EU Science Hub

Search

Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC102257
Authors: 
LANGRAND Bertrand
CASADEI Folco
MARCADON V.
PORTEMONT G.
KRUCH Serge
Publication Year: 
2016
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC104406
Authors: 
ANNUNZIATO Alessandro
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC96939
Authors: 
PISTOCCHI Alberto
Millions to be exposed to extreme Humidity and heat globally Millions to be exposed to extreme Humidity and heat globally
©Fotolia, Kwangmoo
Aug 08 2017
Heatwaves amplified by high humidity can reach above 40°C and may occur as often as every two years, leading to serious risks for human health. If global temperatures rise by 4°C, a new super heatwave of 55°C may regularly impact many parts of the world, including Europe.
Floodings Weather-related disasters could affect around two-thirds of the Europeans
©Fotolia, victor zastol'skiy
Aug 05 2017

Weather-related disasters could affect around two-thirds of the European population annually by the end of this century. This could result in a 50-fold increase in fatalities compared to today if no measures are taken, according to a new study by the Joint Research Centre – the science and knowledge service of the European Commission. 

Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC105782
Authors: 
CAMMALLERI Carmelo
VOGT Juergen
SALAMON Peter
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC98725
Authors: 
DOTTORI Francesco
KALAS Milan
SALAMON Peter
BIANCHI Alessandra
ALFIERI Lorenzo
FEYEN Luc
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC98837
Authors: 
AJMAR Andrea
BOCCARDO Piero
BROGLIA Marco
KUCERA Jan
GIULIO-TONOLO Fabio
WANIA Annett
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC104841
Authors: 
PANAGOS Panagiotis
BORRELLI Pasquale
MEUSBURGER Katrin
YU Bofu
KLIK Andreas
JAE LIM Kyoung
YANG J.
NI Jinren
MIAO Chiyuan
CHATTOPADHYAY Nabansu
SADEGHI Seyed Hamidreza
HAZBAVI Zeinab
ZABIHI Mohsen
LARIONOV Gennady A
KRASNOV Sergey F
GOROBETS Andrey V.
LEVI Yoav
ERPUL Gunay
BIRKEL Christian
HOYOS Natalia
NAIPAL Victoria
OLIVEIRA Paulo Tarso
BONILLA Carlos
MEDDI Mohamed
NEL Werner
AL DASHTI Hassan
BONI Martino
DIODATO Nazareno
VAN OOST K.
NEARING Mark
BALLABIO Cristiano
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC103278
Authors: 
VOUSDOUKAS Michail
MENTASCHI Lorenzo
VOUKOUVALAS Evangelos
VERLAAN Martin
FEYEN Luc

Pages