21 relations: Climate change in the United Kingdom, David Karoly, Hadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Jean Palutikof, Met Office, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg (biologist), Oxford, Penny Whetton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Robyn Eckersley, Ross Garnaut, Tony McMichael, Tyndall Centre, U.S. News & World Report, United Kingdom, University of Melbourne, University of Oxford, Will Steffen, 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference.
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