John Kerr posted in climate change • climate models • climate sensitivity • CO2 • global warming on May 20th, 2013.
New research indicates that the latest observations of the climate system’s response to rising greenhouse gas levels are consistent with conventional estimates despite a “warming pause” over the past decade. However, the most extreme rates of warming predicted by the current generation of climate models over 50- to 100-year timescales are looking less likely. The [...]
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