Nature Climate Change, Published online: 24 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0516-7 In April 2019, the United Nations convened a Global Conference on Strengthening Synergies between the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. We asked five experts to discuss the challenges in dealing with the simultaneous goals of fostering sustainable development and combatting climate change.
Nature Climate Change, Published online: 24 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0500-2 The combined impacts of climate change and deforestation are estimated to reduce Amazon tree species richness by up to 58% by 2050, whilst deforestation alone may cause 19–36%, and climate change alone 31–37%.
Nature Climate Change, Published online: 24 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0505-x Observations of the tropical Pacific exhibit an increasing zonal sea surface temperature gradient, while climate models predict the opposite. This study shows that an increased gradient is consistent with greenhouse gas warming, and that climate model discrepancies arise from cold tongue biases.
A low-pressure area (LPA) off Aurora province is likely to intensify into a tropical depression within 48 hours. The post LPA off Aurora may become tropical depression in 48 hours – Pagasa appeared first on Inquirer News.
A low pressure area (LPA) has entered the Philippine area of responsibility, the state weather bureau said. The post LPA enters PH, to bring rain over Eastern Visayas, Mindanao appeared first on Inquirer News.
The country will generally have cloudy skies and rainshowers on Sunday due to various weather conditions, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. The post Watch out for rain on Sunday appeared first on Inquirer News.
Millions of people are turning to water tank trucks in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu as house and hotel taps run dry because of an acute water shortage caused by drying lakes and depleted groundwater. The post Parts of southern India facing acute water shortages appeared first on Inquirer News.
Cebu Pacific on Saturday canceled two domestic flights as Pagasa says bad weather is affecting some parts of Luzon. The post Cebu Pacific cancels Batanes flights due to bad weather appeared first on Inquirer News.
The prevailing southwest monsoon will bring cloudy skies and scattered thunderstorms in Western Luzon on Saturday, Pagasa said. The post Southwest monsoon to bring cloudy skies, thunderstorms in Luzon appeared first on Inquirer News.