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Podcasts from the 4 Degrees and Beyond Conference - Implications of a Global Climate Change of 4 plus Degrees for People, Ecosystems and the Earth System. The conference was co-hosted by the Environmental Change Institute, the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and the Met Office Hadley Centre and took place in Oxford on 28-30 September 2009.

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Podcasts from the 4 Degrees and Beyond Conference - Implications of a Global Climate Change of 4 plus Degrees for People, Ecosystems and the Earth System. The conference was co-hosted by the Environmental Change Institute, the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and the Met Office Hadley Centre and took place in Oxford on 28-30 September 2009.

    Introduction to the 4 Degrees and Beyond Conference

    Introduction to the 4 Degrees and Beyond Conference

    Mark New, Reader in Climate Science at the School of Geography and the Environment, introduces the 4 Degrees and Beyond conference, its main themes and why it was important. Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

    • 10 min
    Greenhouse gas contributions and mitigation potential of agriculture

    Greenhouse gas contributions and mitigation potential of agriculture

    Third presentation of session 10 (Avoiding large climate change 2) from the 4 Degrees international climate conference: Greenhouse gas contributions and mitigation potential of agriculture: creating incentives within the existing carbon trading agreements

    • 9 min
    What will it take to avoid 2, 3 and 4+ degrees?

    What will it take to avoid 2, 3 and 4+ degrees?

    Second presentation of session 9 (Avoiding large climate changes 1) of the 4 Degrees international climate conference: What will it take to avoid 2, 3 and 4+ degrees? The importance of cumulative emissions. Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

    • 20 min
    Avoiding a 4+ degree world: A challenge for democracy

    Avoiding a 4+ degree world: A challenge for democracy

    Second presentation of session 10 of the 4 Degrees international climate conference.

    • 12 min
    Global emission pathways

    Global emission pathways

    Keynote address from session 10 of the 4 Degrees international climate conference: Global emission pathways: balancing Annex 1 mitigation with non-Annex 1 development.

    • 27 min
    The role of international transportation sectors in climate stabilization

    The role of international transportation sectors in climate stabilization

    Fourth presentation of session 9 of the 4 Degrees international climate conference.

    • 16 min

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