Other scientists have since dismissed the claims as 'total nonsense'
While countries agreed to try to limit global warming to a rise of 1.5C, the actions they actually promised could see temperatures go up by twice that amount
'When I consider who to back as leader of the Conservative party, knowing where they stand on this issue, which is so important to me, will be absolutely central to who I support,' Energy and Climate Change Secretary says
'The severity of climate change impacts is increasing and is expected to increase substantially in the coming decades'
Institution has, however, blacklisted coal and tar sands companies
Such slumps have been ‘increasing in extent and intensity’ in the frozen north, scientists say
Animation shows what would happen to the world's average temperature if 'greenhouse gases continue to rise unchecked through the end of the century'
'This begs the question why the UK Government is still allowing vast new opencast coal mines to be proposed ... we don't need more warm words, we need our government to lock fossil fuels in the ground,' Friends of the Earth says
Research suggests we are slowly awakening a process that, in the past, has utterly transformed one of the biggest ice sources on Earth
Sweltering country seeks the relief of the monsoon, but this year's downpour could be up to 11 days late as officials blame climate change
Experts say the melting of the Totten Glacier over the next century would ‘have a huge impact’
The 'smell of the sea' could play an important role in reducing the effects of climate change
'Our global climate must be safeguarded to prevent against further global warming, and collective action is the only solution to rising seas and rising temperatures'
Researchers solve 'atmospheric mystery' of why levels of ethane suddenly stopped falling and started rising across the planet
Parts of Greenland have seen a 10C rise in the last 20 years and the resulting effect on the jet stream is bringing floods and Arctic weather to the UK
Severe wildfires, river floods and windstorms will affect certain areas of the continent every year