CMCC Newsletter 07/2013
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SISC: the First Annual Conference

Lectures, thematic sessions, a debate on climate&media, theatre. The scientific community meets in Lecce for the Annual Conference of the Italian Society for Climate Sciences (Sept. 23-24, 2013) […]

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The media talk about the climate

Journalists, experts and scientists: a conversation about science and public opinion. A special event in the framework of the Sisc Annual Conference in Lecce: Monday, September 23, h. 18.00. […]

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Costa Concordia: CMCC takes part in the operations

Support to Italian Coast Guard by the Ocean Lab in Lecce where researchers are providing simulations of possible dispersal modelling of pollutants into the sea […]

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IPCC AR5 - WGI for Italian Journalists. Press Conference

Sergio Castellari, IPCC Focal Point for Italy, will introduce the Summary for Policy Makers of the IPCC AR5 - WGI in a web meeting on September 27, h. 12.00, after the the IPCC official presentation
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IPCC Press Release on AR5 WGI - IPCC Statement on the recent articles about forthcoming meetings

An official statement by IPCC, waiting for the publication of the Summary for Policymakers of the AR5 that will take place on September 27, 2013
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Wasted food emits more than most countries, FAO report says

Food wasting is the third-top world emitter after China and US, accounting for 3.3 billion tonnes of CO2e per year. Latest from Climate Policy News […]

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A climate agenda for Nigeria

A two-year research to analyze the challenges Nigeria is called to face from climate change effects. "Toward Climate-Resilient Development in Nigeria", a book by the World Bank with contribution of CMCC's researchers; R. Valentini and M. Santini (IAFENT Division) as editors […]

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Potential effects of climate change on hydrological hazards

A methodology to couple climatic scenarios and geotechnical analyses. A study published on Landslides, with contribution of CMCC’s Edoardo Bucchignani e Paola Mercogliano […]

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Innovation Benefits from Nuclear Phase-out, online on Climatic Change

Phasing out nuclear power stimulates R&D investments and deployment of technologies with large learning potential. A study by CMCC researchers E. De Cian, S. Carrara and M. Tavoni […]

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Alpine vegetation: sensor synergies for forest monitoring

How could climate change affect mountain plant species. A new paper published in International Journal of Remote Sensing with contribution of CMCC's Riccardo Valentini and Gaia Vaglio Laurin […]

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