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Planet has just 5% chance of reaching Paris climate goal, study says - The Guardian

Researchers find that economic, emissions and population trends point to very small chance Earth will avoid warming more than 2C by century's end. Oliver Milman · @olliemilman. Mon 31 Jul 2017 11.00 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 11.59 EST.and more »

Earth to warm 2 degrees Celsius by the end of this century, studies say - CNN

"The Climate Crisis: A CNN Town Hall Event with Al Gore" will air at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, August 1, on CNN. (CNN) By the end of the century, the global temperature is likely to rise more than 2 degrees Celsius, or 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit. This rise in ...and more »

Earth Almost Certain to Warm by 2 Degrees Celsius - Scientific American

President Trump's decision to yank the United States from the Paris climate agreement spurred a rallying cry from environmentalists committed to meeting the accord's goals anyway. Too late, say the researchers behind a pair of studies published ...and more »

Earth likely to warm more than 2 degrees this century - UW Today

Warming of the planet by 2 degrees Celsius is often seen as a “tipping point” that people should try to avoid by limiting greenhouse gas emissions. bar chart. The new projected global average temperature change by 2100 is 3.2 C (5.8 F), with a 90 ...and more »

Earth will likely pass heat 'tipping point' by 2100 - Futurity: Research News

Warming of the planet by 2 degrees Celsius is often seen as a “tipping point” that people should try to avoid by limiting greenhouse gas emissions. But the Earth is very likely to exceed that by the end of the century. “Our analysis shows that the goal ...and more »

The world will likely be 2 degrees warmer by 2100 -

When Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change earlier this year, Stephen Hawking did not hesitate to publicise his horror. “Trump's action could push the Earth over the brink, to become like Venus, with a temperature of two ...and more »

We only have a 5 percent chance of avoiding 'dangerous' global warming, a study finds - Washington Post

In recent years, it has become increasingly common to frame the climate change problem as a kind of countdown — each year we emit more carbon dioxide, narrowing the window for fixing the problem, but not quite closing it yet. After all, something ...and more »

There's Almost No Chance Of Meeting Paris Climate Goals, Warns Grim New Study - HuffPost

Two degrees Celsius: That's the global temperature increment scientists say the world must stay beneath to avoid the worst effects of climate change. But according to a study published this week in the journal Nature Climate Change, the odds of us ...and more »

Here's (Another) Study That Will Give You Global Warming Nightmares - Mother Jones

This story was originally published by Project Earth and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. With each passing year, the odds get worse that climate change mitigation efforts will be able to stave off catastrophic warming of more ...and more »

Analysis shows global warming will almost certainly break the 'speed limit' by 2100 - GeekWire

IPCC RCP6.0 projections for temperature rise This projection shows how a rise of more than 2 degrees Celsius is expected to affect North America, Greenland and the Arctic. (NASA Graphic). A statistical analysis led by researchers at the University of ...and more »