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University of Exeter offering free online course on Climate Change

September 19th, 2013 by University of Exeter

FutureLearn, a multi-institution provider owned by the Open University, has announced the details of 20 massive open online (pilot) courses (MOOC) including the schedules for eight which are set to begin between October and December 2013. Most of the FutureLearn courses will last six to ten weeks and are aimed at large-scale interactive participation and […]

UK Met Office predicts near-record levels of global temperatures in the next few years

January 9th, 2013 by Met Office Hadley Centre

The UK Met Office reports that their December 2012 decadal prediction suggests that global temperatures over the next five years are likely to be a little lower than predicted in December 2011, but nevertheless we will continue to see near-record levels of global temperatures in the next few years. This means temperatures will remain well […]