Global carbon emissions are on the rise again in 2017 after three years of little-to-no growth, according to researchers at the University of East Anglia and the Global Carbon Project in the release of the 2017 Global Carbon Budget.
Listen to Director Corinne Le Quéré’s podcast with Nature about the Global Carbon Cycle
Deciphering the global carbon cycle is as fascinating as it is difficult. Yet the global carbon budget is perhaps THE central bit of knowledge that society must have, if an informed decision on carbon mitigation is ever to be made.
Enhancing the accessibility of climate change data visuals
Data visuals support communication of climate change. Yet they can be difficult for diverse stakeholders in society to understand. This new report, relevant to the work of the IPCC, provides guidance for researchers on how the accessibilty of data visuals can be enhanced while also maintaining scientific rigour.
The role of the environment in political parties' manifestos was cross-checked ahead of the election by Dr Viviane Gravey and Prof Andy Jordan. They tested against three criteria set by Greener UK, the UK’s coalition of its largest environmental organisations,