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By 2500 earth could be alien to humans

Published: 13Oct2021

To fully grasp and plan for climate impacts under any scenario, researchers and policymakers must look well beyond the 2100 benchmark. Unless CO2 emissions drop significantly, global warming by...

Mitigating Agricultural Greenhouse Gases and Increasing Carbon Sequestration in a Circular Economy

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McGill's Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is pleased to host Mitigating Agricultural Greenhouse Gases and Increasing Carbon Sequestration in a Circular Economy--an international...

Expert: Supreme Court’s carbon tax decision

Published: 25Mar2021

In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled the federal Liberal government's carbon pricing regime is constitutional — a major decision that allows Ottawa to push ahead with its...

Volcanic CO2 emissions helped trigger Triassic climate change

Published: 14Apr2020

A new study finds volcanic activity played a direct role in triggering extreme climate change at the end of the Triassic period 201 million year ago, wiping out almost half of all existing species....

Geophysics could slow Antarctic ice retreat

Published: 10Nov2015

 Gravitational effects, variations in Earth structure could damp rise in global sea levels

Aerosol emissions in East Asia driven by consumption in developed countries

Published: 6Sep2016

Much of the influence on climate from air pollution in East Asia is driven by consumption in the developed countries of Western Europe and North America, according to research co-led by McGill...

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