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Global Climate Change

Temperature: 1983-2012 was likely to be the warmest 30-year period over the last 1400 years in the Northern Hemisphere ...
Precipitation: More land areas experience increase in annual precipitation ...
Mean sea level: The rate of global sea level rise accelerated to 3.2 mm per year for the period 1993-2010 ...
Extreme weather events: Most global land areas have experienced more heat waves since the middle of the 20th century ...
Ice and snow: The Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets have been losing mass. Glaciers have continued to shrink almost worldwide ...
Drought: Some regions of the world have experienced trends toward more intense and longer droughts ...
Impacts on human and eco-system: Climate change also affects human and ecosystems ...
Tropical cyclones: There are significant increasing trends in frequencies of tropical cyclones and very intense tropical cyclones over the Atlantic ...