United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

The 21st United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP21) agreed to a historic climate deal in Paris on Dec. 12, 2015. The COP21 pact has been seen by many observers as giving a fresh impetus to African countries towards combatting climate change. The Paris Agreement, ratified by nearly 200 countries, arguably has important policy and development implications […]

Role of Ocean in Global Climate Change Measurable

Role of Ocean in Global Climate Change Measurable

Scientists concerned with the mechanisms of the Global Warming debate have been watching Earth’s oceans closely of late. The reason for this is that the world’s oceans play a significant and measurable role in slowing the rate of global climate change. A recent study, published Wednesday in Global Biogeochemical Cycles, has produced a new model […]