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A free, ready-to-use factual service that brings you
the latest news
of climate change science

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Latest stories:

Hydropower illuminates a piece of history July 31, 2014 - A British conservation charity has turned to technology thousands of years old – the Archimedes screw − to provide electricity for lighting one of the historic mansion houses it looks after.
New seeds of hope for Nepal’s farmers July 30, 2014 - Climate-resilient varieties of rice could help to protect crop yields from the ravages of droughts and floods caused by the increasingly erratic weather patterns in South Asia.
Climate changes ensnare Antarctic predator July 29, 2014 - British scientists have recorded lower birth weights in female Antarctic fur seals as warming seas deplete their prime food source − but they have also observed genetic variations that could be crucial for survival.
Rising heat hits Indian wheat crop July 28, 2014 - Satellite imaging highlights the growing need to change agricultural practices in South Asia as higher average temperatures cause the reduction of crop yields on the Indo-Gangetic plain.
Data adds to confusion over polar sea ice July 27, 2014 - Possible errors in the interpretation of satellite data may help to explain scientists’ puzzlement over indications that sea ice cover is apparently increasing in the Antarctic, but is shrinking visibly in the Arctic.