#FromGinniToEarth The Y of another Master (a-more-than-15sec-pitch)

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As some of you may have noticed from recent bombarding of posts, restless-me has embarked in yet another adventure: no, I don't mean my Master in Climate Change at KCL, but crowdfunding. For someone who is in a daily endeavour of covering up its fight against the monsters of low self-esteem, crowdfunding is possibly the … Continue reading #FromGinniToEarth The Y of another Master (a-more-than-15sec-pitch)

Carbon Budget and “fair budgeting”

National carbon dioxide emissions: geography matters E. Neumayer can be found here: https://rgs-ibg.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/j.0004-0894.2004.00317.x Cross-country difference of per capita carbon dioxide emissions. Explanations of these differences are mostly reliant on per capita income, but geographical factors may be more effective in explaining these differences. In particular, cold and hot climates, transportation and renewable energy sources are statistically … Continue reading Carbon Budget and “fair budgeting”

SEA LEVEL RISE

How much will/does Antartica contribute to sea level rise (and does it)? You can find the article here: https://www.nature.com/articles/nature17145 This article was published in Nature, by DeConto and Pollard, in 2016. Antarctic ice sheets were the primary contributor the last times sea levels have risen significantly (which was during the Last Interglacial –130000-115000 years ago—and … Continue reading SEA LEVEL RISE

UNCERTAINTY — QUANTIFIED:

IPCC Summary for Policymakers IPCC, 2013: Summary for Policymakers. In: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley … Continue reading UNCERTAINTY — QUANTIFIED:

NET & CCS (DAC, BECCS & CDR)

What's this about: Solar geoengineering technologies, assessment of advantages and uncertainty Negative Carbon Technologies (NET), Carbon Storage and Capture (CCS) Sources: Haszeldine et al. (2018) Negative emissions technologies and carbon capture and storage to achieve the Paris Agreement commitments, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A, 376:20160447 MacMartin et al.. (2018) Solar geoengineering as part of an … Continue reading NET & CCS (DAC, BECCS & CDR)

Holy grail(s) of information

WHERE CAN WE FIND PIECES OF INFO ON CLIMATE CHANGE The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) https://www.ipcc.ch/ The IPCC is the part of the United Nations, which assesses science concerning climate change. It basically determines the current state of knowledge about climate change and provides regular updates on it (like implications, future risks and … Continue reading Holy grail(s) of information

Collection of articles by topic(s)

Here's a list of interesting articles I'm collecting. Click on the links to go to the research articles/sources. NET & CCS (DAC, BECCS and CDR) (see separate article) Haszeldine et al. (2018) Negative emissions technologies and carbon capture and storage to achieve the Paris Agreement commitments, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A, 376:20160447 MacMartin et al.. … Continue reading Collection of articles by topic(s)