ADAPTATION

Ro Khanna Backs Public Ownership Of PG&E As Fires Rip Through California
Ro Khanna Backs Public Ownership Of PG&E As Fires Rip Through California
by Jake Johnson
"The public utility is a much better option because you're not having to worry about maximizing…
Why Sydney Residents Use 30% More Water Per Day Than Melburnians
Why Sydney Residents Use 30% More Water Per Day Than Melburnians
by Ian Wright
This week Melbourne’s water storage dropped below 50%, a sign of the prolonged and deepening…
Cities Turn To Desalination For Water Security, But At What Cost?
Cities Turn To Desalination For Water Security, But At What Cost?
by Ian Wright and Jason Reynolds
Removing salts and other impurities from water is really difficult. For thousands of years people,…
Rewild 25% Of The Uk For Less Climate Change, More Wildlife And A Life Lived Closer To Nature
Rewild 25% Of The Uk For Less Climate Change, More Wildlife And A Life…
by Simon Lewis
The UK’s Labour Party has pledged to offer voters a Green New Deal at the next election.

IMPACT

Amazon Fires Explained: What Are They, Why Are They So Damaging, And How Can We Stop Them?
Amazon Fires Explained: What Are They, Why Are They So Damaging, And How…
by Jos Barlow, and Alexander C. Lees
Imagine a rainforest at dawn – the tall canopy laden with dripping ferns and orchids, tree trunks…
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Hurricane damage harms the most vulnerable, reveals inequality and social…
by Laura Szczyrba, PhD Student, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen's University, Ontario
When President Donald Trump travelled to Puerto Rico in October 2017, shortly after Hurricane Maria…
Australia's Coastal Living Is At Risk From Sea Level Rise, But It's Happened Before
Australia's Coastal Living Is At Risk From Sea Level Rise, But It's…
by Sean Ulm, et al
With global sea levels expected to rise by up to a metre by 2100 we can learn much from archaeology…
Why Rising Oceans Will Hit Some Cities More Than Others
Why Rising Oceans Will Hit Some Cities More Than Others
by Luke Jackson
“Sea-level rise” is a loaded statement and instils concern, scepticism and humour. From a sceptical…

POLITICS

How Voter Suppression Laws Are Working

Ari Berman, BillMoyers.com
What Are The Politics Of Climate Change?
by MSNBC
Environmental plans from the various presidential candidates are addressing the specific areas of…
Myths About Disaster Survivors Stall The Global Response To Climate Change
Myths About Disaster Survivors Stall The Global Response To Climate change
by Yvonne Su
The 2018 report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations body…
Climate science supports youth protests
Climate science supports youth protests
by Alex Kirby
The youth protests urging political action on climate change have won strong global backing from…
Talking About Energy Change Could Break The Climate impasse
Talking About Energy Change Could Break The Climate Impasse
by InnerSelf Staff
Everyone has energy stories, whether they’re about a relative working on an oil rig, a parent…

MORE....

New Research Shows How Much Methane Goes From The Ocean To The Atmosphere Each Year
New Research Shows How Much Methane Goes From The Ocean To…
by Lindsey Valich
New research uses data science to determine how much methane goes…
Peatlands Critical In Climate Change Fight
by National Geographic
Peatlands lock in more carbon than forests—and a new mapping effort…
The rise in marine heatwaves is harming ocean species
The rise in marine heatwaves is harming ocean species
by Dan Smale, Research Fellow in Marine Ecology, Marine Biological Association
In the midst of a raging heatwave, most people think of the ocean as…
After Greta Thunberg's Un Address, An Ethicist Weighs In On Our Moral Failure To Act On Climate Change
After Greta Thunberg's UN Address, An Ethicist Weighs In On…
by Monique Deveaux
In her address to the United Nations, Greta Thunberg charged adults…
Why The EPA Is Far More Vulnerable To Attack Now Than Under Reagan Or Bush
Why The EPA Is Far More Vulnerable To Attack Now Than Under…
by Walter Rosenbaum, University of Florida
The Trump administration has begun the third, most formidable White…
The Pros And Mostly Cons Of CO2 Emissions
The Pros And Mostly Cons Of CO2 Emissions
by Todd Bates, Rutgers University
What, quantitatively, is the social cost of carbon dioxide—the…
How Climate Change Is Affecting The Food You Eat
by CNN
Climate change is already having a negative impact on our food…
Across The World, Trees Are Growing Faster, Dying Younger – And Will Soon Store Less Carbon
Across The World, Trees Are Growing Faster, Dying Younger –…
by Roel Brienen and Emanuel Gloor
As the world warms and the atmosphere becomes increasingly fertilised…

EVIDENCE

Carbon rise could cause cloud tipping point
by Tim Radford
The planet’s temperature could zoom in an ever more greenhouse world, as researchers identify a…
3 Things Historical Literature Can Teach Us About The Climate Crisis
3 Things Historical Literature Can Teach Us About The Climate Crisis
by David Higgins and Tess Somervell
New novels about climate change – climate fiction, or cli-fi – are being published all the time.…
There Was A Record Temperature Surge From 2014 To 2016
There Was A Record Temperature Surge From 2014 To 2016
by Mari Jensen-University of Arizona
Global surface temperatures surged by a record amount from 2014 to 2016, researchers report.
Five Things Climate Scientists Actually Disagree About
Five Things Climate Scientists Actually Disagree About
by John Shepherd, University of Southampton
“Climate science isn’t settled” is a particular favourite, still repeated by various Republican…

WEATHER

Climate vs Weather
by Global Weirding with Katharine Hayhoe
It's freezing outside, so all that talk about global warming is just a bunch of hooey...right? Find…
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Three weeks without electricity? That's the reality facing thousands of…
by Anthony Richardson, Researcher and Teacher, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University
Last week’s storm system wreaked havoc across Victoria. Some 220,000 households and businesses lost…
100,000+ Fleeing California Wildfires Spead By High Winds
by Mercury News
Over 90,000 in Sonoma County told to flee as Kincade Fire advances
India Floods: Death Toll In Uttar Pradesh, Bihar Passes 100
by Al Jazeera English
Flooding in the north and east of India has killed more than 100 people. Four days of downpour has…

SOLUTIONS

Science Must Be Mobilized Like World War Ii To Fight The Climate Crisis
Science Must Be Mobilized Like World War Ii To Fight The Climate Crisis
by Tom Oliver
We’ve all but won the argument on climate change. The facts are now unequivocal and climate…
Human Limits To Growth May Be Here
Human Limits To Growth May Be Here
by Tim Radford, Climate News Network
Can we run any faster? How tall can we get? Humans who accelerated into climate change may now have…
How Fast Can We Transition To A Low-carbon Energy System?
How Fast Can We Transition To A Low-carbon Energy System?
by Paul N Edwards, University of Michigan
Any long-term solution will require “decarbonizing” the world energy economy – that is, shifting to…
Electric Cars Might Not Yet Be Totally Green, But Why We Should Buy Them Anyway
Electric Cars Might Not Yet Be Totally Green, But Why We Should Buy Them…
by Ranald Boydell
Transforming the way we travel is an essential part of tackling the climate crisis. The transport…

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