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The Greta Thunberg Effect: People Familiar With Young Climate Activist May Be More Likely To Act
The Greta Thunberg Effect: People Familiar with Young Climate Activist May Be More Likely To Act
by Anandita Sabherwal and Sander van der Linden
In the same time that Greta Thunberg has become a household name, public concern about climate change has reached…
Four Climate Strategies That Could Reach Across Partisan Divides
Four Climate Strategies That Could Reach Across Partisan Divides
by Rebecca Willis
Within the US, climate change is still a divisive issue. In Donald Trump, 71 million Americans voted for a candidate…
God Intended It As A Disposable Planet: Meet The Us Pastor Preaching Climate Change Denial
God Intended It As A Disposable Planet: Meet The Us Pastor Preaching Climate Change Denial
by Paul Braterman
Every so often you come across a piece of writing so extraordinary that you cannot help but share it. One such piece is…
Climate Heat Melts Arctic Snows And Dries Forests
What Lies Ahead For The Youth Climate Movement
by David Tindall
Students around the world returned to the streets in late September for a global day of climate action for the first…
Methane Ruling Seen as Ominous Sign With Barrett Poised to Join Supreme Court
Methane Ruling Seen as Ominous Sign With Barrett Poised to Join Supreme Court
by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams
The judge delivered a "puzzling and unsupported conclusion that the Bureau of Land Management can't limit methane waste…
How Much Do People Care About Climate Change? We Surveyed 80,000 People In 40 Countries To Find Out
How Much Do People Care About Climate Change? We Surveyed 80,000 People In 40 Countries To Find Out
by Simge Andı and James Painter
New survey results from 40 countries shows that climate change matters to most people. In the vast majority of…
Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro Is Devastating Indigenous Lands, With The World Distracted
Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro Is Devastating Indigenous Lands, With The World Distracted
by Brian Garvey, and Mauricio Torres
The Amazon fires of 2019 drove the greatest single year loss of Brazilian forest in a decade. But with the world in the…
How Dystopian Narratives Can Incite Real-world Radicalism
How Dystopian Narratives Can Incite Real-World Radicalism
by Calvert Jones and Celia Paris
Humans are storytelling creatures: the stories we tell have profound implications for how we see our role in the world,…

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Earth Has Stayed Habitable For Billions Of Years – Exactly How Lucky Did We Get?
Earth Has Stayed Habitable For Billions Of Years – Exactly How Lucky Did We Get?
by Toby Tyrrell
It took evolution 3 or 4 billion years to produce Homo sapiens. If the climate had completely failed just once in that…
How Mapping The Weather 12,000 Years Ago Can Help Predict Future Climate Change
How Mapping The Weather 12,000 Years Ago Can Help Predict Future Climate Change
by Brice Rea
The end of the last ice age, around 12,000 years ago, was characterised by a final cold phase called the Younger Dryas.…
The Caspian Sea Is Set To Fall By 9 Metres Or More This Century
The Caspian Sea Is Set To Fall By 9 Metres Or More This Century
by Frank Wesselingh and Matteo Lattuada
Imagine you are on the coast, looking out to sea. In front of you lies 100 metres of barren sand that looks like a…
Venus Was Once More Earth-like, But Climate Change Made It Uninhabitable
Venus Was Once More Earth-like, But Climate Change Made It Uninhabitable
by Richard Ernst
We can learn a lot about climate change from Venus, our sister planet. Venus currently has a surface temperature of…
Five Climate Disbeliefs: A Crash Course In Climate Misinformation
The Five Climate Disbeliefs: A Crash Course In Climate Misinformation
by John Cook
This video is a crash course in climate misinformation, summarizing the key arguments used to cast doubt on the reality…
The Arctic Hasn't Been This Warm For 3 Million Years and That Means Big Changes For The Planet
The Arctic Hasn't Been This Warm For 3 Million Years and That Means Big Changes For The Planet
by Julie Brigham-Grette and Steve Petsch
Every year, sea ice cover in the Arctic Ocean shrinks to a low point in mid-September. This year it measures just 1.44…
What Is A Hurricane Storm Surge and Why Is It So Dangerous?
What Is A Hurricane Storm Surge and Why Is It So Dangerous?
by Anthony C. Didlake Jr
As Hurricane Sally headed for the northern Gulf Coast on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, forecasters warned of a…
Ocean Warming Threatens Coral Reefs and Soon Could Make It Harder To Restore Them
Ocean Warming Threatens Coral Reefs and Soon Could Make It Harder To Restore Them
by Shawna Foo
Anyone who’s tending a garden right now knows what extreme heat can do to plants. Heat is also a concern for an…

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Here's A Proven Low Cost And Effective Low-tech Way To Slow Climate Change
Here's A Proven Low Cost And Effective Low-tech Way To Slow Climate Change
by Beverly Law and William Moomaw
Protecting forests is an essential strategy in the fight against climate change that has not received the attention it…
Finding Solutions: How India Farmers Could Switch To More Climate-resilient Crops
Finding Solutions: How India Farmers Could Switch To More Climate-resilient Crops
by Shruti Bhogal, and Shreya Sinha
India is witnessing a historic mass mobilisation of farmers against three new farm laws. The country’s government…
Why Small May Prove Beautiful For The Nuclear Industry
Why Small May Prove Beautiful For The Nuclear Industry
by Paul Brown
The nuclear industry in much of the world is struggling to survive. Reverting to small reactors may be its best hope.
New Study Finds Sea Level Rise Projections 'Are On the Money'
New Study Finds Sea Level Rise Projections 'Are On the Money'
by Jessica Corbett
"If we continue with large ongoing emissions as we are at present, we will commit the world to meters of sea level rise…
Wild Flowers And Bees Contend With Climate Heat
Wild Flowers And Bees Contend With Climate Heat
by Tim Radford
Many alpine flowers could soon fade out. Some bees may be buzzing off. The wild things are victims of climate heat.
Why Ocean Pollution Is A Clear Danger To Human Health
Why Ocean Pollution Is A Clear Danger To Human Health
by Jacqueline McGlade and Philip Landrigan
Ocean pollution is widespread, worsening, and poses a clear and present danger to human health and wellbeing. But the…
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Transparent Wood Is Coming, And It Could Make An Energy-Efficient Alternative To Glass
by Steve Eichhorn
Wood is an ancient material humans have been using for millions of years, for the construction of housing, ships and as…
The Greta Thunberg Effect: People Familiar With Young Climate Activist May Be More Likely To Act
The Greta Thunberg Effect: People Familiar with Young Climate Activist May Be More Likely To Act
by Anandita Sabherwal and Sander van der Linden
In the same time that Greta Thunberg has become a household name, public concern about climate change has reached…