Our ongoing research includes the study of climate variability, extreme events, and the role of the oceans.
A 2 page summary of our results to date, aimed primarily at the media, is available by clicking here.
More technical results, meant primarily for scientists, are presented below.
Global land temperatures have increased by 1.5 degrees C over the past 250 years
Berkeley Earth has just released analysis of land-surface temperature records going back 250 years, about 100 years further than previous studies. The analysis shows that the rise in average world land temperature globe is approximately 1.5 degrees C in the past 250 years, and about 0.9 degrees in the past 50 years.