Daily Archives: September 23, 2013

John Burn-Murdoch

This week scientists, policymakers and leaders meet in Stockholm to finalise The Physical Science Basis – the first part of the long-awaited fifth assessment report (known as AR5) by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

This report – the fifth of its kind in 25 years – sets out the latest state of thinking on the impact of climate change. The report’s projections, like those of its predecessors, will be heavily scrutinised in keeping with the controversies that surround this field of science. Read more