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Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
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Fracking Is Expanding Drastically in the Southwest 19.11.2018 Truthout.com
Advocates say the fastest way to slow global warming is to stop all fracking now.

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California Wildfires: Where Is the Climate Change Outrage? 17.11.2018 Truthout.com
The recent and ongoing catastrophic wildfires in California indicate we have crossed a dangerous threshold of warming.

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Why Brazil's new president may cause more rainforest destruction, violence 16.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing president-elect of Brazil who campaigned with a pledge to "make Brazil great," has policy priorities critics say will hasten global climate change and increase violent acts against environmental protectors.
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How 'miniature suns' could provide cheap, clean energy 16.11.2018 BBC: Technology
Is much-heralded nuclear fusion finally ready to fulfil its promise of abundant energy for all?
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Worries over CO2 emissions from intensifying wildfires 15.11.2018 BBC News - Science & Environment
Rising numbers of extreme wildfires could result in a significant increase in CO₂ emissions, scientists have warned.
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'Cut lamb and beef' to fight climate change 15.11.2018 BBC: Front Page
The number of sheep and cattle in the UK should be reduced to help combat climate change, a report says.
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California wildfires: Is Trump right when he blames forest managers? 15.11.2018 BBC: World
Is poor management of forests to blame for deadly fires in California?
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For Minnesota tribes, climate adaptation focuses on culturally significant species 14.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
One of the perspectives highlighted at the annual Minnesota Climate Adaptation Conference, taking place Wednesday at the University of Minnesota, is that of the Native American communities that have been adapting to Minnesota's climate for centuries.
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What's the best way to escape from a wildfire? 14.11.2018 BBC: World
Fires have claimed dozens of lives in California. What's the best way to escape such deadly blazes?
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In an Age of Climate Change, Even “Titanic II” Is Not Safe From Icebergs 13.11.2018 Truthout.com
Climate impacts from a warming planet are often seen in ways contrary to what we might expect.

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California Wildfires Hit Grim Record Amid Trump’s Clueless Tweets 13.11.2018 Truthout.com
The Camp Fire in California has topped the state's record for most destructive fire.

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Scientists: Wind, drought worsen fires, not bad management 13.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Both nature and humans share blame for California's devastating wildfires, but forest management did not play a major role, despite President Donald Trump's claims, fire scientists say.
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As California Burns, Undocumented People Face Gap in Recovery Aid  12.11.2018 Truthout.com
What do the growing threat of climate-fueled disasters mean for the most vulnerable among us?

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New UN Report Warns of Impending Catastrophe as World Warms, Glaciers Melt 2.11.2018 Truthout.com
Despite warnings of "total ecosystem collapse," global governments have no imminent radical actions planned.

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Project to decode 'all complex life' on Earth 1.11.2018 BBC News - Science & Environment
Scientists set out to read the DNA of 1.5 million species, starting a "new chapter in biology".
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Climate change: 'Wetlands vital to protect cities' 29.10.2018 BBC News - Science & Environment
Urban areas need to cherish wetlands as a natural defence against flooding, experts warn.
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Rising seas will swamp homes, report says 26.10.2018 BBC News - Science & Environment
Climate advisors say coastal communities must "get real" about the possibility of 1m sea level rise.
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5 major crops in the crosshairs of climate change 25.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The plants that nourish us won't disappear entirely. But they may have to move to higher, cooler latitudes. Some places may find it harder to grow anything at all, because there's not enough water.
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Why India needs to worry about climate change 25.10.2018 BBC: World
The predicted consequences of global warming could be most devastating for South Asia.
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A new tool is helping the Twin Cities metro area brace for climate change impacts 24.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
To help the Twin Cities metro area plan for the future climate, the Metropolitan Council has released a tool with detailed maps showing how at-risk different spots are to flooding and extreme heat.
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