Australian climate scientists have hit back at their former Prime Minister Tony Abbott, describing his speech to a London think tank as being laced with distortions, falsehoods, misrepresentations, and misdirection...Read more
WASHINGTON — After hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria blitzed the nation, most Americans think weather disasters are getting more severe and see global warming’s fingerprints...Read more
A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below...Read more
One of the many dead Adélie penguin chicks found on Petrels Island in the Antarctica. Photograph: Y Ropert-Coudert/CNRS/IPEV
‘Catastrophic breeding event’ leads to demands for a marine protected area to be set up in East Antarctica...Read more
A farmer stands in her flooded house after a tropical depression in Hanoi, Vietnam October 13, 2017. REUTERS/Kham
Eight of the ten countries with the highest levels of displacement and housing loss are in South and Southeast Asia...Read more
A report by the International Energy Agency claims that emissions which will be saved by COP21 / Paris climate pledges currently on the table, will only delay Climageddon by 8 months...Read more
GOV. INSLEE: REPEAL OF CLEAN POWER PLAN IS ‘TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S TOTAL ABDICATION OF AMERICAN LEADERSHIP’...
Gov. Jay Inslee said the Trump Administration’s plan to repeal the Clean Power Act won’t deter Washington state’s efforts to limit carbon pollution...Read more
Starvation is ravaging Syria, but climate change is not directly to blame. Image: Tasnim News Agency
Drought brought on by climate change is not responsible for the Syrian war, scientists say, but it has helped to make conflict likelier...
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Forest fires are burning longer and stronger across the western United States, lighting up the landscape with alarming frequency. Residents are forced to flee, homes are incinerated, wildlife habitats are destroyed, lives are lost. Last year, the Forest Service spent more than half its annual budget fighting fires...Read more