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Paradox: cold sun warmed the Earth

It was found that the decrease in solar activity does not always lead to a cooling Scientists from Imperial College London and the University of Colorado recently presented the results of a new study of the sun. They were surprising: it seems that the decline in solar activity does not always lead to cooling.

It is well known that solar activity increases and decreases during the 11-year cycle, and with the decrease of the amount of solar radiation reaching the Earth, is also reduced. The new study analyzed the solar activity for the period 2004-2007, the period decreasing 11-year cycle.

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Earth begins to cool

Russian scientist claims that the Earth is not heated, but rather cools, after 7 years, the temperature reaches its minimum.

Global temperature reduction can begin on Earth after 7 years, said Head of the Laboratory for Space Research of the Main Astronomical Observatory of Russian Academy of Sciences Habibullo Abdusamatov, RIA "Novosti". Suspend deep cooling of thermal inertia of the oceans, so that the peak of global cooling scientists expect in the years 2055-2060.

"Based on in our laboratory studies, we have found that the temperature at the Earth from 2012-2015's slowly started to fall" — quoted Abdusamatova RIA

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Russia disappointed by the decision-making procedure in the negotiations on climate

Russia, Ukraine and Belarus disappointed making procedure documents following the climate change negotiations in Doha, where virtually been ignored comments by delegations, said the representative of the Russian Federation in the negotiations Oleg Shamanov.

The final decisions of the conference proposed by the chairman of Qatar for consideration and adopted almost simultaneously, one of them was an amendment to the Kyoto Protocol, officially launches the second commitment period. Russia immediately after the adoption of the package and applause sounded informed about the protest, which was announced before making decisions.

According to the representative of the Russian delegation at the consultations

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Russia will take into account when ratifying amendments to the circumstances of her adoption of Kyoto

Russia in the process of ratification of the amendment to the Kyoto Protocol, adopted at Doha, will take into account the circumstances of its adoption, which is considered "unprecedented violation of procedure", RIA Novosti member of the Russian delegation at the talks in Qatar Oleg Shamanov.

The final decisions of the conference during a meeting on Saturday evening have been proposed by the chairman of Qatar for consideration and adopted almost simultaneously, one of them was an amendment to the Kyoto Protocol, officially launches the second commitment period of the agreement. Russia immediately after the adoption of the package reported

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Venezuela and Peru claim to UN negotiations on climate

Venezuela and Peru claim to the presidency of the UN talks on climate change in 2014 after Poland, which will take the next conference in Warsaw, told reporters on Friday the head of the delegation of Venezuela, Claudia Salerno.

Negotiations the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in 1994, the Presidency of the conference are selected according to the principle of geographical rotation. In 2013, the conference should be adopted by a group of Eastern European countries, which, in particular, including Russia, and in 2014 the country will hold talks in the group of Latin American and Caribbean

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The participants of the UN climate talks to adopt a unified suite of solutions

The participants of the UN Conference on Climate Change adopted at the talks on Saturday, a package of decisions on all issues of the negotiation as a single "Doha climate portal" (Doha Climate Gateway).

Following the talks, stalled for more than 24 hours, the two sides almost simultaneously adopted an amendment to the Kyoto Protocol, officially launches the second commitment period, a package of decisions on financial issues, the outcome of the Working Group on Long-term, as well as a number of other decisions.

However, the U.S. special envoy on climate change Todd Stern, in his speech made a

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UN climate talks in Qatar ended abruptly, but successfully

The next UN conference on climate change in the Qatari capital, Doha, ended on Saturday evening with a delay for a day and a very unexpected way. Suite of solutions, including the amendment, which gives a "second life" Kyoto Protocol, after more than 10 hours of discussion behind closed doors was adopted less than three minutes.

Through the efforts of the President, the representative of Qatar, Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attii, approved a package of decisions "whole", that is, every decision was made on the condition that just will take all the rest. In this case, after a standing ovation,

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The last day of the UN climate meeting begins with the fear of failure

UN conference on climate change klimatadolzhna officially closed on Friday, however, a peculiar tradition of negotiations, in the morning on December 7 most pressing issues of the session in Doha will not yet be allowed — with community organizations, observers and some delegations accused the presiding country, Qatar, the apparent lack of political leadership and process management.

At present, the capital of Qatar, is the UN conference on climate change, it is attended by about 17,000 delegates from countries, observers and journalists. The main themes of a two-week talks, which began on 26 November, are conditions of the second

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Russia confirmed the refusal to participate in the Kyoto-2

Russian Federation confirmed its non-participation in the second period of the Kyoto Protocol and the willingness to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 to 25%, a statement made at the UN climate talks Presidential Advisor, Special Envoy on Climate Alexander Bedritsky.

"Our country is seeking to avoid a gap in their actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in 2013 will implement announced in Copenhagen and reaffirmed in Cancun targets on reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 25% by 2020 under the Convention. We will do this together with other developed countries, the overall share of global emissions are with us almost

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The number of countries in the global coalition for methane and soot rose to 25

Chile, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, the Maldives, the Netherlands and South Korea joined the global union Climate and Clean Air Coalition to reduce emissions of soot and methane, the number of participating countries is thus increased to 25, said the secretariat of the coalition.

Of the "big eight", including Russia, in May, decided to join the global effort to reduce emissions, "short-lived" climate change factors, primarily methane and soot.

Initiative to reduce the "short-lived" emission SLCF (Short-lived Climate Factors) in February 2012, put forward the U.S., Canada, Sweden, Ghana, Mexico, and Bangladesh, in partnership with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). According

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