Highlights: Day one at the 1.5C conference on climate change in Oxford

The Carbon Brief summary of the first day of the 1.5°C conference in Oxford, focusing on what evidence the scientific community will need to produce to feed into a special report on 1.5C, requested by the United Nations after Paris and due for publication in 2018. Climate Analytics’ Carl Schleussner presented work on the differences in climate impacts between 1.5°C and 2°C levels of warming.