Global Warming – GBRI
 

As the effects of climate change are become increasingly visible with most parts of the world struggling to cope with calamities like wildfires, hurricanes, floods, droughts and heatwaves, more and more countries are focusing on taking measures to curb their carbon emissions. However, not many are working towards climate change adaptation. In 2015 to 2016, […]

Read More

A new study undertaken by the world’s leading climate scientists says that allowing global warming to exceed 1.5 degree Celsius would greatly impact our planet’s livability. What’s alarming is that this 1.5 degree Celsius temperature ‘guard rail’ could be exceeded in just 12 years, in 2030. The report warned that if global temperatures rose even […]

Read More

Rising sea levels, extreme weather conditions, severe floods and droughts, rapidly depleting glaciers – all these events taking place across the globe are inter-related, and all these interconnections are revealing changes that may not be obvious at first glance. A research published by a team of top scientists from China and Brazil astonishingly found that rising temperatures […]

Read More

The United Nations has warned in its recent report that extreme weather conditions are the key force behind a rise in global hunger levels. As climate change negatively impacts crop production and causes floods and droughts in the developing world, the number of hungry people facing chronic food deprivation is rising. “This message today should […]

Read More

The mountaineers who scale the snowy peaks of the Alps claim that as our world is warming, noticeable changes can be witnessed in its landscape, the  most prominent being rapidly shrinking glaciers. “Global climate change has serious and directly observable consequences in high mountains,” says Vincent Neirinck from Mountain Wilderness, a campaign group that works […]

Read More

According to a study published in the 14 August 2018 edition of Nature Communications, 2018–2022 are expected to be abnormally hot years based on current global warming. Warming caused by greenhouse gas emissions is not linear: it appears to have lapsed in the early 21st century, a phenomenon known as a global warming hiatus. The study, led by […]

Read More

The North China plain is one of the most densely populated regions in the world and is also agriculturally very important for the nation. A new study has found that if we are unable to control climate change, this region would face the deadliest heatwaves by the end of the century that might render it […]

Read More

A new study has found a link between increasing global temperatures and higher rates of suicides. Over the last three decades, there have been 60,000 climate change-related suicides in India alone. The links between mental health and global warming have not been widely researched but the new work analysed temperature and suicides across the US […]

Read More