They warn that intense heat waves will continue on the planet until 2060

They warn that intense heat waves will continue on the planet until 2060

Geneva, Switzerland. – Heat waves like the one Europe is currently experiencing, with record temperatures in the United Kingdom and close to historical records in the south of the continent, will become more frequent and even more intense until at least 2060, the World Meteorological Organization warned today. (WMO). At a press conference to analyze … Read more

Global warming exceeds the tolerance of plants and animals: UN

Global warming exceeds the tolerance of plants and animals: UN

The climate change is upon us and humanity is far from ready, the climate panel warned on Monday. United Nations in an expected report. The scientists issued the harsh warning that it will fall on people and the planet, stating that the collapse of ecosystemsthe species extinctionthe deadly heat waves and the floods are some … Read more

Climate change: part of the impact of global warming is already “irreversible”, warns the UN

Climate change: part of the impact of global warming is already “irreversible”, warns the UN

Many of the impacts of global warming are already “irreversible”, according to the latest UN assessment. Even so, the authors of this new report, published this Monday and which updates what is known about global warming and its effects since 2014, point out that there is still a short time to avoid the worst. The … Read more

Iodine emissions, a key factor in the deterioration of the ozone layer in Antarctica

Iodine emissions, a key factor in the deterioration of the ozone layer in Antarctica

The layer located between 10 and 50 kilometers high in the atmosphereor what is the same, the stratosphere, contains about 90% of the ozone that surrounds planet Earth. The high concentration is essential, because this gas made up of 3 oxygen molecules (O3) is responsible for filtering almost most of the ultraviolet radiation from the … Read more

Due to changes, oceans register historical maximum temperatures

Due to changes, oceans register historical maximum temperatures

The ocean temperature increased for the sixth consecutive year, registering historical highs in 2021 due to climate change, according to an international study that brings together institutions from Italy, the United States and China. The research, published in the journal ‘Advances in Atmospheric Sciences’, remarked that this situation is “even more alarming in the Mediterranean … Read more