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It’s getting hot in here, ain’t it?

We are only in early March and the news is already on the screens: 2016 is smashing heat records… According to NASA, January 2016 was the most abnormally hot month in history. And figures to be released for February should not make it any better. The satellite measurements’ data compilation (by Eric Holthaus, a specialist [...]

By |March 4th, 2016|Categories: Analyst's Insight|Tags: , , , , |

Climate change, a cereal killer? a serial killer?

A new study was published today by Dr Marco Springmann from the University of Oxford assessing the potential death toll related to climate change. This is the first try ever to actually see what the impact of climate change could be on agriculture and therefore on food supply. The underlying model is the International Model [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Analyst's Insight|Tags: , , , , , , |