SCRIPPS SAYS CLIMATE CHANGE MAY REPRESENT "EXISTENTIAL" THREAT TO HUMANITY...

Veerabhadran Ramanathan.Rueters

 

There’s a very small but distinct possibility that rapid global warming could pose an “existential threat” to the survival of humans by 2050, UC San Diego said Thursday in one of the most dire forecasts yet about climate change...

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DEFYING TRUMP, PENTAGON MOVES TO PROTECT BASES FROM CLIMATE CHANGE...

Service members salute the American flag during a retreat ceremony Oct. 2, 2014, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The four military members represented each branch of the U.S. military and assembled to show solidarity. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Harry Brexel/Released)Wikimedia Commons

 

The Pentagon is moving forward with plans to protect its bases and operations from rising seas and other impacts of climate change, despite an order by President Trump to halt climate planning...

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THE REAL UNKNOWN OF CLIMATE CHANGE: OUR BEHAVIOR...

Receding floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey in Port Arthur, Tex. Urgent warnings from meteorologists of the hurricane’s dangers went unheeded by many. Credit Eric Thayer for The New York Times

 

As Hurricane Harvey bore down on the Texas coast, few people in that state seemed to understand the nature of the looming danger...

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WE HAVE A 5% CHANCE WE WONT EXPERIENCE A CLIMATE CATASTROPHE...

Professor Kevin Anderson, University of Manchester. Youtube

 

Cambridge Climate Lecture Series

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RELIGIOUS COMMUNITIES ARE TAKING ON CLIMATE CHANGE...

Members of the New Community Project tour the Navajo Nation near now-dry Washington Lake to learn how oil and gas extraction is affecting the Navajo people who live nearby. Sarah Tory

Churches that have long played a role in social justice are stepping up...

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REX TILLERSON SAYS U.S. COULD STAY IN PARIS CLIMATE ACCORD...

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“The president said he is open to finding those conditions where we can remain engaged with others on what we all agree is still a challenging issue.”

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CHINA STRENGTHENS CLIMATE PLEDGE AS WHITE HOUSE CREATES CONFUSION...

A Chinese worker from installs a solar panel project on a roof in Wuhan, China in April, 2017. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

 

China is pledging to accelerate its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as part of the Paris climate accord as the Trump administration sows confusion over its pledge to withdraw from the agreement...

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THE EVERGLADES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN HIT BY HURRICANES. THANKS TO CLIMATE CHANGE, IRMA COULD BE A DIFFERENT MATTER...

A mobile home community is flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Everglades City, Fla., on Sept. 11. (David Goldman/AP)

 

As residents of the Southeast are returning home and assessing the damage left by Hurricane Irma, Florida scientists are anxiously waiting to evaluate the storm’s impact on one of the state’s most valuable — and vulnerable — ecosystems: the Everglades.

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THE WEATHER REPORT IS CLIMATE SCIENCE, TOO...

Hurricane Maria. Sept 18, 2017 Naval Research Lab

 

If you turned to any cable news channel lately, you probably saw in-depth coverage of the hurricane du jour. A somber meteorologist pointed to a map depicting the storm’s predicted path, then cut away to the latest satellite image of a monstrous white pinwheel...

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UPDATE: TV NEWS PLAYS CATCH-UP ON THE CLIMATE-HURRICANE LINK...

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Cable News awakens. Sort of...

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