Latest Glaciers News

UN agency cites worrying warming trend as COP28 summit grapples with curbing climate change

Dec. 05, 2023 06:15 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Nations weather agency is reporting that glaciers shrank more than ever from 2011 and 2020 and the Antarctic ice sheet lost 75 percent more compared to the previous ten years, as it released its latest stark report about the fallout on the planet from...

UN weather agency says 2023 is the hottest year on record, warns of further climate extremes ahead

Nov. 30, 2023 06:19 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.N. weather agency said Thursday that 2023 is all but certain to be the hottest year on record, and warning of worrying trends that suggest increasing floods, wildfires, glacier melt, and heat waves in the future. The World Meteorological...