Essays Tagged: "IPCC"

Global warming true or false?

In 1996, The United Nations presented three Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports, these reports claimed to have the endorsements of 2,500 scientists, creating the "sci ... ientists from all over the globe, how do you make the decision of who is right and who is wrong?The IPCC reports claim to have the endorsement of 2,500 scientists; however, this turns out to be a grea ... cientists, compared to the 100 climate scientists who signed the Leipzig Declaration. Among the few IPCC climate scientists, there are some who "have expressed doubts about the validity of computer mo ...

(3 pages) 102 1 2.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Kyoto Accord Should we ratify it?

dress the problem of Global Warming, but also resolve and decipher the crisis that it withholds.The IPCC predicts that during the next century, the average rate of warming will be greater than anythin ...

(5 pages) 118 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Global Warming Controversy

of recent climate changeSupporters' positionSupporters of the global warming theory assert that:the IPCC reports correctly summarise the state of climate sciencethe historical temperature record shows ... this trend, but only when using greenhouse gas forcing [1] ( of recent climate change shows that the rise can be attributed to ...

(4 pages) 126 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Battling Climate Change: UNFC International Environmental Treaty analysis

d dealing with health, wildlife, our ecosystems and resources are all at risk. The Scientist at the IPCC have pointed this out using computer models that these incremental problems can add up. After t ... cycle responsible for the placement of vital rains in places will be affected. A scientist from the IPCC said "There is the possibility that a warmer world could lead to more frequent and intense stor ...

(9 pages) 93 1 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

Controversial essay Kyoto Protocol

is a reality we can only guess at how long we will be able to inhabit earth the way we do now. The IPCC has climate models that "anticipate a warming of 1.4 °C to 5.8 °C between 1990 and 2100 ...

(2 pages) 47 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

The Global Warming Epidemic

dy the recession of glaciers, dying of coral reefs, and increase in droughts worldwide. By 2100 the IPCC says that the earth's average temperatures will increase between 2.5 F and 10.4 F, more than 50 ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Kyoto Protocol

controlling CO2 production for years, with marginal success (Cunningham and Cunningham, 2001). The IPCC's first report known as the First Assessment Report was agreed in August 1990, despite heavy pr ... in the atmosphere at today's levels (Hare, 1998). At the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) meeting in Kyoto, Japan, in December 1997, 160 nations finally agreed on a landmark treaty cal ...

(7 pages) 39 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Global Warming

e," by Ronald Bailey, he questions the truthfulness of the International Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) research on global warming and its effects. Bailey, a renowned science correspondent for Reaso ... t is enough to drastically alter plants and life. His key statements are that the statistics of the IPCC are very improbable, using a method of modeling that isn't even accurate with real-life situati ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Global Warming

at only 52 climate scientists contributed to the Intro-Governmental Panel on Climate Changes report IPCC that was submitted to decision makers and politicians that questioned their motives and lack of ...

(5 pages) 82 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Climate Action: Introduction and Overview

nment has actively participated in international research and assessment efforts (e.g., through the IPCC), in efforts to develop and implement a global climate change strategy (through the FCCC Confer ... the scientific and technical information produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in its 1990 report. The IPCC consists of more than two thousand of the world's best scientists ...

(29 pages) 68 0 4.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The United States House of Representatives Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming.

conclusions have been certified by more than 45 scientific societies and academies of science. The IPCC has recently published reports stating that the global surface temperature will probably rise a ...

(7 pages) 26 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Global Warming - Persuasive Essay

use gasses the hotter the earth becomes. The third core principle is 3.) Climate models used by the IPCC, United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, fail to reproduce known past climat ... ds that the EDF is not the only interest group that is supporting climate change for an example the IPCC has done research involving climate change without the use of manipulation. The IPCC has also m ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Science Essays