The UN's World Meteorological Organisation said Thursday that 2010 was the warmest year on record, confirming a "significant" long-term trend of global warming and producing exceptional weather variations.
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The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) announced that 2008 saw the largest increase in greenhouse gases since 1998 during a press conference in Geneva.
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Delegates from 150 nations met in Geneva on Monday to try to plug gaps in climate information to help the world cope with global warming and threats like floods, wildfires and rising sea levels.
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GENEVA, Aug 28, 2009 (AFP) - Changing weather patterns mean experts face fresh challenges trying to forecast conditions, a leading meteorologist warned ahead of Monday's meeting of world leaders and environment experts in Geneva.
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