"Climate News Roundup"
Met Office says world is warming up faster than at any time in 100 years — The Scotsman. Prediction: “At least half of the years 2009 to 2014 will be hotter than 1998, the warmest year on record. And their research predicts 2014 is likely to be 0.3C warmer globally than 2004. This is a sharp increase, as the average global temperature has risen by only 0.8C since 1900.”