Paris Agreement goal would mitigate sea level rise
High-end projections show sea level rise this century would not exceed three feet if society meets the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Wildfire smoke can affect Arctic sea ice, new research shows
Emissions from North American wildfires can have impacts on sea ice thousands of miles away, scientists find.
New study focuses on the impact of nuclear war on the oceans
New research finds that nuclear war would devastate the ocean, causing a steep drop in water temperature, collapsing the marine food web, and spurring significant growth of Arctic sea ice.
Antarctic ice chemistry affected by ozone hole
An international study demonstrates the impact of the ozone hole on environmental chemical processes at the South Pole.
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Paris Agreement targets could greatly reduce loss of ice sheets, glaciers
A major international study predicts that sea level rise from the melting of land ice could be halved this century if society were to limit warming to 1.5°Celsius.