's going to get much worse if we continue doing too little, too late. The...

Right before the release of the “Fourth Assessment

Image | 2007-02-02 at 21:42

Right before the release of the “Fourth Assessment Report” by United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Greenpeace members hanged 40 “Doomsday Clocks” on the gate of the Central Government Offices, and erected a banner...

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