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UK weather: temperatures forecast to drop further on Tuesday
Warnings of ice and snow across UK as forecasters say temperatures could plunge as low as -11 in Scotland

Harry Taylor

16, Jan, 2023 @4:05 PM

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UK weather: drivers warned as Met Office issues ice alert
Scotland, Northern Ireland and most of north of England affected by yellow weather warning

Robyn Vinter and agencies

02, Jan, 2023 @11:59 AM

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Weatherwatch: how the icicle got its name
The Old English word for icicle was once gicel, which has evolved with variants including ‘ickle’, ‘shockle’ and ‘shuggle’

David Hambling

29, Dec, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Country diary: An ocean of cloud obscures the valley and villages | Carey Davies
Beamsley Beacon, Wharfedale: The legacy of vast ice leviathans is still vividly evident

Carey Davies

27, Dec, 2022 @5:30 AM

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Melting point: could ‘cloud brightening’ slow the thawing of the Arctic?
The climate emergency is prompting some scientists to suggest extreme measures. But whether you call it geoengineering or biomimicry, others feel interfering with nature will have too high a cost

Andrew Anthony

27, Nov, 2022 @10:00 AM

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World faces ‘terminal’ loss of Arctic sea ice during summers, report warns
The dramatic vanishing of polar ice sheets will cause catastrophic sea level rise that will threaten cities, according to a major new study

Oliver Milman

07, Nov, 2022 @4:00 PM

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I’m going to spend five months with penguins, and no wifi or running water – here’s why | Mairi Hilton
Working in Antarctica is a wildlife enthusiast’s dream, but seeing the reality of climate disaster up close will be brutal, says Dr Mairi Hilton

Mairi Hilton

27, Oct, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Microphones dropped into ocean off Greenland to record melting icebergs
Artist Siobhán McDonald will turn recordings into an acoustic installation exploring humanity’s impact on the ocean

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

19, Oct, 2022 @4:00 AM

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East Antarctic glacier melting at 70.8bn tonnes a year due to warm sea water
Denman glacier in remote part of the continent could become unstable, possibly contributing to more sea level rise than predicted

Lisa Cox

14, Oct, 2022 @7:37 AM

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Why future sea levels matter to Suffolk’s Sizewell nuclear plant
Global coastal inundation is now expected to be far worse than previously predicted

Paul Brown

16, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Why we should forget about the 1.5C global heating target | Bill McGuire
Working to prevent every 0.1C rise can still give us hope, says Bill McGuire, professor emeritus of geophysical and climate hazards at UCL

Bill McGuire

12, Sep, 2022 @4:48 PM

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World on brink of five ‘disastrous’ climate tipping points, study finds
Giant ice sheets, ocean currents and permafrost regions may already have passed point of irreversible change

Damian Carrington Environment editor

08, Sep, 2022 @6:00 PM

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