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Latest climate change blog by Rhonda McGovern discussing the recent masterclass “Confronting the Unmentionable – Overcoming the Climate Change Taboo” by Professor Chris Rapley.
Was the exceptional strength of ex-hurricane Ophelia when it hit Ireland on the 16th of October 2017 due to global warming or was it a chance occurrence resulting from natural variability?
The Academy Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee have launched an expert statement on future storminess.
The Environmental Protection Agency organised an information session on the work of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) during its 6th Assessment Cycle on 12 April. The event was hosted by the Royal...
Why should we march for science? Read more from Cormac Taylor, MRIA.
Expert Statement on ‘The Potential of Irish Grassland Soils to Sequester Atmospheric Carbon’.