Climate change: the basics

The climate is changing

The changing climate is due to release of CO2 and other greenhouse gases by human activity

The science is beyond reasonable doubt


[1] NASA global land-ocean temperature chart downloaded 2.5.2019 from

[2] D McCoy & B Hoskins (2014) The science of anthropogenic climate change: what every doctor should know British Medical Journal BMJ 2014;349:g5178

[3] The Royal Society (2010) Climate change: a summary of the science
or from here

[4] IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)

[5] Global Warming & Climate Change Myths Skeptical Science website (viewed 12.3.2015)

First published: 2015
Last updated: 14 Jul 2019