See how Asia’s Aral Sea shrinks before our very eyes in these time lapse photos
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Aral Sea 2004: Aral Sea 2006: Aral Sea 2008: Between 2009 and 2014 there were alternating dry and wet years. We’ve killed it!
Turkey Tells Egypt to Bypass Israel and Cyprus With Long Pipeline to Europe
SEPTEMBER 25, 2011
Turkish PM Erdogan on recent visit to Egypt; more energy influence at Israel’s expense. AP photo by Maggie Michael and Lee Keeth. Globes.
Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions
AUGUST 1, 2011
In 2009 the German Advisory Council on Climate Change (WBGU) determined that for a 75% chance of avoiding a 2 degree C temperature rise, the World must pollute less than 600 Gt CO2 between 2010 and essentially zero emissions in 2050. In 2009 Australia’s population was 22.0 Turkmenistan (5.1 tonnes CO2 per person. years. years).
UNU-IAS Reports and Policy Briefs
The Green Changemakers
FEBRUARY 12, 2013
UNU-IAS, April 2009, 36 pages Download report as a.pdf file (1.12 ISBN 978-92-808-4540-2 2013, 124 pages Download report as a.pdf file (4.59
Analysis by country of fossil fuel burning-based Carbon Debt and Carbon Credit
JANUARY 25, 2012
In 2009 the WBGU which advises the German Government on climate change estimated that for a 75% chance of avoiding a disastrous 2C temperature rise (EU policy), the World must emit no more than 600 billion tones of CO2 between 2010 and zero emissions in 2050. Most of this greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution has occurred in the last half century.