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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Global Warning

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UN warns that the world is facing 'catastrophic' warming
The UN weather agency said the warmest three years on record were 2016, 2019 and 2020.
Global warming could see most polar bears disappear from Arctic by 2100
Researchers said ‘aggressive’ cuts to greenhouse gas emissions are needed.
Heat added to earth's oceans over 25 years equals '3.6 billion Hiroshima atom bomb explosions'
Last year’s ocean temperature was about 0.075 degrees Celsius above the 1981-2010 average.
Alan Kelly thinks a new UN climate deal is a good one, but Mary Robinson doesn't agree
Critics say the deal doesn’t go far enough for poor countries.
Column: Climate change is insidious, relentless, and will profoundly alter our world
The overwhelming consensus of the scientific community is that climate change is a settled fact. Ultimately our future is a race between education and catastrophe, writes Kieran Rogers.
Climate change is making Ireland warmer (yay!) and wetter (boo!)
Five reports on how Ireland is coping with climate change have been published by the EPA, finding that the country is wetter and warmer and that plants and animals are being affected.