All news stories from the Tyndall Centre


Mitigation on methadone: reliance on negative emissions locks in our carbon addiction

The Paris Agreement on climate change and the carbon-reduction plans of many governments (including the UK) are unwittingly reliant on unproven technologies to suck hundreds of billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere.

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:08

Global Temperature Could Reach the 2ºC Threshold by 2050

A new analysis finds that the 2°C (3.6º F) temperature target, the threshold for the world to avoid the worst effects of climate change, could be reached as soon as 2050, say seven of the world’s best climate scientists.

Pledges by 189 nations are inadequate to slow climate change

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:13

First major international conference to discuss the science behind the 1.5 °C climate goal starts today

The University of Oxford’s Environmental Change Institute (ECI) will host a conference attended by over 200 scientists, policymakers and business people. Findings will contribute to a Special Report on 1.5 degrees that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will produce in 2018.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 09:23

Kevin Anderson is the new Zennström visiting Professor in Climate Change Leadership

Climate researcher Kevin Anderson will be Uppsala University’s second holder of the Zennström visiting professorship in Climate Change Leadership.

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 14:32

Vacancy: Lectureship in Climate Change and Low-Carbon Development at UEA

The Tyndall Centre and the School of International Development (DEV) at UEA seek to recruit a talented, ambitious and dynamic lecturer in the area of climate change and low-carbon development.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 12:36